Please support those that support the events you do... thank you to all our event sponsors.

If you are interested in being involved as a sponsor of the Run Larapinta Stage Race please contact Rapid Ascent on 03 5261 5511 or email at info@rapidascent.com.au.


Mercure Alice Springs Resort

The Mercure Alice Springs Resort combines efficient and friendly service with modern amenities. Situated on Todd River and only five minutes from the town centre, its low rise architecture and lush native landscaping contribute to the relaxed ambience. The resort has 139 guest rooms and facilities including 24 hour reception, free WiFi, three multi purpose function rooms, guest laundry, restaurant, bar and complimentary onsite parking.



Find Your Feet

World and National Champion trail runner and orienteer Hanny Allston launched Find Your Feet in November 2009 and now they offer Australia’s largest trail running equipment and apparel range for trail runners via their online store and retail outlet in Hobart. They also conduct workshops, running tours, coaching and plenty more.


Black Diamond

We are a company of users. It as who we are. We are the greatest dreamers about what could be, and the harshest of critics about what exists. Because of this, the creation of Black Diamond is a process that will never end. The company today is more committed than ever, thanks to the many people who work for our global brand whose limitless energy and hands-on involvement have created a promising future for all outdoors folk.


Hammer Nutrition

Hammer Nutrition is at the cutting edge of Sports Nutrition. Hammer has focused on making products using only ingredients which we believe are of benefit to the athlete. This means that our products contain no added simple sugars, colourings, preservatives and anything which is harmful to the rider’s performance


Hanny Allston

We are excited to re-appoint Hanny Allston from Find Your Feet as our official training partner for the 2018 Run Larapinta Stage Race.

Hanny won Run Larapinta Malbunka outright in 2016 and is one of Australia’s most accomplished trail runners and orienteers with World, National and State Championships to her name as well as numerous course records and race victories all under her belt.


Event Partner

Glen Helen Lodge

For camping, backpackers or motel guests, adventure holidays or a relaxing drive, Glen Helen Homestead Lodge can cater to all styles of self drive holidays in the red centre. With an array of activities, stunning scenery, award winning dining and talented Australian musicians. Glen Helen is the perfect place to immerse yourself in the true Australian outback lifestyle.



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