Categories and Prizes

PRIZE MONEY AND AWARDS

 

The Malbunka:

  • 1st Male and Female - $500 cash
  •  2nd Male and Female - custom medal
  •  3rd Male and Female - custom medal

The Namatjira: 

  • 1st Male and Female - custom medal
  • 2nd Male and Female - custom medal
  • 3rd Male and Female - custom medal

To be eligible for prize money you must:

  • Complete all four stages in The Malbunka
  • Complete all four stages of the Run Larapinta as a 'Four-Stage runner
  • Enter online as a 'Four-Stage runner' prior to Stage 1

All prize money will be transferred post event, less international transfer fees if applicable. 

CATEGORIES

The following categories will be acknowledged after each stage as a 'Stage Winner'.

Four-Stage runners and single-stage runners are eligible.

The Malbunka and The Namatjira:

  • Junior (U/18) Individual - Male & Female
  • Prime (18-39) Individual - Male & Female
  • Veteran (40-49) Individual - Male & Female
  • Vintage (50-59) Individual - Male & Female
  • Masters (60+) Individual - Male & Female

 Categories are determined by your age on the first day of racing (Friday 11 August).

DAILY PRESENTATIONS

A daily presentation ceremony will be held each evening that will include:

  • Presentation of the leaders' yellow sticker to the leading male and female in the General Classification for both the Malbunka and Namatjira
  • Individual male and female category stage winners (four-stage runners and single-stage runners are eligible)
  • Plus a bunch of random prizes given away to runners across all divisions

FINAL PRESENTATIONS

A final presentation ceremony will be held on Monday evening to recognise the following from the past 4 days:

  • Top 3 male and females in the General Classification from The Malbunka and The Namatjira who entered as a Four-Stage Runner prior to Stage 1.
  • Top 3 male and female in each age category in The Malbunka and The Namatjira (listed above) who entered as a 'Four-Stage Rider' prior to Stage 1
  • Plus a bunch of random prizes

ADDITIONAL AWARDS

Dead Centre In The Red Centre

A special sticker will be presented to the overall male and female who finish dead centre in the field in each race. This applies to four-stage runners only.
 

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