Event Schedule

Event Schedule 2019*

WEDNESDAY 21 AUGUST

ALL DAY

AIRPORT TRANSFER

Competitors arrive and airport shuttle operates. (Pre purchased only)

3:00pm - 6:00pm                         

REGISTRATION

Registration at the Mercure Alice Springs Resort (Event Centre and Event Hotel) Note – ALL competitors must register during this time.

3:30pm

SOCIAL RIDE

Come along for a social ride. Leaving from the Mercure Alice Springs Resort.

5:00pm - 6:00pm

HAPPY HOUR

The Mercure Alice Springs Resort invite you to Happy Hour and live music!

6:00pm

RACE BRIEFING                       

Race briefing and official welcome at Mercure Alice Springs Resort.

 

DINNER

The Mercure Alice Springs Resort bar and restaurant will be open for meals and drinks during and after these presentations.


THURSDAY 22 AUGUST

9:00am      

STAGE 1                

Tourism NT Stage 1 starts from Mercure Resort – XC racing stage.

4:30pm - 6:00pm   

STAGE 2

Stage 2 starts – up Anzac Hill in Central Alice Springs.

7:00pm

PRESENTATIONS & DINNER              

Presentations for Stage 1 and Stage 2 at The Mercure Alice Springs Resort - followed by a casual dinner open to everyone (user pays dinner)


FRIDAY 23 AUGUST

9:00am onwards

STAGE 3

Stage 3: Alice Springs Golf Club (Individual Time Trial)

6:00pm

PRESENTATIONS       

Presentations for Stage 3: Alice Springs Golf Club

6:45pm

STAGE 4

Stage 4 Night Race: Alice Springs Golf Club

from 6:30pm

DINNER

Dinner available at the Alice Springs Golf Club that's open to everyone. A range of tasty meals at reasonable prices.

8:30pm

PRESENTATIONS

Presentations for the NT Major Events Stage 4: Alice Springs Golf Club.


SATURDAY 24 AUGUST 

8:30am          

STAGE 5

Ultimate Ride Bicycle Centre Stage 5 starts from the Mercure Alice Springs Resort (XC Racing)

6:00pm   

PRESENTATIONS      

Presentations for Stage 5 at the Mercure Alice Springs Resort - on the lawns

6:30pm

DINNER

Casual dinner reccomendation: The Overlander Steakhouse


SUNDAY 25 AUGUST 

8:30am       

STAGE 6

Mercure Alice Springs Resort Stage 6 starts – XC racing stage from the Schwartz Cres /  Todd River crossing.

from 4:30pm

HAPPY HOUR(S)

Everyone is welcome to meet up nice and early to share a drink and a few stories from the week of racing over some live music at the Mercure 's poolside bar

6:00pm - 7:00pm

PRESENTATION CEREMONY

Presentations for Stage 6 and Official Race Presentations at the Mercure Alice Springs Resort

7:00pm

RACE FINALE DINNER

Everyone is invited to join us for a huge outdoor buffet at the Mercure to celebrate the end of the race. $30 for dinner tickets


MONDAY 26 AUGUST

ALL DAY          

AIRPORT TRANSFER     

Airport shuttle bus operates from Mercure Alice Springs Resort to the airport (pre-purchased only)

 *times may be subject to change (slightly) closer to the event

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