The Redback MTB Stage Race

Thursday 18th August – Sunday 21st August 2022

The Redback is a 4 day, 6 stage MTB race on the dusty trails surrounding Alice Springs in the very heart of Australia; first est. in 2008. With an infinite trail network and blue skies that stretch to the horizon – it is the perfect holiday escape for single track die-hards!

Book your much needed MTB holiday now and let’s reignite at The Redback in 2022!

What’s to love about The Redback?

  • Easy race logistics – stay in the one hotel; roll to the start lines; NO car or support crew needed!
  • Conducted on the infinite single track network around Alice Springs
  • Experience a unique landscape and desirable holiday destination
  • Beautiful mid-winter riding – under clear blue skies with low 20’s temps
  • Friendly, social atmosphere – great for groups of mates + solos
  • New trails & new super stages for 2022
  • Delivered with a personal touch – owned & organised by riders for riders

EVENT PROGRAM: The event program for the Redback MTB Stage Race is essential reading for all event attendees and covers details like event schedule, course descriptions, maps, rules and more. READ IT HERE.

“Each time I talk about this event to friends it is with the biggest smile on my face, lots of great memories that will last a lifetime.” Sarah B (2019 participant)

Event Details


6 stage MTB stage race over 4 days

Race all 6 stages OR pick and choose the stages you want to do!


Thursday 18th August – Sunday 21st August 2022


Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia (the Red Centre!)


For the MTB experience of a lifetime

with the easiest logisitics!


Click Here to Enter

View Refund Policy and COVID-guarantee HERE



$1,000 cash is up for grabs for your club or group of 5 or more ‘6-stage riders’. Click HERE for details

What an event! It’s so unique to race the Alice Springs trails. I couldn’t recommend it more! Paul van der Ploeg, 2019

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