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 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

“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!


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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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