Entry Info and Fees

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ENTRY FEES 2020

TWO ENTRY FORMATS:

  • Six-Stage Rider – An entrant racing all 6 stages over the 4 days
  • Single-Stage Rider – Riders who enter less than 6 stages over the 4 days – allowing you to pick the races you want to do!

Online entries close 12:00pm AEST Monday 17 August 2020

SIX-STAGE RIDER

If you enter all 6 stages of The Redback the entry fees are as follows:

BASE ENTRY
(entries before 8:00 AEST Monday 13 July 2020)
LATE ENTRY
(entries after 8:00 AEST Monday 13 July 2020)
ADULTS$522$585
JUNIOR $419$466

**Note, online entries close for six-stage riders 17 August 2020.

SIX-STAGE RIDER INCLUSIONS

  • Entry to race week (6 stages over 4 days)
  • Event branded T-SHIRT
  • Event branded TRUCKER CAP
  • Finisher’s Bottle Opener
  • Ticket for the Final Presentation Dinner after Stage 6 at Mercure Alice Springs
  • Access to well-stocked water points during each stage of the race that include fruit cake, lollies, cookies, water and sports drink
  • Free usage of the facilities (including the pool!) at the event hotel – The Mercure Alice Springs
  • Lasseters Drink Voucher
  • Fully marked, marshalled course with professional traffic management
  • Professional medical support on course
  • Professional electronic timing and results
  • The friendliest event crew ever!

SINGLE-STAGE RIDER

If you want to enter individual stages of the race (one or more) the entry fees are as follows:

Adult Entry Fees

RACEBASE ENTRY
(entries before 8:00am Monday 20 July)
LATE ENTRY
(entries after 8:00am Monday 20 July to 12:00pm Tuesday 21 August)
Stage 1 $113 $124
Stage 2 $27 $39
 Stage 3 $113 $125
 Stage 4 $63 $75
 Stage 5 $79 $85
 Stage 6 $113 $125


Junior Entry Fees

Race BASE ENTRY
(entries before 8:00am Monday 20 July)
LATE ENTRY
(entries after 8:00am Monday 20 July to 12:00pm Tuesday 21 August)
Stage 1 $87 $95
Stage 2 $22 $27
Stage 3 $87 $95
Stage 4 $51 $63
Stage 5 $68 $75
Stage 6 $87 $95

SINGLE RIDER INCLUSIONS

  • Access to well stocked water points during each stage of the race that include fruit cake, lollies, cookies, water and sports drink
  • Free usage of the facilities (including the pool!) at the event hotel – The Mercure Alice Springs
  • Lasseters Hotel drink voucher
  • Fully marked, marshalled course with professional traffic management
  • Professional medical support on course
  • Professional electronic timing and results
  • Event photographers along the course to capture your finest moments

GROUP AND CLUB ENTRIES

The Redback is the ideal event to attend with a bunch of mates or MTB Club members. We welcome all groups/clubs with open arms and offer you the chance to WIN $1000 Cash for groups/clubs of 5 or more ‘Six-Stage’ riders.

Go to our Group and Club Entry Page for further details and how to WIN! 

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AIRPORT TRANSFERS

Airport transfers are provided by Emu Run Experience and are available for $27 per person per transfer. (including bike transfer). Transfers are just $15 without a bike.

TO BOOK: Airport transfer bookings are best made through the online entry system when you enter the event. Please ensure you complete all relevant flight details in the system; if you do not complete ALL the details, you transfer booking will not be confirmed. All airport transfer bookings must be made by 8:00 AEST Friday 31 July 2020.

If you have already entered The Redback but would still like to book transfers or if you have any queries, please email Annie via [email protected] or (03) 5261 5511.

Need to book a friend or family member on the same transfers? Please email Annie via [email protected] to make arrangements.

REFUND POLICY

If a competitor voluntarily withdraws from the event prior to 8:00am AEST Thursday 30 July, 2020 they have the option of:

  • Refund less a 25% administration fee (Minimum $10, Maximum $100)
  • Rapid Ascent credit for another event entry less a 20% administration fee

If a competitor voluntarily withdraws from the event after 8:00am AEST Thursday 30 July, 2020:

  • No refund or credit will be issued. This will be strictly enforced as costs for your entry have already being incurred. 

OTHER

  • Payment for online entries is via Credit Card transaction via our secure, 128-bit encrypted credit card payment gateway. Should you require alternative payment options please contact Rapid Ascent
  • Juniors must be under the age of 18 on race day
  • An entrant may transfer their entry to another rider for a $15 transfer fee up to 8:00am AEST Monday 17 August 2020 (but the earlier the better). No transfers will be accepted after this time.
  • If the event is deemed unsafe or unable to be held on the proposed date due to extreme climatic conditions, the following steps shall be followed:
  • Rapid Ascent will not reschedule the event.
  • Rapid Ascent will refund your entry fee

Note:

  • In all other circumstances it should be assumed that the event is still going ahead UNLESS otherwise stated.
  • Rapid Ascent reserves the right to alter or amend the originally proposed course(s) from that which was published on the event website for any reason.
  • Advice of any event cancellation or change will be made on the front page of the event website as early as possible before the event, and will be posted to the official race notice board at the registration marquee.