Next Event: Saturday 16th July 2022
Wild Horse Mountain, Sunshine Coast, QLD


Sunshine Coast Enter Now
Date Saturday 16th July 2022
Type Classic Course, Kids Course, Novice Course
Location Wild Horse Mountain, Sunshine Coast, QLD
Blue Mountains (Saturday) Enter Now
Date Saturday 17th September 2022
Type Classic Course, Novice Course
Location Glenbrook, Blue Mountains, NSW
Blue Mountains (Sunday) ENTER NOW
Date Sunday 18th September 2022
Type Classic Course, Novice Course
Location Glenbrook, Blue Mountains, NSW
Royal National Park ENTER NOW
Date Saturday 26th November 2022
Type Classic Course, Novice Course
Location Audley, Royal National Park, NSW
Lake Macquarie Entries Open:
Date Saturday 11th February 2023
Type Classic Course, Novice Course
Location Cams Wharf, Lake Macquarie, NSW
Brisbane Entries Open:
Date Saturday 11th March 2023
Type Classic Course, Novice Course
Location The Gap, Brisbane, QLD


Each team must be made up of two participants. No single teams are available. Teams must stay together at all times (no relays). The minimum age is 8 years on both courses (Novice & Classic) when accompanied by an adult, and 14 years if two teenagers are racing together. The Sunshine Coast Kids Course is designed for kids aged 5-14yrs, more info on this special event is available HERE.

Each course has the following categories:

  • Males
  • Females
  • Mixed
  • Kids Course – Sunshine Coast Event Only.

So what are you waiting for? If you have a pair of trainers, a mountain bike, and a real sense of adventure, and are checking out this page, the Max Adventure Race Series is definitely for you.

For specific information about each race location click HERE.

Entry Details

Entries close by midnight on the Wednesday prior to each event race date.

Single Day Event – Prices per person

Early Bird Entry – first month after entries open$95*$105*
Standard Entry – 2nd month after entries open$105*$115*
Final Entry – one month prior to event date$115*$125*

* A $1 plus 2.5% processing fee applies

Included in your entry fee

  • Race maps for your team
  • Race bibs
  • A Max Adventure Race Series finishers medal
  • Prizes & giveaways
  • Kayaks, paddles and personal flotation devices (PFDs)
  • Professional timing system
  • Qualified first aid team
  • Professional event photos (available for purchase)

Entry requirements

To participate in the Max Adventure Race Series, all participants must:

  • Be able to swim 100m
  • Be able to ride a bike
  • Be able to read a topographic map (see example here)
  • Have a basic level of fitness and able to cope with the demands of the event
  • Minimise their impact on the environment during the event and respect other users of the land
  • Accept responsibility for themselves and their belongings
  • Be prepared to follow the rules and conditions included in the final instructions

Mountain Bikes

You will need to supply your own mountain bikes & helmets (one per person) for each event unless you choose to hire one from our preferred supplier HERE.

Kayaks & PFD’s

You will be provided kayaks, paddles and pfd’s for the kayaking legs for each event.

Wet Weather Cancellation

In the case of bad weather, we will notify you as early as possible in the event there is a likelihood that National Parks or Race organisers determine that the event is unsafe to proceed. We will announce it on the event website and email all registered participants once a decision has been made. Updates will also be posted on our Facebook page.