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Adventurous spirits never dampened at Adventurethon Kalbarri.

Kalbarri came to life as the Adventurethon course traversed the breathtaking terrain over the weekend. Starting with a 22km run along the Bigurda trail and the coastline into the town of Kalbarri . [caption id="attachment_8089" align="alignleft" width="300"] Tom Chadbourne[/caption] The first 8km of Bigurda trail making up one...

Why Compete in Adventurethon?

[caption id="attachment_7973" align="alignleft" width="196"] The view from Hawkings Point on Magnetic Island at Adventurethon Magnetic Island - even the juniors get to experience this thrill[/caption] Why compete in Adventurethon? What is it that lures us towards this type of event…one which takes us from the comfort...

How to buy your first proper mountain bike

If you are considering buying your first proper mountain bike, congratulations! There is so much fun to be had on 2 wheels and amongst the best of nature, however you have been warned… Mountain Bike riding is addictive and you might find it taking you around...

Volunteer Spotlight – Tracy Grosvenor

We all know that any great event can’t work without the support of great people. And on this National Volunteers Week we wanted to take a moment to acknowledge how much we appreciate each and every person who volunteers for us. Every volunteer makes a...

Volunteer Spotlight – Darren & Tracey Thomas

[caption id="attachment_7780" align="alignleft" width="300"] Thomas family[/caption] We all know that any great event can’t work without the support of great people. And on this National Volunteers Week we wanted to take a moment to acknowledge how much we appreciate each and every person who volunteers for...

Volunteer Spotlight – Steve & Val Davies

We all know that any great event can’t work without the support of great people. And on this National Volunteers Week we wanted to take a moment to acknowledge how much we appreciate each and every person who volunteers for us. Every volunteer makes a...

Volunteer Spotlight – Julie Underwood

We all know that any great event can't work without the support of great people. And on this National Volunteers Week we wanted to take a moment to acknowledge how much we appreciate each and every person who volunteers for us. Every volunteer makes a...

Riding Switchbacks on your Mountain Bike

There are no shortcuts to better mountain biking. You need to learn the skills and practice, practice, practice. Once those skills are second nature, the speed will come and you will find yourself on trickier courses and enjoying your mountain biking even more. Tight switchback turns are tricky...

Adventurethon Magnetic Island 2016 Race Report

Adventurethon Magnetic Island would kick off the 21st Adventurethon event on March 19 & 20 and so we were thrilled when higher than expected numbers meant a sell-out event before regos closed. In the two weeks leading up to the event, the ‘dome’ over Townsville...

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Athlete/Sponsor Profile – Michael Pannach

When you think of Lawyers, you don’t typically think of fun and adventurous (or maybe that’s just me), so we were pleasantly surprised when the Connolly Suthers team joined Adventurethon as a Sponsor. To say they have embraced the adventurous would be an understatement. Here...