10 Editions in the Making
Race Headquarters, Australia
The harbour town of Port Douglas is 2,000 kilometres North of Brisbane and was established to service miners seeking their fortunes on the Hodgkinson River gold fields. The town has survived to the present day and will host the modern day adventurers of the 11th Edition of XPD from the 17-24th July 2020.
Teams arriving at the Cairns Airport on Friday the 17th July 2020 have the option of a transfer to the event headquarters at the Port Douglas Community Hall, located centrally in the resort town of Port Douglas. A gateway to the Cape York of Australia, the town is a vibrate tourist destination with average July temperatures of 17-25 degrees Celsius.
XPD is Australia’s own expedition length adventure race
Teams of four competitors from around the globe trek, mountain bike, and kayak for three to six days in this world-renowned expedition. These adventurers race day and night over a 500km course pushing themselves to the ultimate limits of human endurance. All team members complete all sections of the course and they must never be separated by more than 100m. Learn More Here