10 Editions in the Making
Race Headquarters, Australia
Palm Cove is a quiet and relaxing village by the sea where centuries old “paperbark” Melaleuca trees line the casual esplanade. The town will host the modern day adventurers of the 11th Edition of XPD.
Teams arriving at the Cairns Airport on Friday the 16th July 2021 have the option of a transfer to the event headquarters at Palm Cove. 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