Sep 03 2021

X-Marathon Expedition Adventure Race

  • Australia (AUS)
  • Off-Road Running
  • Off-Road Cycling
  • Paddling
  • Navigation
  • Other Disciplines
  • Team
  • Multi Day Event
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Length: 36 hours
Location: East Gippsland

X-Marathon is the toughest Adventure Junkie’s event and involves a non-stop navigation-based adventure race with plenty of mental and physical challenges for ultimate adventure racers.



What: fully supported 36 hour expedition adventure race for teams of four, premier category- Mixed; Female and Male categories. Two courses: Full - approximately 200 km and Half - approximately 150 km.

Disciplines: trekking, packrafting (Full course only) river and lake paddle (kayaking equipment is supplied), mountain biking - all navigation based.

When: 3-5 September 2021

Where: Paynesville, East Gippsland.

Registration open from March 2021




Per person: $450/$500/$550/$600

$450 - Fairy bird - open in March 2021
$500 - Early bird
$550 - Standard Registration
$600 - Late Registration (until 25th of Aug 23:59)

Limited to 25 teams



High-end linear course open for 36 hours, designed by expert racers for racers;
Shuttle bus to the start from HQ;
All gear logistics, including transport of kayaks and bikes;
Double kayaks two per team;
Electronic timing with per person timing tags;
On-line satellite trekking;
Satellite phone per team;
Two sets of maps for teams, including one waterproof;
Event t-shirts or other merchandise (if registered before 1st of August);
Coffee and snack at presentation;
Professionally shot pictures and videos;
Adventure-1 points calculation;
GST 10%

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