Seven challenging hilly rides to test every rider

50 km Tidbinbilla Challenge

  • Start time: 8.30am
  • 3.5 hour target time
  • 880 metres of climbing
  • Grades are up to 11%
  • Participants will be electronically timed at the start and finish
  • Throw and go tags to be handed in at Gravel Pit checkpoint
  • Water and nutrition available at checkpoints

Training program

50 km Tidbinbilla Challenge training program

Route map

Basic route map

Ride profile

Fitz’s Challenge 50km Route Profile 

GPX file

50 km – https://ridewithgps.com/routes/32108472


105 km Tharwa Challenge

  • Start time: 8am
  • 7 hour target time
  • 1660 metres of climbing
  • Grades are up to 11%
  • Participants will be electronically timed at the start, Tharwa and finish
  • Water and nutrition available at checkpoints

Training program

105 km Tharwa Challenge training program

Ride map

Basic route map

Ride profile

Fitz’s Challenge 105km Route Profile 

GPX file

105 km – https://ridewithgps.com/routes/32108455


130 km Corin Challenge

  • Start time: 8am
  • 9 hours target maximum time
  • 2,250 meters of vertical climbing
  • Grades up to 12%
  • Participants will be electronically timed at the start, Tharwa and finish.
  • Throw and go tags to be handed in at Corin Forest checkpoint
  • Water and nutrition available at checkpoints

Training program

130 km Corin Challenge training program

Ride map

Basic route map

Basic route map: jpg

Ride profile

Fitz’s Challenge 130 km Route Profile

 GPX file

130 km – https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31852156


165 km Fitz’s Classic

  • Start time 7am
  • 11 hour target time
  • 2940 metres of climbing
  • Grades are over 12%
  • Participants will be electronically timed at the start, Rendezvous Creek and finish
  • Water and nutrition available at checkpoints
  • Lunch provided at the Tharwa checkpoint on the return leg

Training program

165 km Fitz’s Classic training program

Ride map

Basic route map

Basic route map: jpg

Ride profile

Fitz’s Challenge 165km km Route Profile 

GPX file

165 km – https://ridewithgps.com/routes/32108352


180 km Fitz’s Classic Plus

  • Start time: 7am
  • 12.5 hours target maximum time
  • 3,450 meters vertical climbing
  • Grades up to 12%
  • Participants will be electronically timed at the start, Rendezvous Creek and finish.
  • Throw and go tags to be handed in at at Uriarra Homestead checkpoint
  • Water and nutrition available at checkpoints
  • Lunch provided at the Tharwa checkpoint on the return leg

Training program

185 km Orroral Challenge training program

Ride map

Basic route map

Basic route map: jpg

Ride profile

Fitz’s Challenge 185km km Route Profile 

GPX file

185 km – https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31852212


210 km Fitz’s Epic

  • Start time: 6am
  • 13.5 hour target time
  • 4030 metres of climbing
  • Grades are over 12%
  • Participants will be electronically timed at the start, Rendezvous Creek and finish
  • Throw and go tags to be handed in at Honeysuckle Creek and Corin Forest checkpoints
  • Water and nutrition available at checkpoints
  • Lunch provided at the Tharwa checkpoint on the return leg

Training program

210 km Fitz’s Epic training program

Ride map

Basic route map

Basic route map: jpg

Ride profile

Fitz’s Challenge 210km Route Profile 

GPX file

210 km – https://ridewithgps.com/routes/32108539


255 km Fitz’s Extreme

  • Start time: 6am
  • 13.5 hour target time
  • 5000 metres of climbing
  • Grades are over 12%
  • Participants will be electronically time at the start, Rendezvous Creek and finish
  • Throw and go tags to be handed in at Orroral, Honeysuckle Creek and Kangaroo Creek checkpoints
  • Water and nutrition available at checkpoints
  • Lunch provided at the Tharwa checkpoint on the return leg

Training program

255 km Fitz’s Extreme training program

Ride map

Basic route map

Basic route map: jpg

Ride profile

Fitz’s Challenge 255km Route Profile 

GPX file

255 km – https://ridewithgps.com/routes/36523450