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2021 - the adventure returns

2021 Events

Participate in one of our events below and raise money for those in need.

1. Lap TAS
Live!

If you are lucky enough to be in Tasmania & have some time up your sleeve, you can physically cycle one of the Ride Options (self-guided)

2. Lap TAS
Virtual!

If you are located anywhere in Australia, outside of Tasmania, you can virtually cycle one of the Ride Options & challenge yourself close to home.

Ride Options

The 2021 Edition will run through the following towns in a CLOCKWISE direction beginning at StGiles in Launceston.

Day 1: Launceston > Bridport

75km | 680m ascent

Day 2: Bridport > St Helens

110km | 1100m ascent

Day 3: St Helens > Swansea

120km | 525m ascent

Day 4: Swansea > Hobart

135km | 900m ascent

Day 5: Hobart > Tarraleah

130km | 1450m ascent

Day 6: Tarraleah > Queenstown

130km | 1050m ascent

Day 7: Queenstown > Tullah

125km | 1250m ascent

Day 8: Tullah > Gowrie Park

85km | 1520m ascent

Day 9: Gowrie Park > Launceston

110km | 650m ascent
  • Day 1: Launceston > Bridport

    75km | 680m ascent
  • Day 2: Bridport > St Helens

    110km | 1100m ascent
  • Day 3: St Helens > Swansea

    120km | 525m ascent
  • Day 4: Swansea > Hobart

    135km | 900m ascent
  • Day 5: Hobart > Tarraleah

    130km | 1450m ascent
  • Day 6: Tarraleah > Queenstown

    130km | 1050m ascent
  • Day 7: Queenstown > Tullah

    125km | 1250m ascent
  • Day 8: Tullah > Gowrie Park

    85km | 1520m ascent
  • Day 9: Gowrie Park > Launceston

    110km | 650m ascent

Full Map

CLOCKWISE
1020km | 9125m ascent
9 Days Riding | 1 Rest Day

Start & End: Launceston

75km - 110km - 120km - 135km - 130km - 130km - 125km - 85km - 110km

east Map

440km | 3205m ascent | 4 Days Riding
Start: Launceston | End: Hobart
75km - 110km - 120km - 135km

west Map

580km | 5920m ascent | 5 Days Riding
Start: Hobart| End: Launceston
130km - 130km - 125km - 85km - 110km


Route Descriptions

Ride Description

Departing from StGiles in Launceston,we head in a north-easterly direction to the stunning seaside town of Bridport; on Day 2 we ride via Scottsdale, Derby, Pyengana to the home of the Bay of Fires, a bid day of climbing, hence pace yourself; Day 3 praying for a tailwind we scoot down the East Coast to Swansea via Scamander, Bicheno; Day 4 we continue down the coast via Orford where we take a righ turn and follow the gorge up the Prosser river to Hobart. Rest Day in Hobart where you can catch up on sleep, laundry & speaking to your loved ones. Day 5 we begin our West Coast mission The ride out of Hobart along the River Derwent is just stunning, soon we begin to ascend after Ouse, making our way to the lovely Tarraleah. Day 6 we climb after crossing the Nive River, with some reprive around Derwent Bridge bas we make our way through the windy roads of the unique and stunning Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park. Day 7 Having enjoyed the rich history of Queenstown, we head towards the coast via Strahan, the relaxing Macquarie Harbour before we climb towards Zeehan onto Tullah. Day 8 will be a big day of climbing, filled with beautiful remote scenery through the Black Bluff Nature Recreation Area to Gowrie Park. Day 9 will be kind to you as we roll back into Launceston via Deloraine. Well done!

IMPORTANT: Riders must be accustomed to being on the bike for 5+ hours per day for at least 4/5 days in a row. You must be able to ride an average of 15-20km/h along various gradients and weather conditions, riding in a group.

Please ensure that you are both physcially and posture fit for long days in the saddle.

a 100% Charity Ride by:

MAGLIA NERA TOURS PTY LTD

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