Thursday 21st January 2021
The New Year is here so now is the time to start planning your mountain bike adventures for the coming year. After the wash that was 2020 we are all itching to get back out on our bikes, enjoying the atmosphere and buzz of lining up at the start line with fellow like-minded individuals. Read More
Tuesday 17th November 2020
It's time to get excited again for the Convict 100 mtb marathon!
Even though the 2020 version of the event was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we're all in for the 2021 version scheduled for Saturday 1st May.
All those riders who were due to race in 2020 have hopefully used the extra time wisely by getting out on the trails solo, ready to make an impact in 2021. Read More
Monday 20th July 2020
It is with great disappointment that we must announce the postponement of the Convict 100 event planned for Saturday, 1st August 2020 in St. Albans. The event is now rescheduled for Saturday, 1st May 2021. An increase in COVID-19 cases in NSW over the past week have led a key event stakeholder to withdraw their support for the event for 2020, meaning we have no alternative but to postpone the event. Read More
Monday 16th March 2020
It is with a heavy heart that we have to postpone the Convict
100 planned for Saturday 2nd May. Over the weekend it has become apparent that
this decision was unavoidable due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The event is not
cancelled, just postponed, to Saturday
1st of August, 2020. Read More
Monday 3rd February 2020
The Convict 100 is an ‘institution’ in Australian mountain biking!
As one of the first marathon events established in Australia, it consistently inspires entrants to push their personal boundaries.
The 2020 event will be the 16th installment of the “Century of Dirt” and with 100km, 68km & 44km courses available there is a distance to suit riders of all skill & fitness levels. Read More
Sunday 19th January 2020
Have you locked in your ticket to ride the Convict this year?
The Convict 100 is one of Australia’s most challenging MTB marathon races following the historic Convict Trail through the Dharug and Yengo National Parks, with the course featuring a mix of fast fire trail, technical rock gardens, rocky descents and spectacular ridgeline views. Read More
Monday 2nd December 2019
In just over five months another strong field of riders will assemble to take on one of Australia’s favourite and longest running mountain bike marathons; The Convict 100. Will you be joining them in 2020?
Over the last 15 years, on the first weekend in May, some 18,100 riders have embraced the sleepy township of St. Read More
Thursday 9th May 2019
Saturday, 4th May saw over 950 mountain bikers hit the trails around the normally sleepy hamlet of St Albans for another edition of the iconic Convict 100. New tales of triumph and achievement were carved into the history of the event as riders enjoyed the 100km, 68km and 44km courses. Read More