13-21 January 2018, Adelaide
Santos WTDU 11-14 January

Bupa Challlenge Tour Individual registration

Individual rego

Feel the burn of a UCI WorldTour stage in the Bupa Challenge Tour, presented by The Advertiser.

Ride Bupa Stage 4 of the Santos Tour Down Under just hours before the pros hit the roads of South Australia. 

Registrations have closed.

2018 Start Locations 


Bupa Member


Cycling SA Member*



The Parade, Norwood (137.4km) 







Gumeracha (100km)







Mount Torrens (65km)







Campbelltown (18km)







*Members entitled to a discount must provide their member or staff number upon booking. 

Ride for a Reason with Cancer Council SA and you could ride for free.

Join hundreds of passionate cyclists who will ride to beat cancer in the 2018 Bupa Challenge Tour.

Your entry to the Bupa Challenge Tour includes:

  • Official Bupa Challenge Tour event jersey (must be worn on event day) 
  • Option to ‘Ride for a Reason’ to raise money for Cancer Council SA 
  • Identification and timing chip for all participants 
  • Your ride time recorded and published 
  • Cloak room service to transport your items from your nominated start location to the finish
  • Lunch on arrival at the finish location
  • Post-event rider festivities area 
  • Live broadcast of Bupa Stage 4 of the Santos Tour Down Under on the big screen at the post-event rider festivities area 
  • Free viewing of Bupa Stage 4 of the Santos Tour Down Under finish, live and in person 
  • Refreshment stations along the route 
  • Photographer along the route ready to take your action shots (images can be purchased after the event) 
  • Medical support 
  • Mechanical support 
  • Sweep vehicles to take you to the next refreshment stop if you are unable to continue or require mechanical support 

What you need to participate :

  • A mechanically sound bike 
  • Australian standard approved helmet in good condition 
  • Your own water bottle and any additional snacks you need during the ride 
  • A spare tube, pump and puncture repair kit (including tyre levers) 
  • Wet weather gear, sunscreen, photo ID and mobile phone or money for a phone call 
  • You will need to supply your own security lock/chain, as this is NOT included in your registration 
  • Event organisers will not be responsible for bikes or personal items. 

Bupa Challenge Tour Jersey

All participants MUST ride in the supplied official event jersey. If you are not wearing the official event jersey or your ID chip on the ride day, you will be excluded from participating in refreshment stops or the post-event rider festivities area.

Bus Transfers

Bus Transfers are available to get you and your bike to and from your chosen start and finish locations. Click here to find out more.

Please note: any registrations for the Bupa Challenge Tour received after 5pm ACDT 11 January 2018 will not have their names included in the commemorative wrap that will be produced by The Advertiser.

Registrations have now closed.

Bupa Challenge Tour 2017
Bus transfers

Get to your chosen Bupa Challenge Tour start location with your bike by bus transfer.

City of Adelaide
The Advertiser
Bupa Partners
Hilton Adelaide - Premier Partner of the Santos Tour Down Under
Motor Accident Commission - Premier Partner of the Santos Tour Down Under
Singapore Airlines Linear Logo
University of SA
bolle new
People's Choice Credit Union
Pure Blonde
Triple M
Channel 9
South Australia Police
Bike Exchange - Major Partner of the Santos Tour Down Under
Cancer Council
Canyon - Corporate Partner of the Santos Tour Down Under
Lazer - Corporate Partner of the Santos Tour Down Under
Leader Computers
Staging Connections
Suzuki Motorcycles
Wilson Parking
99 Bikes
SA Produce
signs inc
White Marquee Event Hire