All GOLD runners (who enter 4 or 5 races) receive an event t-shirt for FREE. YAHOO!


Rapid Ascent greatly values the natural environment where we all run, walk and live.  As part of our commitment to environmental preservation and sustainability we are reducing the amount of event merchandise we provide at our events, a proportion of which always ends up in landfill.

All Gold Runner entrants (those who enter 4 or 5 races) who enter before Monday June 13 2022, will receive an exclusive, technical Trail Run Series 2022 Gold Runner T-shirt. This t-shirt will be available for collection at Smiths Gully, Race 2 of the Series. This t-shirt will NOT BE FOR SALE at the Trail Run Series 2022, however we have our famous range of Bitumen is Boring Hoodies, Technical Tee, Visors and Socks for sale.

Trail Run Series 2022 Exclusive Gold Runner T-shirt

Exclusive Gold Runner T-shirt for 2022 Trail Run Series. Moisture wicking, UPF 30-40, designed and printed in Australia.

Check out the size chart for men and women. and be sure to select the correct size and there will be limited opportunity to change your size.


Merchandise can be collected from race registration. No merchandise will be posted.

Bitumen is Boring Event Hoodie $75

Event Hoodie – a must have item with black fleecey fabric and striking coloured print. Available in unisex sizes – x-small to x-large.

Keep your hands and head warm before hitting the trails!

Designed and printed locally.

Bitumen is Boring T-shirt – $35

This custom designed technical Bitumen is Boring T-shirt is a must for all Trail Runners. Men’s and Women’s sizes available. Check out the size chart here.

Bitumen is Boring Technical Tee. Designed and printed locally. This new addition to our Bitumen is Boring range is moisture wicking, de-oderized, UPF 30 -40, highly breathable and easy care.

Bitumen is Boring socks $25

These custom socks carry our famous ‘Bitumen if Boring’ slogan loud and proud on a beautiful pair of high performance technical running socks by Geelong based business Steigen. ‘Half’ length with elasticated midfoot and cuff, these once size fit all socks keep the you blister free will soon become your running favourites!

Bitumen is Boring Visor $20

All cotton Bitumen is Boring Visor. Perfect for those crisp sunny autumn days!


Noise maker! Grab one of these Rapid Ascent branded cowbells and cheer on the competitors from the sidelines. Comes with a lanyard. It’s LOUD!

Running Waist Belt $15

Unsure where to store your keys or phone while running? We have a comfortable, reflective and adjustable running waist belt that fits your smart phone and stores valuable items while you run.
This can also be used to carry first aid requirements!