2019 Entry Fees and Options

Standard Teams

$41900per team
  • Super Earlybird entries have sold out. For current entry fees please refer to the table below. Info
  • Division options | Info

School Teams

$32900per team
  • Super Earlybird entries have sold out. For current entry fees please refer to the table below. Info
  • Conditions apply | Info

Entry fee stages

Adult Team Price

Secondary Schools Teams

Period Available

Breakdown of value pp to nearest dollar for a whole day of fun & excitement

Super Early Bird Entry – First 52 teams to register either type (Adult or School) $299.00 $249.00 SOLD OUT $50.00 pp (adult). $42.00 pp (secondary school student)
Early Bird Entry $329.00 $269.00 Until 31 July 2019 $55.00 pp (adult). $45.00 pp (secondary school student)
Standard Entry  $359.00  $289.00 1 to 31 August 2019 $60.00 pp (adult). $48.00 pp (secondary school student)
Late Entry  $389.00  $309.00 1 to 30 September 2019 $65.00 pp (adult). $52.00 pp (secondary school student)
Just in Time Entry  $419.00  $329.00 1 to11 October 2019 $70.00 pp (adult). $55.00 pp (secondary school student)

Every Team will receive:

  • Customised event numbers featuring Team Name and First Names of Team Members

  • Limited edition Rotorua Ekiden Fun Team Relay cap for each Team Member ($40 value)

  • Team Tasuki (sash) to wear on the course and keep as a souvenir

  • Stunning Finisher Medal for each Team Member – full team must finish

  • Entry to the Rotorua Ekiden After Party at the Novotel Rotorua Lakeside

  • Chance to WIN loads of awesome prizes!

  • Entertainment around the course at each Changeover point

  • Passionate, committed event organisation – the Victory Events team is here for you!

Please Note!

Enter your team online now, and confirm the members’ details when you pick up your team pack at the event registration desk.  For speedy team pack collection we recommend that you add you team members’ details online prior to event day.

If someone in your team wants to do more than one leg, that’s ok.

If you are struggling and you need a team member, tell us. We will do our best to find you someone. Contact admin@ekiden.co.nz

Note: Teams must have at least 3 members to enter and at least 5 members to qualify for merit prizes.

Enter your Team NOW!

Whether you are taking part to have fun or to win, there is a choice of category for you.

Before you enter, please ensure you select the category that best suits your team:

Standard Team – Everyone other than schools.   The minimum age for participants is 13 years.

School Team – School teams where competitors are aged between 13 and 18 years and are currently studying at the school they represent.


Open – For teams that want to be eligible for performance awards. You are the guys and girls who will be comparing your team time after the event.

Corporate – For teams that are representing their place of work. Make your colleagues and boss proud!

Social – For teams that are taking part just because. You are what make the Rotorua Ekiden fun team relay one of the best events in the country. You are loud, proud, hilarious and fun. You complete us. 

Enter your Team NOW!