Get your entry in!

The Herd of 2017 – additional purchases.
If you did manage to secure an entry on opening morning well done to you!  The online entry link to the Goat store (for purchasing SQUADRUN 3-week Coaching Trials, bus tickets and or dinner tickets) is

Online Event Entry – SOLD OUT.
Yo Herd! Online entries for the 2017 event SOLD OUT on opening day. There will be no further release of entries available.  We are sorry if you missed your place on the start line for 2017. Our 15th anniversary event will take place next year on Saturday 1st December 2018 and entries will go on sale 9.00am July 1st, 2018 for that event.

Once again each participant will receive:

  • Sponsors products and samples at the finish area
  • An official time placing as allocated in the events results to be published on the official goat website
  • Special edition finishers certificate downloadable from the Goat website
  • Gourmet Goat sausage with trimmings, bananas and other refreshments at the finish

Event Pricing and Cancellation Policy 2017

2017 Goat Tongariro Event Pricing:

All prices incl. GST

The Original Goat Individual Entry.
Entry to The Original Goat Tongariro (20km) – $159.00

Please note: The Original Goat Tongariro Individual Entry does not include event transport which needs to be booked separately (if required). Your options are detailed below.

  1. RETURN BUS. Powderhorn, Ohakune to the very top of Bruce Road, Iwikau, Whakapapa (Start) & then Turoa (Finish) to Powderhorn, Ohakune. $35.00
  2. PRE EVENT BUS ONLY. Powderhorn, Ohakune to the very top of Bruce Road, Iwikau, Whakapapa (Start) $30.00
  3. POST EVENT BUS ONLY. Turoa (Finish) to Powderhorn, Ohakune $20.00
  4. POST EVENT BUS ONLY. Turoa (Finish) to the very top of Bruce Road, Iwikau, Whakapapa (Start) $35.00

The 2017 Refund and Cancellation Policy:

Please see here for full details. Goat Tongariro Refund Policy 2017 – FINAL

Goat age categories:

Note: All categories determined by the age of a competitor on the day of the event.

  • Young Goat Men (Under 23 years)
  • Young Goat Women (Under 23 years)
  • Open Goat Men (under 40 years)
  • Open Goat Women (under 40 years)
  • Masters Goat Men (40 years plus)
  • Masters Goat Women (40 years plus)
  • Older Goat Men (50 years plus)
  • Older Goat Women (50 years plus)
  • Oldest Goat Men (60 years plus)
  • Oldest Goat Women (60 years plus)
  • Individual winners will receive the merit prize in the category they enter. All entrants are eligible for the first three overall in men and women.

Organisers can be contacted at:
Victory Events, 41 Simmonds Cres, Springfield, Rotorua, 3015, New Zealand.