Use the menu items below to expand the information from the 2023 Goat Tongariro event. This page will be updated for the 2024 event in due course.
The Goat Adventure Run – FAQ & Quick Links
Where do I go to enter?
Can I pay my entry in instalments?
Yes! CLICK HERE for more information.
The event I want to enter is sold out. Is there a waiting list?
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to register your interest should additional entries come available.
Is there an age limit for The Goat and The Kid events?
Goat entrants must be 16yrs or older to enter. If you are under 16yrs old your parent/guardian will need to email email@example.com and detail your running experience and give permission for a special dispensation to be considered.
The Kid is open to 5-16yr olds.
Why is there compulsory gear?
What compulsory gear do I need to have?
What happens if I don’t have the correct gear?
What is a thermal/survival bag?
It is similar to an emergency blanket but bigger so you can put your whole body into it. CLICK HERE to see an example of one
All gear must meet ‘Check Clean Dry’ standards.
CLICK HERE to read more.
What start wave am I in?
Starting waves will be located XX days out from the event and you will be emailed your wave details. After this date you can log in to your EventPlus profile https://eventplus.net/GOT23 to check your wave.
I need to change my start wave. How do I apply for a new wave?
If you need to request a wave change, please email Luke at firstname.lastname@example.org
What time does my wave start?
Why are there start waves?
Do I need a bus ticket?
How much do the buses cost?
Where do the buses collect/drop off entrants?
How do I book a bus ticket?
If you require a bus ticket you can simply log in to your Event Plus profile (https://eventplus.net/GOT24), click on ‘Event Add Ons’, select which bus option you require, then ‘add to order’. Simply pay for your order and you’re all booked in!
When do bus tickets have to be booked by?
What is ‘The Kid’?
Who can enter ‘The Kid’?
What is the course for ‘The Kid’?
Is there a cut off time for completing the race?
Where do I enter my kid in ‘The Kid’?
Is there any compulsory gear required for ‘The Kid’ entrants?
How much does it cost to enter ‘The Kid’?
What is included with the entry fee for ‘The Kid’?
How can I Subscribe to ‘The Goat E-News’?
I loved my time at ‘The Goat’, what other events do you run that I might be interested in?
We love your enthusiasm and would love to see you on the start line of one of these upcoming events:
Who owns The Goat event?
Victory Events – Events that move you, is a sport event management company specialising in the creation and delivery of sports and recreation events in the Ruapehu region – Where Adventure Begins!