100% of all sponsorship money raised on the ride is distributed directly to the chosen Charities
On top of months of pain, training and fundraising for the 3 day charity ride, all riders and support crew personally pay a $230 entry fee which covers all personal expenses associated with the event.
The entry fee covers support crew vehicle running costs, luggage transport, all meals, accommodation, support crew etc. and dinner at the Grey Way Lounge upon our return on Saturday night

Rundown of what's covered by the registration fee:

  • BBQ at Opuha (Training Ride)
  • Ride Jersey with sponsors logos. Colours vary from year to year
  • Accommodation at Kurow Camping Ground (Cabins, Lodge or Caravans), Motel, Backpackers, Hotel, Hall (Mattresses provided)
  • Accommodation at Tekapo Army Barracks – bunk rooms
  • Breakfast at Kurow & Tekapo
  • Lunch at Waimate, Twizel & Cave provided by Benefactor groups
  • Dinner at the Kurow Hall & the Tekapo Army Barrack
  • Comprehensive First Aid Kit with every group including cramp stop, hot water, antihistamines & paracetamol
  • First Aid vehicle travels with the event and Medical Professionals are on hand
  • Ice and Water is carried in vehicle with each group
  • Home baking is carried in vehicle with each group
  • Bananas are carried in vehicle with each group
  • Sunscreen,Tampons, Tissues, Antibacterial hand gel
  • Lollies & choccys!!
  • Celebration Dinner at Phar Lap Raceway
  • 27 Support vehicles
  • Refreshments & BBQ at the end of each day