The iconic 1Above T42 event is a must-do for any trail lover in New Zealand – whether you prefer to tackle them on two wheels or two feet. Whatever distance you choose, you’ll love every twist and turn in your journey. Give yourself an escape from it all and a beautiful adventure.


Final 2020 pricing subject to change

Event OptionEarly Bird
Ends 20 Dec
Ends 30 April
Late Entry
Friday & on the day

48km Mountain Bike/E-Bike

U18 79 89 95
Student / Senior 99 116 125
Adult 124 146 155

42.2km Trail Marathon Run

U18 79 89 95
Student / Senior 99 116 125
Adult 124 146 155

24km Off-Road Adventure Run/Walk

U18 50 67 75
Student / Senior 67 81 90
Adult 84 100 110

11km Trail Run/Walk

U18 27 39 45
Student / Senior 39 53 60
Adult 50 67 75

6.5km Trail Run/Walk

U18 22 27 30
Student / Senior 35 44 50
Adult 44 56 60

Online entries close at midday Thursday 30 April. You can enter late at registration on Friday 1st May from 4–10pm, or on Saturday morning at the MTB start or Owhango Domain event base.

Family Discounts

A 15% discount is available for family groups, select Create a Family in the registration page and this will be automatically applied when you get through to the final payment stage.

Note: Family consists of 1-2 adults - and 1-4 children under 18. (Minimum 1 adult + 1 child to be eligible).

Group Discounts

A 10% discount is available for groups of 10+ people, please email for a discount code or to organise a group invoice.

Purchasing Event Apparel, Bus transport, and Meals

If you would like to purchase a Tongariro National Park Tee, T42 trucker cap, bus transport, or post-event dinner ticket please do so while entering the event. If you missed booking these entering, just click to amend through your confirmation email and you can add the items to your entry. If you can’t locate your confirmation email, please email

Event refundS and withdrawalS

As per the registration waiver there are no refunds if you withdraw from an event. We do offer credits which last for 12 months and can be used towards any Total Sport owned event in that time minus a $15 admin fee. Please email if you withdraw from the event before online registrations close.

In the very unlikely event that we are forced to cancel an event due to bad weather, there will be no refunds available.

Changing distances

You can change distances prior to online registrations closing. This is possible through your online registration, click to amend through your confirmation email. If you can’t locate your registration confirmation, please email Note: There are no partial refunds if downgrading.

entry Transfers

Transfers from one person to another within the event will be possible with an administration fee of $15. Please email us at to get an entry code to pass on to the person taking your place.

The Next Generation

48km MTB, Marathon and Half Marathon

  • 15yrs to 18yrs – Guardians permission required

  • 12yrs to 14yrs – Child must be accompanied by guardian

  • Under 12yrs – not able to participate in these distances

6.5km and 11km

  • 15yrs to 18yrs – Guardians permission required

  • 14yrs and under – Child must be accompanied by guardian