Entry Fees

Online entries open at 9am, 9th July 2021 and  close at 11:59pm, 6th January 2022 (unless sold out prior)

We have a limited number available for late entries will only be accepted in person on the morning of the event (8th Jan) at the Registration site located at the Mangakino Lakefront, unless sold out prior. 


Please note that these Late Entries are on a first come, first served basis due to the strictly limited number that is available.



An update regarding Summer Sizzler 2022 from Waikato River Trails Trust.


We are checking for updates to guide the decision whether we can run a safe and enjoyable Summer Sizzler event for participants, volunteers and spectators.


As you know we are living in fast changing environment, at this point we don’t know enough to inform our decision.


We will be making a call on December the 1st on whether we can run the January 8th event. We appreciate your patience and understanding.

Entry Fees

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CHILD PRICES: 12 years old and under as at 8th Jan 2022 and MUST be supervised by a participating adult.


Please note that due to participant numbers on the trails, prams and strollers are not suitable to be bought on the day.

Entry Fees Inclusions

  • Personalised race bib if entered prior to 11.59pm 15th December 2021

  • Professional timed event!

  • A finishers medal for all distances!

  • Medical support / assistance.

  • 4 Aid stations on the course 

  • Amazing finish area with great food and drink!

  • Free participant photos from Photos4Sale.


Changes to Entry Information

Changes to entry information will be accepted up until the close of online entries (11:59pm 6th Jan 2022).

If you wish to make changes to your entry, please email info@waikatorivertrails.com

Refund Policy

There will be no cash refunds made for this event. 


However, if for some reason you are unable to participate in this event after you have entered, and you have informed the event organisers before Event Day, you entry fee will be transferable to the following years Waikato River Trails Summer Sizzler event.