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Financial & Other Awards

It's the heaviest trophy in the sportThe following table sets out the cash component of awards that will be paid out by the Event Organisers at Chapter 2. All payments will be made in cash at the closing ceremony.

Category Total Prize Money 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th
GODZone Trophy $25,000 NZD $10,000 $5,000 $4,000 $3,000 $2,000 $1,000
NZARC $5,000 NZD $2,500 $1,500 $1,000
Macpac Trophy Macpac Prizes

Important Notes: A team must complete the Full Course in the time allowed to qualify for cash prizes. Winning one category does not exclude a team from winning another (ie, it is theoretically possible for a young team to win all 3 categories).

The winning team in the GODZone Trophy will automatically qualify for a free place at the 2013 Adventure Racing World Championships to be held in Costa Rica.

In addition, there will be significant amounts of sponsor related prizes to be won by all teams throughout the event.