April 6 2019 -
April 13 2019

You have a choice as to how you enter the Tour. We have allocated 180 places to LINKED CHARITY RIDERS and 100 places to CHARITY RIDERS.

Option A: Enter as a LINKED CHARITY RIDER, at $975 entry fee. See drop down box for exciting details of what this entitles you to. Your charity of choice (see charity section) will contact you immediately to help you with ideas for obtaining sponsorship. By being a Linked Charity Rider, you agree to raise a minimum of $250 for your chosen charity, thus entitling you to an entry to win the Honda lead car!

Option B: Enter as a CHARITY RIDER, at $1300 entry fee. Check out the drop down box for the exciting details of what this fee entitles you to. A portion of your entry fee will be deducted and passed on to one of the Tour charities. You are welcome to choose one if you like. You will also be entitled to an entry to win the Honda lead car!

You will discover Tour 2019 is more than a bike race/ride. It’s an adventure of a lifetime. Having entered, your confirmation will arrive in your inbox and you will receive a monthly “Tour Talk” starting April 2018 with great stories, info and training tips from our Champion Cyclist and Tour mentor Paul Odlin.

 Your entry will reserve your seat on one of our two Air New Zealand aircraft flying Christchurch to Rotorua on Tuesday evening of race week. It will also reserve your seat at the three celebration Peloton Party night dinners plus all the other fun occasions of the week (see list).


When you go to the ‘enter now’ page you will see that the Tour allows you to ride in your category for which a podium finishers gold, silver or Bronze “Tour of New Zealand” medal will be awarded to each place getter along with a podium placers tee shirt. There will be minor cash prizes to accompany these medals unless there is less than three entries in any category.  Spot prizes including the Honda Lead car and Avanti bikes will be available to all riders through the spot prize draws.

Tour Refund Terms:

The Tour is limited to 280 riders. To guarantee your ride enter now. We will run a waiting list. Your entry fee (minus $200 processing deduction) will be refunded to you should you have to withdraw prior to the 31st Dec 2018. You may transfer your entry to another rider (no processing fee) at any time up until 31st Dec 2018. After this date we will not allow transfers instead we will offer your place to a rider on our waiting list and if filled you will receive a 50% refund. No refunds will be given after 20th February 2019.

A major unexpected event, natural disaster or circumstance beyond the control of the Tour organisers that would stop the Tour from proceeding will generate a full refund of your entry fee less a proportional deduction to pay any costs already contracted. Please read full terms and conditions here: Terms and Conditions.

Payment Plan:

To help make riding the Tour of New Zealand a more realistic dream for competitors a 2 part payment plan is available. When registering simply select “Payment Plan 1 of 2” then complete the process by paying, your place on the 2019 Tour is now guaranteed. You will then be emailed in December 2018 with instructions to pay the second and final instalment. Final instalment is due 15th December 2018. 

You can of course pay the full tour entry fee by selecting “Full Entry”

 Event information
Saturday, April 6, 2019
Saturday, April 13, 2019
Start in Queenstown, New Zealand
See map below
Registration is closed
630 km

Full Entry: Price per participant
Price $975.00 + fee
Payment Plan 1 of 2: Price per participant
Price $487.50 + fee
Fee: 5%
630 km

Full Entry: Price per participant
Price $1,300.00 + fee
Payment Plan 1 of 2: Price per participant
Price $750.00 + fee
Fee: 5%


Tour of New Zealand 2019

  • Start in Queenstown
  • New Zealand

Any questions?