Entry Fees


51.8km / 2410m+
7.30am Saturday-10.30pm Saturday [15 hrs-UTMB Points]
or 7.30am Saturday-1pm Sunday [29.5hrs-No Points]



Listed below is all the information regarding entering the race and what your entry includes. Entries NOW Open


Online Entries received before 4.00pm, Wednesday the 13th of July 2022, [Unless sold out prior]


Entry level         


Early Bird Entry-Entries received before 11.59pm, 31st January 2022 [Unless sold out prior]

Standard Entry-Entries received before 11.59pm, 31st May 2022 [Unless sold out prior

Late Entry-Online Entries received before 4.00pm, Wednesday 13th July 2022. At Check-in night before each race in July 2022 [Unless sold out prior]

Individual Pricing


Early Bird Entry $190

Standard Entry  $215

Late Entry        $235

PLEASE NOTE: A 3.00% [+GST] Booking Fee and a Payment Processing Fee is applicable to this entry.



Included in your entry fee

  • Entry into the event

  • Fully marked course manned by race officials

  • Personalised race numbers

  • Finishers Medal

  • Elephant Event Shirt [ONLY comes with Early Bird Entry] (can be purchased at check-in and race hub, limited stock)

  • Elephant Event Buff 

  • Aid stations stocked with Electrolytes (Fizz), water, fruit, lollies and other yummy goods

  • We will have some hot foods during the night time Pasta, Noodles, Soup, Spuds, hot tea and coffee. ( There will be other hot food and real coffee for sale from the ETR Café)

  • Professional First Aid( St John's NSW Event Health Services) and medical support on course and the event HQ

  • Professional Electronic Timing with full category results

Mandatory Gear

All 50km competitors need to have their mandatory gear checked before they can receive their race pack at Race Check-in. 

There are two options for getting your gear checked:

  • Option 1: On-Line Gear Check. Not available after 29th June 2022 (for race pack mailout only). On-line gear checks can be done after this date, but NO pack mail outs after 29 June 2022

  • Option 2: Have your gear checked at Race Check-In immediately prior to collecting your race pack. This is the least preferable option, as it can make your Race Check-In take much longer.

Your are not required  to carry all your mandatory gear with you, but it is recommended to have the Recommend Gear available at the Start/Finish HQ aid station tent.

Mandatory Gear you must carry at all times:

  • Mobile Phone ( for photos and to call us if you need us )

  • Whistle

  • Water Bottles or Bladders (capacity to carry 2 litres of water)

  • Compression Bandage (Minimum Dimensions 7.5cm Wide x 2.3m Long Unstretched)

  • Headlamp 

  • Emergency Space Blanket 

  • Collapsible Cup

Recommended Gear (Depending on Conditions):

  • Long Sleeve Synthetic Fleece Top (100 weight fleece)

  • Long Sleeve Thermal Top (polypropylene, wool).

  • Waterproof and Breathable Jacket with Fully Taped.

  • Beanie or Buff.

  • Full-Fingered Lightweight Thermal Gloves (Polypropylene, Wool)

The mandatory gear required to carry, may change if weather conditions are very cold or wet. 

This decision can be made by the Race Director at any time.


Please note we will not post any items left behind, it is your responsibility to collect them before 2pm Sunday 17 July 2022


You have 15hours to complete the full 50 km course 

  • All runners must be finished the full 50km before 10.30pm Saturday for UTMB Points.

  • The 50km event finishes at 10.30pm (if you are not finished by 10.30pm, then you will be allowed up to 1pm Sunday to finish. After 1pm you will be taken off course) You will not receive UTMB Points after 10.30pm Saturday.

  • You must be finished within the 15hr cut off to receive UTMB Points. 

  • At 1pm Sunday the Elephant Full Course is officially CLOSED to all runners regardless of where you are on course. All runners will be removed from course.

  • Pacers will NOT be allowed

  • NO CUPS on course

Race Pack Mail out

  • You must do your Online gear check first and pass.

  • On-Line Gear Check. Not available after 29th June 2022 (for race pack mailout only). On-line gear checks can be done after this date, but NO pack mail outs after 29 June 2022

  • Option to have your race pack sent out is on your registration and will cost you $8.95. If you change you mind later and want it sent out. Go back into your registration and pay for the race pack option.

Name on Bib

  • You can put your name, nickname, something funny, group name etc. on your bib. You will be asked at time of registration if you would like something written on your bib. 

  • Cut off date for name on bib is 19th June 2022. If not filled in, your bib will be blank.

  • After this date you will have to write it on with texta if you would like something on it.