The around the mountain relay comprises of teams of between 10 and up to 16 members completing the 150km. There are 21 legs between 5 and 11km. You must have a minimum of 10 team members with a maximum of 16. There is no age limit for participation but participants under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult. The event will start from the TSB Stadium in Mason Drive New Plymouth on Friday night and will culminate with a prizegiving on Saturday 12 November at 6.30pm.
There is also a 100 mile Solo road race around Mt Taranaki/Egmont happening at the same time as the relay for those that prefer a steed.