Registrations & Start Groups

City2Surf entries will close at 7am Sunday 14 August (race day), unless sold out prior. Unfortunately, no entries can be taken after this time.

The e-ticket is an electronic ticket, you will need this to collect your race bib from the City2Surf Expo. E-tickets will be emailed on Monday 8 August. If you delete your e-ticket or cannot find it after this date please log in to your Dashboard to download your QR code prior to race bib collection.

Once registration is complete, unfortunately no formal changes to start groups can be made.

  • Runners can start behind their registered start group but not before. For example, if you are registered into the Yellow group, you can start in Orange.
  • If your friends or family are starting in a group after yours you can drop back on the day and run with them, likewise if they are in a start group ahead of you, they can drop back.
  • Please note: Starting before your allocated start time will result in disqualification.

Registrations are non-transferable between runners, if you are unable to attend the race you will need to contact the team via email at

Race Bib

If you have lost or damaged your race bib or timing chip you will need to purchase a replacement from Race Bib Collection at the City2Surf Expo or Race HQ on race morning for $20 (inclusive of all fees and taxes).

The option to have your City2Surf race bib posted to you closed on 8 June 2022, unfortunately it is not possible to have you race bib posted after this time.

If you are unable to attend EXPO, someone will need to collect this on your behalf. You will need to provide them with a copy of your e-ticket.

If you registered after Wednesday 8 June you will need to collect your race bib from the City2Surf Expo at The Hordern Pavilion,1 Driver Ave, Moore Park, NSW, 2021.

Bring a copy of your e-ticket with QR code to show event staff at race bib collection. If for any reason you are unable to attend, a friend or family member can attend on your behalf, they will require a copy of your e-ticket to collect.

Groups over 10 participants:
If your Group Captain has selected to manage the group race bibs, these will be collated for you in one envelope for collection, please let the collection volunteer know you are collecting for the group and your group name. Group Captains cannot change or update this selection after 31 July. Any new entries after 31 July will not be included in the group pack.

Groups under 10 participants:
If your Group Captain is sending one member on behalf of all team members, they will need to bring copies of e-tickets for all group members.

General Event Information

The finisher’s medal tag allows you to create a lasting memento of the race for only $15 (inclusive of all fees and taxes). Your medal tag is a customised, engraved insert, that fits perfectly into the back of your finisher’s medal. Your medal tag will be manufactured after the event and sent to you in the post within six weeks. Worldwide postage is included in the price. You can also receive your results shortly after crossing the finish line with an SMS sent directly to your mobile phone (Australian mobile numbers only). Please log into your Dashboard to purchase these items.

City2Surf will be captured by our official photography partner, Sportograf. Photos of finishers will be available online for viewing and ordering 1-2 days after event day via an email sent to runners. You can sign up to be notified of when they're ready here.

Return public transport will be available for all participants competing in the 2022 City2Surf. Your ticket includes race entry and return public transport, simply present your race bib or finisher's medallion when boarding public transport on race day.

There will be a baggage service available to all runners and all bags will be available for collection in the Event Village, Bondi Beach.

All bags must be accompanied by the race number gear tag available at baggage. Please ensure your race bag has the gear tag attached before you drop it off at the designated baggage area.

Do not leave valuables such as wallets, keys or phones, no responsibility will be taken for valuables or items that are lost or damaged. Further information is available on our pre-event info page.


Please submit all timing enquiries via this form here for our timing team to look into. Please provide as much detail as possible. 

As stated in the information above, if you started in a wave ahead of your start wave you will received a disqualification. 

Please log your lost property via this link here. We will be in touch if we find it! 

You certainly can! Engraved Medal Tags will be available for purchase for 4 weeks after the City2Surf. You can purchase one here!

Commemorate your achievement and customise your medal by having your Name and Official Time engraved or a Personalised message.