In August each year, the Race Directors announce when applications for Coast To Kosci will open and close. Applicants apply via a form on this website and need to demonstrate they have met the qualifying criteria for entry. Coast To Kosci receives massive interest from applicants seeking a place in the field, resulting in the race being heavily over-subscribed.
In 13 races, 228 runners from Australia and around the world have crossed the finish line for a total of 441 finishes. 86.5% of start-line entrants finish the race! The high ongoing finish rate is due to the runners chosen having been able to demonstrate their capability of finishing.