Friday, July 7, 2017:

Saturday, July 8, 2017 (race morning):

  • 5:00-6:15 am Packet pickup at Kidd Brewer Stadium (under the bleachers WEST side.. far right), Appalachian State University, Boone, NC WE CLOSE AT 6:15 am to move up to the Games !
  • 6:15 am T-shirt exchange. Sizes limited. We ordered what YOU ordered.
  • 6:20 am All runners report to start line on the track
  • 6:30 am Race start on the track (NO Early Starts !)
  • 10:30 am About this time....Awards and race results at the marathon tent just inside Gate 3
  • 10:45 am Top 3 overall males and females presented official Highland Games awards
  • 12:00 Race officially completes (finish at the track closes and an unofficial finish at the marathon tent opens)
  • 1:00 pm Marathon officially ends
  • 3:00 pm If you plan to take the shuttle all the way back to the start line. You must be back to the Boone Shuttle area by 3 pm !
  • 2:00-5:00 pm You must be checked out of the dorm by 5 pm !

Note: as soon as we get in the top 3 males and females, and a majority of the age group winners, we will begin awards (close to 10:30 am), so time is a little flexible. Our objective is to get you guys off the mountain as soon as possible because we know how tired and ready for a shower you will be !