Important Info, Tips and Instructions
THE MOTHER OF ALL RELAYS!
DATES: August 25 - 26, 2017
TOTAL TEAMS: 1,050 teams of 12 runners (min. 8)
RACE COURSE: Hood To Coast is 199 miles long. See Course Maps for more route info
TOTAL PARTICIPANTS: 12,600 runners and 3,600 volunteers
ORIGIN: HTC began in 1982 with 8 teams, and has filled the team cap on opening day of registration for the last 18 years straight!
One person from a team is required to check-in; doesn't need to be the Team Captain
1) Present team safety equipment for inspection at the Equipment Check-in area 20 min. prior to Start Time
2) State your team number to Race Officials
3) Sign and turn in the Traffic Safety Agreement ( last page in handbook)
4) Sign next to your team name on the official check-in sheet and receive your timing chip
Upon check-in, your team will be issued the current year Race Wrist Wrap. Without the Race Wrist Wrap and approval of Safety Equipment, teams will not be permitted to start.
Teammates often cross the Finish Line with their "anchor" who is officially finishing the race. If your team chooses to do so, make sure:
12:45 pm-3:45 pm: Brian O'Dell Band performs on Stage
4:50 pm: Results of "Best Of" recognition and announcements
5:00 pm: Les Schwab Portland To Coast High School Challenge awards ceremony
5:15 pm: Sponsor Awards and Thank You To the City of Seaside
5:25 pm: Overall Providence Hood To Coast Relay winning team trophy presentation
5:30 pm: Providence Cancer Center announcement of fundraising results
5:40 pm: Providence Portland To Coast awards ceremony
6:45 pm: to 11:00 pm: Radical Revolution performs on Stage
9:30 am: Hood To Coast Awards