Friday, July 12, 2019:

  • 3:00-7:00 pm Packet pickup at Kidd Brewer Stadium, under the bleachers (West side), Appalachian State University, Boone, NC. GMM Store opens.

Saturday, July 13, 2019 (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. At 6:15 am packet pickup closes!
  • 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 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 finish at the track closes and finish at the marathon tent opens
  • 1:00 pm Marathon officially ends (anyone still on the course will be picked up)
  • 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 racers off the mountain as soon as possible because we know how tired and ready for a shower you will be!

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