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THE MOTHER OF ALL RELAYS!

DATES: August 24 - 25, 2018 
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 for 26 straight years, and on opening day of registration for 19 years straight!


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The HTC Start is located at Timberline Lodge on Mt. Hood (approx. 65 miles east of downtown Portland)

  • Start waves are 5:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • It is strongly suggested to only bring one team vehicle to the start area
  • The 2nd vehicle should go directly to 'Exchange 6' 
  • Be aware of participants already on the course as you enter the Start Area
Team Check-in Procedures

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

  • Two (2) Reflective Vests
  • Two (2) LED Lights/Flashers
  • Two (2) Flashlights or Headlamps

2)  State your team number to Race Officials and sign in/check in.

3) Sign and turn in the Traffic Safety Agreement ( last page in handbook)

4)  The timing chip is on the back of one race bib (to be worn by the Leg 36 participant only).

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.

Out-of-town teams

  • Receive race numbers, race shirts, wrist wrap, and vehicle identification signs at Start Check-in area
  • Arrive 45 min in advance of team start time to collect necessary materials and check-in

Finishing as a Team

Teammates often cross the Finish Line with their "anchor" who is officially finishing the race. If your team chooses to do so, make sure:

  • Your Leg 36 "anchor" runner leads your team to the Finish Line
  • Listen for announcements of team members arriving near the finish
  • The Leg 36 runner will be the only one to remove the timing chip and be credited with an official finish. 
  • Awards are given to the top 4 teams in each category.

Finish Schedule

SATURDAY

1:45 pm-4:45 pm: Brian O'Dell Band performs on Stage
5:15 pm: Sponsor Awards and Thank You to the City of Seaside
5:25 pm: Overall winning team trophy presentation for HTC and PTCW
5:30 pm: Providence Cancer Center overall fundraising results announcement!
6:45 pm-11:00 pm: Radical Revolution performs on Stage 

SUNDAY

9:00 am: Portland To Coast Walk, PTC High School Challenge, & Hood To Coast Awards Ceremony (Main Finish Area Stage on Beach)


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