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ABOUT THE SMOKY MOUNTAIN RELAY

60~206 mile teams (36 transitions)

&

40~140 mile teams (24 transitions)

A scenic, wild, team adventure in the mountains of Western North Carolina, the Smoky Mountain Relay is an adventure that is not to be missed. This 206 or 140 mile course will challenge you and your friends with tough legs and reward you with stories to last a lifetime.

The Smoky Mountain Relay consists of 12 person or 6 person (ultra) teams that rotate through 36 or 24 transition areas respecively. Each relay team member runs 3 legs of varying lengths and difficulty and will cover an average total distance of 18-20 miles.

We will begin the 206 mile relay race at the Pink Beds State Park, just outside of Brevard, North Carolina. After you and your friends run all night, you will find the finish at the beautiful Nantahala Outdoor Center in Bryson City, North Carolina. Bring your 12- or 6- person team to western North Carolina for this overnight relay race.


Registration Fees & Deadlines

Category
6/15 - 12/31
1/1 - 3/16
3/17 - 4/24




206M 6 person "Ultra" team $680
($113/runner)
$800
($133/runner)
$978
($163/runner)
206M 6 person Military/Collegiate "Ultra" team $480
($80/runner)
$600
($100/runner)
$780
($130/runner)
140M 6 person "Ultra" team $540
($90/runner)
$660
($110/runner)
$840
($140/runner)
140M 6 person Military/Collegiate "Ultra" team $420
($70/runner)
$540
($90/runner)
$720
($120/runner)




206M 12 person team $1320
($110/runner)
$1560
($130/runner)
$2280
($190/runner)
206M 12 person Military/Collegiate team $900
($75/runner)
$1140
($95/runner)
$1860
($155/runner)
140M 12 person team $840
($70/runner)
$1080
($90/runner)
$1800
($150/runner)
140M 12 person Military/Collegiate team $780
($65/runner)
$1020
($85/runner)
$1740
($145/runner)








About the Cost of the Race

What this registration fee includes:

  • 206 or140 miles and 30+ hours of racing on permitted, marked course, including traffic control signs, runner on road signs, directional signs and trail marking through Western North Carolina’s most beautiful scenery
  • Medical staff and on-course ambulances to assist runners as necessary
  • Finisher’s tech shirts and medals
  • Color printed race bibles and maps provided at check-in
  • Personalized race bibs
  • Professional timing
  • Finish line party with a finisher’s meal, live music, and a free pint and race pint glass from our fabulous beer sponsor – Oskar Blues

Registration is open to the first 100 teams who register.

Through October 8th, 2018, a deposit of 50% of the registration fee from the team captain will hold your team's place. Payment in full will be due January 15, 2019.

Refund Policy:
Smoky Mountain Relay has a NO REFUND policy. Please note that we do not offer any refunds or discount codes if you cancel your registration for this event, except in the case where the max number of allowed teams has been reached and there is a waiting list.

Transfer Policy:
Smoky Mountain Relay has a NO TRANSFER policy. A new captain can be designated from within the team roster up to 10 days before race weekend.

Registration fees

Full 206 mile relay team member sign up Closed

Register your information and add yourself to the proper team. Teams will first need to be created by a team captain.

  1. Team Member Registration
    Jun 15 - Apr 25

Mini relay 140 mile team member sign up Closed

Register your information and add yourself to the proper team. Teams will first need to be created by a team captain.

  1. Team Member Registration
    Jun 15 - Apr 25

Contact Information

Event Location

U.S. 276, Pisgah Forest, NC 28768, USA

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