14th Annual Special Operations Adventure Race (SOAR)

June 11, 2016 in Highlands, North Carolina

This race will be held in Highlands, in the challenging terrain of the beautiful Western North Carolina Smoky mountains. Solo racers and teams of two will run, cycle, rappel, paddle and navigate throughout the day.

The Special Operations Adventure Race enters a new era under new race directors Nate Kreuter and Tom Baker. In the near future the site will be updated with new rules and new scoring announcements.

Registration for the 2016 race is open! Register today at active.com.

Active duty military racers should use the discount codes ACTIVESPRINT and ACTIVEELITE during checkout to receive a 50% discount on race registration. Your active duty status will then need to be verified at race check in.

Check back soon for gear and scoring updates, as well as lodging suggestions. The 2016 race promises to be our best yet, with new checkpoints, new challenges, and entirely new locations in beautiful Highlands, NC.

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Pasta Dinner

Benefitting the Special Operation Warrior Foundation

  • Time: TBA pm on 06/10/16
  • Location: Highlands Civic Center, 600 North 4th Street, Highlands, NC
  • $10 per person
  • For information contact Marianne Vines

After Race Dinner and Awards

  • Time: 6:00 PM at the Highlands Community Building, 869 North 4th Street
  • Free for racers plus one person.  $10 for others

SOAR Golf Tournament

Benefitting the Special Operation Warrior Foundation

  • Time: TBA
  • Location:
  • $150 per person
  • For information contact: Mary Lou Waas — mlwaas@hotmail.com/


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