Cabot Trail Relay Race
The 2017 event will take place May 27-28, starting in Baddeck on Saturday, May 27.
The Cabot Trail Relay is a 276.33-km, 17- stage relay race through the Cape Breton Highlands National Park, the Margaree Valley and along various points of the Cabot Trail.
This year marks the 30th anniversary of the Cabot Trail Relay. Since the event started in 1988, over 27,000 runners have participated. It’s estimated the event has brought close to $8 million to communities taround the Cabot Trail.
This year, 70 teams will participate in the event.
The event will wrap up in Baddeck on Sunday, May 28 at 9:45 a.m., followed by an awards banquet at 11:30 a.m. at the Victoria Highland Civic Centre.