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How To Manage Relay Team Finances

When it comes to managing a relay team, the finances can be one of the trickiest parts. Not done carefully, team members can get stuck footing a large portion of the bill and hard feelings. Others can skate by hardly having paid. But with a

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Light Up the Night: Reflective Gear Helps Keep You Safe

Light Up the Night: Reflective Gear Helps Keep You Safe

If you’ve participated in a Ragnar Relay, chances are you’ve attended their pre-race safety meeting. While they go over a variety of procedures to help keep you safe while running at night, it was their photograph comparing a runner in reflective gear versus a runner

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Relay Packing List

Packing for a relay is a snap when you know what to take. Use this handy checklist to make sure you'll have everything you need for the relay. Download a printable list.

Clothing -
Tips: Place each legs’ clothes in separate Ziplock bag and label which leg

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Hidden Treasures: Seven long distance relays that take you away from it all

Hidden Treasures: Seven long distance relays that take you away from it all

If the call of remote mountain roads and scenic byways off the beaten path is echoing through your thoughts, these overnight relays might be just the thing your body needs to rejuvenate and restore your spirit. From grizzly bear country to remote mountain passes to picturesque covered bridges, these relays offer a variety of experiences away from it all.

Ruby Mountain Relay - Northern Nevada - August
Did you know that in northern Nevada, the Ruby Mountain range rises up with 314 peaks (including 50 above 10,000 feet)? The “Alps of Nevada” is a scenic, if hardly known, setting for this 184 mile relay. Discover a hidden Nevada treasure while you push your limits.

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How to Pick the Perfect Team Name

How to Pick the Perfect Team Name

Forget recruiting. Forget training. The thing that keeps me up at night when I’m putting together a relay team is what name to pick. Pick a dud and you struggle with what to write on your van windows, let alone how to support your team spirit with costumes and decorations. Pick the perfect moniker and win team name contests, get your opponents to laugh and go down in relay history. No pressure, right?

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