The Wild Hog - A Great Cape Breton Trail Race

Race Location
Whycocomagh, Cape Breton
Race Date
Event Date: 
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Start Time: 
21k 8:30am, 10k 9am, 5k 9:30am
Race Information
Event Description: 

"The Wild Hog" - is a true Trail Race- run through the beautiful mountains of Cape Breton and not to be missed. Taking place the weekend after Celtic Colours, on Saturday October 21st the event will have 5K, 10K and 21K events. On the friday night we will also be hosting a pasta and greens dinner where we will show a selection short eco-adventrue films. Saturday is race day and we plan on spoiling you with lots of door prizes, activities for the kids and an awesome locally crafted medal. This is an event organized and hosted Inverness County youth who are working together to develop a trail race series for their communities and show other youth volunteering is fun, rewarding and has a big impact.

5K, 10k, 21k
Registration Fee: 
Run NS Road Race Series: 
Run NS Performance Series: 
Race Website
Sandee Maclean

About Us

Since 1983, Run Nova Scotia has fostered and promoted road running all across Nova Scotia. From one running boom to the next, our mission has not wavered: to promote health, fitness, and camaraderie to people of all ages and abilities through the sport of road running. For close to 30 years, we’ve supported the unique needs and goals of anyone from Yarmouth to Sydney who has decided to lace up a pair of running shoes and join the thousands of other Nova Scotians running the roads.