Caledonian Games

July 11, 2015

Welcome to Athena, Oregon for the Caledonian Games fun run.  You can choose from either a 1 mile run or walk, or a 5K run or walk.  The race kicks off a full day of Scottish celebration, called the Caledonian Games. 

The games celebrate Scottish heritage and traditions.  Enjoy the parade, Highland dancing, piping and Scottish heavy event competitions, sheep dog trials, clan tents, free entertainment,  vendors, Celtic story telling and harp performances.

The Games run from Friday, July 10 through Sunday, July 12, 2015.  Check out the official site for the Caledonian Games for further information.

"It's Scot to be Athena!"

Registration is now open. Register here.


Age Group


1 mile, 5K


Athena City Park, Athena OR   map


Saturday, July 11, 2015

6:00 AM - 7:15 AM Check-in and late registration
7:30 AM All races start


Registration will open on February 1st and will close on Friday, July 10th.

The cost for the 5K is $15.00, on-line and mail-in.
On race day, 5K registration is $20.00
The 1 mile entry fee is $5.00, on-line and mail-in.
On race day, 1 mile registration is $10.00

How to wear your bib

The timing chip is located on the back of the race bib #. Please do not remove this chip from your bib. Your bib # should always be worn on your chest. Here is a document explaining how to wear your bib.


Male/Female age groups: under 13, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & up


5K, 1 mile runs: Medals to overall winners and top Masters, with ribbons to the top 5 finishers in each age group.
5K, 1 mile walks: Ribbons to top 5 finishers in each age group.


Due to on-going road construction on Main Street this summer, slight changes in the course might occur.

1 mile - start and finish at Athena City Park, follow 5K until 1/2 mile turnaround.

5K - start and finish at Athena City Park, loop around town with a short out & back included.