Join us for a once-in-a-lifetime experience with an adrenaline rush like no other - all to help to support the Boy Scouts of the Occoneechee Council

Date: June 8th, 2013
Time: All Day
Location: Smoketree Tower, 3100 Smoketree Court, Raleigh NC 27604

Support Erica

Erica from Bob and the Showgram will be going Over The Edge!

You can donate to her fundraising efforts here.

Be sure to come out and cheer her on!

About the Event

Imagine being one of the few participants who earn the opportunity for a Once‐In‐A‐Lifetme experience of rappelling 150 feet from the Smoketree Tower building in the Highwoods Office Center.

The amazing views from the top and the exhilarating experience of going Over the Edge can only be matched by the important role you will play in helping raise funds for one of America’s oldest youth organizations; Occoneechee Council, Boy Scouts of America.

How do I Participate?

1. Become an Edger (aka ‐ the one going Over the Edge) ‐ you can pay your way or get sponsorships. Sponsorships begin at only $1,000.

2. Sponsor an Edger— A website to collect pledges will be provided to assist you in achieving this experience. You can track your pledges with a personal message to your team!

To learn more or to sign up click here


Edger: No Fees - One individual will raise $1,000.

Toss Your Boss: No Fees - The Boss will raise $1,000 from all his co-workers, family and friend

To learn more or to sign up click here

Why should I Participate?

As an Edger, this unique event will take you to new heights, make lifelong memories and provide “some serious bragging rights”.

As a sponsoring member (non‐Edger), your pledges will support local youth by delivering a quality Scouting program.

Is It Safe?

Over the Edge is staffed with highly trained and certified industrial ropes specialists. Each site has a comprehensive Site Inspection & Safety Plan completed. You may read more about the company at

Do I Need Any Experience or Gear?

No! Each Edger is trained before their drop. The specialists at Over The Edge will provide all the gear.

NC Edgers will be registered, trained and sent to the roof based on their registration time.

Up to TWO Edgers will rappel at the time.

The average time to reach the landing zone is about 15 minutes.

Photos/Friends & Family

Photo opportunities are available at the top and bottom! A viewing area will provided for friends and family.