Muddy Pumpkin Mud Run
Oct
26
9:30 AM09:30
Run

Muddy Pumpkin Mud Run

Race Website

Race Info: We are getting ready for the annual Muddy Pumpkin Mud Run, are you?

If you have never participated or this is something you plan your whole calendar around, we want YOU to join us on Saturday, October 26th at 9:30am! You will have the chance to run, wade, and climb over obstacles all while getting very muddy.

Group Discounts are available. Give us a call, 423-775-0019!

The Muddy Pumpkin Mud Run is a fun way for us to raise money for The EDGE program, a risk avoidance education program, that serves Rhea, Sequatchie, Bledsoe, North Hamilton, and Roane Counties.

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Urban Nature 10K
Nov
3
8:00 AM08:00
Run

Urban Nature 10K

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10K Road/Trail Run

Enjoy this hilly and challenging half road, half trail 10k race through Chattanooga's Stringers Ridge! Packet Pickup will start at 6am on race day at the Start/Finish area located in Coolidge Park under the Market Street Bridge. This race benefits Stringers Ridge and is designed to show off this treasure inside our downtown.

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Dec
7
8:30 AM08:30
Run

Jingle Bell Family Fun Run & 5K

Race Website

Race Info:
Get ready for an exhilarating time at our 3rd annual Jingle Bell Fun Run & 5K. All funds raised from this event go to helping families in need in Rhea County.

Race Begins at United Way of Rhea County in Dayton on Saturday, December 7th, 2019 at 8:30am.

Two ways to run; 5K or family friendly 1 mile fun run. Nice scenic run with flat terrain perfect for the whole family!

Included with each registration is a t-shirt or long sleeve running shirt featuring our signature elf design. The 1 mile fun run is $10.00 per runner and includes a t-shirt in registration. 5K early bird registration is open till November 1st and is $25.00 per runner. For the people running the 5K, choose either a long sleeve running shirt or a short sleeve cotton shirt. If you would like one of each, there will be short sleeves for sale at the race!

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The CTC 50th Anniversary 50 Minute Kickoff Race
Jan
25
9:00 AM09:00
Run

The CTC 50th Anniversary 50 Minute Kickoff Race

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Unlike a set mileage, this is a CHIP TIMED EVENT which will be officially over when the air-horn goes off at 50 minutes. Why 50 minutes? 50 minutes for 50 years, of course!


*** IMPORTANT - EVENT IS LIMITED TO 250 PARTICIPANTS, AND YOU MUST REGISTER BY NOVEMBER 1, 2019 TO BE GUARANTEED A MEDAL AND A SHIRT! ***

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Jordyn's  Kickin' Kawasaki Disease 5K
Apr
11
9:00 AM09:00
Run

Jordyn's Kickin' Kawasaki Disease 5K

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The Kickin’ Kawasaki 5K is a family friendly, kid-oriented race/walk dedicated to growing awareness and raising money to KICK Kawasaki Disease.

THEME – CRAZY SOCK RACE

You wear socks to run, right? So why not have fun with it? Sport crazy or fun or super cool socks and you might just win a prize – the crazier the better.

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Run for the Fund 5K
Oct
13
8:00 AM08:00
Run

Run for the Fund 5K

Race Website

Race Info:
Every 6 days a towing operator is killed on the roadside assisting a stranded motorist or clearing our highways. The Run for the Fund raises monies for the families of these fallen men/women. Many families are left without the sole bread winner. The International Towing Museum located in Chattanooga honors those who have died and has establishes the Survivor Fund to help. The Run for the Fund starts/ends at the Museum, 3315 Broad Street and goes along the Tennessee River Walk. Great swag for all runners - t-shirts, towels, medals and backpack.

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River + Road + Rock Adventure Triathlon
Oct
5
8:30 AM08:30
Tri

River + Road + Rock Adventure Triathlon

Race Website

Distance Options:

  • Long - 10K Stand Up Paddle, 10K Run (½ road, ½ trail), 4 Climbing Routes (Walnut Street Bridge Wall)

  • Short - 5K Stand Up Paddle, 5K Riverwalk Run, 2 Climbing Routes (Walnut Street Bridge Wall)

  • All division paddle times count towards Southern Stoke Paddle Series points. Racers who do not wish to participate in individual or team triathlon may race just for points. NOTE: Podium awards are for triathlon divisions below. Southern Stoke standings will receive certificate of placement and points will carry but no podium.

 

Craft Divisions (Pertinent to individual triathlon and for Southern Stoke points):

  • Rec/Surf SUP (under 12'6" - individual triathlon short course ONLY)

  • 12'6" SUP (individual triathlon short course or long course)

  • 14' SUP (individual triathlon short course or long course)

  • Open (individual triathlon LONG COURSE ONLY any other craft: kayak, OC, Prone...)

  • NOTE: All Relay Triathlon teams will compete against one another; there is no designation for craft nor gender blend, but instead for cumulative total team age. Run what ya brung!

Join us for an epic adventure triathlon in beautiful downtown Chattanooga! This paddle - run - climb tri will have you plying the river's waters, running the riverwalk or our urban trails on Stringer's Ridge, and tackling the climbing wall up the Walnut Street Bridge itself!

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The Georgia Jewel Trail Race
Sep
21
5:00 AM05:00
Run

The Georgia Jewel Trail Race

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100 Miler
50 Miler
35 Miler
18 Miler

Run 99% on trails, the Georgia Jewel 17, 35, 50 and 100 mile trail race is a gorgeous experience. And tough. But mostly, awesome. Single-track with a few "intense" climbs and one epic rock garden make for an experience that will leave you dreaming about unicorns for months. The race is supported by amazing volunteers who'll welcome you into each aid station with hugs and kick you back on the trail if you stay too long. The views are worth the crazy elevation and we hope you'll leave believing in your bad-assery more deeply while making some fantastic friends along the way.

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Five Star 50 Paddle Race
Aug
24
5:00 AM05:00

Five Star 50 Paddle Race

Race Website
100K
50M

Course Map

This is called Five Star for two reasons, there are five independent bodies of water that we will be paddling on and we intend for this to be a Five Star event. Your entry fee will include lodging at the Crash Pad. Albeit not a Five Star hotel but just perfect for hanging out with fellow paddlers. We will also cater to your individual food needs out on the water. We will have five locations that we will have exactly what you want to eat and drink at each stop. We will not only have at each feeding station what you ordered ahead of time but we will have a bunch of options if you change your mind.

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Women's Oncology Warriors - 5K / 1M
Aug
17
7:00 AM07:00
Run

Women's Oncology Warriors - 5K / 1M

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WOW Walk for Survivors and Supporters to kick start Women’s Oncology Month.

Friends of our Women’s Oncology Warriors Foundation, survivors and supporters, this year's WOW Walk and Run will be a beautiful stroll down the picturesque Chattanooga River Walk from Blue Goose Hollow Park (898 West 9th Ave) to the Overlook at 1 mile round trip or Ross's Landing at 3 miles round trip, then meeting back at the park to celebrate these strong women, these strong warriors!

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Superhero Spring - 1M / 5K
Aug
3
8:00 AM08:00
Run

Superhero Spring - 1M / 5K

Race Website

Come join us for our 3rd annual Superhero Sprint benefiting the Epilepsy Foundation of Southeast TN. The 5K and 1-Mile fun run will be held at the Chattanooga Riverpark off of Amnicola Hwy. The awards for running the 5K is listed below! Chattoine, Chattanooga's official fan force, will be hosting our annual costume contest. We will have vendors, kids carnival games & prizes and a costume contest this year!

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TACP 5K Torch Run for Special Olympics
Jul
25
7:00 AM07:00
Run

TACP 5K Torch Run for Special Olympics

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5K Road Race

Here’s your chance to run with the law for the TACP 5k Torch Run benefiting Special Olympics

Chattanooga Police Department is kicking off the Annual Conference for Tennessee Association of Chiefs of Police (TACP) with a 5k at the Tennessee Riverpark (4301 Amnicola Hwy). 

This is a community wide event and registration is open to everyone. 

Prizes will be awarded to the top finishers in various categories for law enforcement and community supporters. Onsite registration begins at 6:15am with the 5k starting at 7:00am.

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Jun
14
to Jun 16
Run

Chattanooga Mountains Stage Race

  • Racoon Mtn / Lookout Mtn / Signal Mtn (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Race Website
Day 1: 18M
Day 2: 22M
Day 3: 20M

The Chattanooga Mountains Stage Race consists of three exciting days of trail running in the beautiful mountains surrounding Chattanooga. This challenging — yet attainable — series includes 18 miles on Raccoon Mountain for Day 1, 22 miles on Lookout Mountain for Day 2 with a slight change from last year…roughly the same mileage and climbing, and a 20-mile grand finale on Signal Mountain.

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Little Owl Festival 5k
Jun
1
9:00 AM09:00
Run

Little Owl Festival 5k

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This race is a fantastic introduction to trail running for the novice and other than one hill, it is a flat and fast course for the speed demons looking to set a personal best time. The course is 100% on dirt trail with the exception of a suspension bridge over South Chickamauga Creek. This event is open to anyone traveling at any speed. Hikers are most welcome and there are separate awards for the hikers. The run/hike will be followed by post race snacks, beverages and free admission to the Little Owl Festival which includes the following and more:

  • Raptor Release

  • Animal Exhibits

  • Live Music

  • Water Quality Demonstrations

  • Guided Hikes

  • Falconry Demonstrations

  • Wildlife and Cultural Education

  • Craft and Food Vendors

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Chattanooga Chase 8K
May
27
8:00 AM08:00
Run

Chattanooga Chase 8K

Race Website
8K Run
1M Run

The Chattanooga Chase is the oldest active competitive road race in the area. This year’s event will feature an 8k and 1-mile race through the scenic North Shore neighborhoods. The 8k is known for its challenging hills and breathtaking scenery. Rock Creek will be awarding a PREMIUM to the first male and female to reach the water station atop Minnekahda Avenue, the race’s most challenging climb. The 1-mile race features a fairly flat, fast course through the neighborhood adjacent to Chattanooga Golf and Country Club. The first 50 finishers of each distance will receive a special edition race t-shirt! 

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Chattanooga Trail Relay
May
24
to May 25
Run

Chattanooga Trail Relay

Race Website

The main parking lot at the amazing Enterprise South Nature Park will be transformed into a giant camp and outdoor restaurant to serve as the headquarters and transition area for the newest trail running events in the southeast. This is a 97 mile race that includes three separate trail loops. Each loop must be completed six times by each team. You have two team options…the 1-3 person “Ultra” team or the 4-6 person “Relay” team. We will give out awards for six separate divisions. Don’t miss out on this inaugural epic adventure.

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May
4
8:00 AM08:00
Run

Chick-fil-A GLHS 5k Trojan Run

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May the 4th be with you this year as you join us for our annual 5k event! The Chick-fil-A GLHS 5k Trojan Run takes place in Historic Chickamauga, GA on 5/4/19. The race will begin at the intersection of West 12th Street and Crescent Ave. From there you will run out W. 12th St. till you get to Plantation Dr. You will turn around and journey back to Tennant Circle. At this point you will loop through the Leewood Estates neighborhood and come back out on W. 12th St. and finish back to the GLHS high school football stadium. There are two medium sized hills on this course (at the end of 12th St and entering Leewood Estates). There will be music and sponsored tents on the football field.

Good Luck and Do YOUR Best! We are glad you are joining us for this race!

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Market Street Mile
Apr
27
7:00 AM07:00

Market Street Mile

Race Website

RACE DAY SCHEDULE

  • 6:30 AM – Packet pickup & walk up registration begins

  • 7:45 AM – 10 & Under Male & Female

  • 8:00 AM – Wheelchair Male & Female

  • 8:20 AM - 11 to 19 Male & Female

  • 8:40 AM - 20 to 39 Female

  • 8:55 AM - 20 to 39 Male

  • 9:15 AM - 40 & Over Female

  • 9:30 AM - 40 & Over Male

  • 9:45 AM – Fun Run (not timed)

  • 10:00 AM – Award Ceremony

 

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Choo Choo Chase Paddle Race
Apr
6
10:00 AM10:00

Choo Choo Chase Paddle Race

Race Website

Races Distances:
7M
2.5M
Kid’s Race

Schedule:

7:30 am (EST) – Board staging and Registration (if limit not met) opens at Booker T. Washington State Park
9:00 am (or when full) – Registration closes; Packet Pickup Closes
9:45 am – Mandatory Racer Meeting (all short and long course racers)
10:00 am – National Anthem and Long Course start
10:10 am – Short Course start
11:45 am – Kid’s Race Meeting followed by Race Start
12:30 pm – Lunch Opens
1-1:30 pm – Awards

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ML5K
Apr
6
10:00 AM10:00
Run

ML5K

  • Lindsay Street and Houston Street (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Race Website
5K Run

Event Notes: 
The annual ML5K Race is brought to you by the Graduate Student Association at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga as part of our effort to create sustainable programs that provide opportunities to connect graduate students across disciplines, campuses, and communities.

The race will be a celebration of graduate students and the Chattanooga community. All proceeds from the race AND RACE ENTRY FEES will go directly towards funding scholarships for graduate students at UTC. To end out our Graduate Student Appreciation Week, the 5K will be on April 6, 2019 at 10 a.m.

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Feeding the Future 5K
Apr
6
9:00 AM09:00
Run

Feeding the Future 5K

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Race Info: 
Come join Feeding the Future in our fight to end childhood hunger in Chattanooga and the surrounding region. Every $1 raised provides 4 meals to hungry kids! Last year's race generated 80,000 meals! Let's top 100,000 meals this year!

Competitive: 5K - 9:00AM (strollers welcome, but must start at rear of the field)
Non-Competitive: 1 Mile Walk/Run - 9:30AM (strollers welcome)
Kids Hunger Dash - 9:45AM

Awards:
Top Male & Female - Prize TBD
Age Group Awards: 13 and under, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+

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Nature Calls 15K & 5K
Mar
31
10:00 AM10:00
Run

Nature Calls 15K & 5K

Race Website

Nature Calls 15K & 5K is primarily a celebration event for the 200 Mile Club but is still open to anyone. These Nature Calls races are held in the beautiful Lula Lake Land Trust. Learn more about the 200 Mile Club and the quarterly celebration.

This race is a low key, no frills, low cost, no awards social race, run, and/or hike. Both courses are on trails. The 5K is about as easy as can be found in this area and the 15K has some real challenges with the High Adventure trail, including a rope section and the difficult trail that travels down to the bottom of the magnificent Lula Falls. This event is open to anyone traveling at any speed. Hikers are most welcome, however, out of respect for our volunteers time we must enforce a cutoff time of 3 hours for the 15K only. That is 3 miles per hour. The run/hike will be followed by post race snacks and beverages. Proceeds will benefit the Lula Lake Land Trust.

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Flipper’s Bend Trail Race
Mar
23
10:00 AM10:00
Run

Flipper’s Bend Trail Race

Race Website

Races:
1/2 Marathon Trail
5M Trail

This race is a joint collaboration of Wild Trails and the North Chickamauga Creek Conservancy. All proceeds will go to the construction of the upper North Chickamauga Creek section of the Cumberland Trail. Join us at for a beautiful 1/2 marathon or 5 mile trail run on the back of Signal Mountain on the Flipper’s Bend Trail. A post run party including beverages and chili are included in the price of your entry fee. Thank you and can’t wait to see you at the end of March!

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Inaugural Chattanooga Shamrock Run
Mar
17
9:30 AM09:30
Run

Inaugural Chattanooga Shamrock Run

Race Website

Race Info: 
Please join us for the inaugural Chattanooga Shamrock Run on March 17, 2019! It is a 4 mile course along the beautiful river walk, filled with fun, luck, and laughter. Every participant will receive a green tutu, cool t-shirt, finisher's medal, and the taste of a cold beer at the finish line!

Brought to you by the same great folks that produce the famous Ft. Lauderdale Shamrock Run, www.shamrock-run.com ~

Packet pick-up and same-day registration will be located at Ross' Landing and will begin at 8am. The race will start at 9:30am.

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Rabid Raccoon 25K
Jan
19
8:00 AM08:00
Run

Rabid Raccoon 25K

The Rabid Raccoon 25K, Presented By The North Face, is an epic middle-distance race in Chattanooga, Tennessee that begins atop Raccoon Mountain at Laurel Point. This event will take place on the north and western side of the mountain, utilizing the following trails: Megawatt, Grindstone Ridge, Lower Chunky, Live Wire 1 & 2, High Voltage, and Split Rock. To keep things interesting, each year, Rabid Raccoon alternates directions. The 2019 crew will follow the course in a clockwise fashion. How cool is that? Regardless of the direction, whether you're a competitive racer, or a runner simply looking for a challenge, this gorgeous course is for you. Check out the map here:

https://www.alltrails.com/explore/recording/rock-creek-rabid-raccoon-2019-clockwise

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A Christmas Tail 5K and Mutt Strut
Dec
8
9:00 AM09:00

A Christmas Tail 5K and Mutt Strut

Race Website
5K

A Christmas Tail 5k is an out-and-back course starting at 1885 Grill in St. Elmo, heads across Broad Street, and onto the River Walk, before turning back. This is a PR course: flat, fast, and cooler temperatures. For beginner runners this will be a great course to run your first 5k. There will be an aid station at the 1 mile and 2 mile mark with fun and energetic volunteers. New to 2018 will be a 3 person team competition, with runners also being eligible for individual awards.

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Dec
1
9:00 AM09:00
Run

Reindeer Run 5k

Race Website
5K Run
1M Fun Run/Walk

Come join us for some Christmas family fun time!
Hot Chocolate, Santa & his elves, and reindeer galore!
All out for a good cause.

Hosted by the Lafayette Downtown Development Authority

USATF certified course

The race will be a 3.1 Mile Run & 1 Mile Walk Family Fun Run/Walk through historic downtown LaFayette. Both routes begin and end at Joe Stock Memorial Park in LaFayette, GA where the historic antebellum mansion Marsh House and the Amazing Festival of Lights synchronized Christmas Show are also located.

Part of the Georgia Highlands Race Series
georgiahighlandsraceseries.com

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