The Chattanooga Track Club

Promoting Running and Fitness in Chattanooga

E-News for Jan 23
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Posted: Thursday, January 24, 2008
Chattanooga Track Club E-News
Wednesday January 23, 2008
 
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THIS WEEK’S NEWS
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Special Start Location for Scenic City Half Marathon training run on Sat Jan 26th - meet at the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor’s Center at 7:30am for a 10 mile around the Battlefield. Directions available at: http://www.nps.gov/chch/planyourvisit/directions.htm
 
The digital edition of the January issue of Jogging Around is now available at www.chattanoogatrackclub.org. Sign up now to receive future issue of Jogging Around online - you’ll help the club save money and reduce its impact on the environment. Plus, the online version is in full color and is available a week before the print edition.
 
Don’t forget to renew your CTC membership at: www.chattanoogatrackclub.org
 
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LOCAL GROUP RUNS
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Monday 6pm - 4 - 5 mile easy run - Fast Break Athletics - corner of Frazier St and Tremont St (North Chattanooga)

Tuesday 5pm - Greenway Farm - led by Ryan Crews of Front Runner. Directions to the farm available at:http://www.northchick.org/greenway.html
 
Wednesday 6pm - 3 - 10 mile routes with drinks on course - downtown Sports Barn (301 Market St, Chattanooga)
 
Wednesday 6pm - beginning and recovering runners - Fast Break Athletics - corner of Frazier St and Tremont St (North Chattanooga)
 
Wednesday 6pm - Run in the Boonies Trail Run - for starting location and more information please contact Jim Farmer at:farmerjp@bellsouth.net or visit http://www.runintheboonies.org/forum/ and click on “Training Runs”
 
Thursday 6:30pm - speed work - Fast Break Athletics - corner of Frazier St and Tremont St (North Chattanooga)
 
Saturday 6:30 am - starting location and route details available at: www.grouprun.com
 
Saturday 7:30 am - Scenic City Half Marathon training run (all runners welcome - 10 mile route this week) - Special start location this week: Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor’s Center - Directions at: http://www.nps.gov/chch/planyourvisit/directions.htm
 
Saturday 7:30 am - ChristianRunners.org group run – Chickamauga Battlefield. Meet at the museum parking lot. More info:www.christianrunners.org (click on Chattanooga).
 
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UPCOMING CTC RACES
(more info at www.chattanoogatrackclub.org)
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March 1 - Scenic City Half Marathon, 5k and Charity Challenge (ROY event) - www.ScenicCityHalfMarathon.com
 
April 12 - 65 Roses 5k & Walk - Cleveland, TN (ROY event)
April 19 - Chickamauga Chase 15k & 5k - Chickamauga, GA (ROY event)
 
Sign up to volunteer at a CTC race at www.chattanoogatrackclub.org 
 
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OTHER UPCOMING RACES
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Jan 26 - Calhouns 10-Miler - Lenoir City, TN - www.ktc.org
 
Feb 16 - Strawberry Plains Half Marathon & 10k - Strawberry Plains, TN - www.ktc.org
 
March 2 - Whitestone 30k - Paint Rock, TN - www.ktc.org
March 15 - Gateway Bank 5k Run & 1 Mile Walk - Ringold, GA (ROY event) - www.chattanoogatrackclub.org
March 29 - Rock Creek River Gorge 6.5 Mile & 10.2 Mile Trail Race - Prentice Cooper, TN - www.rockcreek.com/
March 30 - Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon, Half Marathon, 5k, and Cariten Kids Run - Knoxville, TN - www.ktc.org
March 30 - ING Georgia Marathon - Atlanta, GA - www.inggeorgiamarathon.com
 
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Other News & Info
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Get involved with planning the Scenic City Half Marathon, 5k and Charity Challenge. Contact Sean Pfister at spfister@chattaoogatrackclub.org
 
Get involved with planning the Market St Mile Race. Contact Rita Fanning at: ritafanning@mindspring.com
 
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Other Clubs & Organizations
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Road Runners of America - www.rrca.org  
 
Wilderness Trail Running Association: - www.runintheboonies.org
 
Choo Choo Hash House Harriers - www.choochooh3.com
 
Christian Runners - www.christianrunners.org (click on Chattanooga).
 
Outdoor Chattanooga - www.outdoorchattanooga.com
 
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Founded in 1970, the Chattanooga Track Club (CTC) is a non-profit organization with the goal of promoting running, walking, and general fitness in the Chattanooga area. Learn more at www.chattanoogatrackclub.org.   
 
Corporate Sponsors of CTC include: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee and Sports Barn.
 
CTC Associate Sponsors include: (discounts for CTC members)
  • East Ridge Bicycles (5910 Ringold Rd)
  • Fast Break Athletics (104 Tremont St)
  • Front Runner Athletics (4251 Hixson Pike)
  • Rock Creek Outfitters (301 Manufactures Rd or 2200 Hamilton Place Blvd)
  • Plaque Shack (3837 Hixson Pike)


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