The Chattanooga Track Club

Promoting Running and Fitness in Chattanooga

E-news for Nov. 25th
Posted: Tuesday, November 25, 2008
Chattanooga Track Club E-News
Thanksgiving Edition


The Wednesday night 6pm (from Fast Break) and 6:15pm (from Sport Barn) runs are canceled this week due to the Thanksgiving holiday. Both runs will be back next week.

Marathon Awards & Lost and Found: Awards for the Battlefield Marathon and Half Marathon that were not picked up will be at Fast Break till 11/30. If you lost a favorite jacket, shirt, glove during or after the race email Doug Roselle ( for the lost and found articles.

CTC is looking for a race director for the 2009 BlueCross Market St Mile. If you’re interested in serving as race director or helping plan the event please contact Walt Sinor at

(more info at                          

Dec 13 - Wauhatchie Trail Run

Sign up to volunteer at a CTC race at

CTC MEETINGS & EVENTS (all members welcome)

Nov 25 - 6:00pm - Races Committee Meeting - Starbucks at the Reed House (corner of Broad St & ML King)

Dec 2 - 6:00pm – Board Meeting – Out of the Blue Cafe (Brainard Rd near the tunnel)


Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 5:45 am - Lookout Mtn, GA at Lookout Mountain Market - 5.2 and 7.9 mile options, moderately fast pace - solid 8 minute miles - only 1 group of runners.  Contact Matt McLelland (

Monday 6:00 pm (note new start time) - easy run, great for beginners - Fast Break Athletics - corner of Frazier St and Tremont St (North Chattanooga). Run leader: Flash Cunningham (423-364-5415 or

Tuesday 5pm (note new start time) - Greenway Farm - led by Ryan Crews of Front Runner. Directions to the farm available at: Get a free Front Runner shirt for running ten (10) Tuesday night Greenway Farm group runs.

Wednesday 6:15pm – canceled this week

Wednesday 6pm – canceled this week

Wednesday 6pm - Run in the Boonies Trail Run - for starting location and more information please visit 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:

Saturday 8:00 am (note new start time)  - routes change each week with variable distances - downtown Sports Barn (301 Market St, Chattanooga)

Saturday 7:30 am - group run - Chickamauga Battlefield. Meet at the museum parking lot. More info: (click on Chattanooga).


Nov 27 - Sports Barn Turkey Trot – Sports Barn East - details at

Dec 20 - Lookout Mountain 100k & 10k - Lula Lake -

Dec 31 - Karen Lawrence Run for St Judes (4 mile & 2 mile) - details at

Other News & Info

The 2009 Board of Directors election results are in. Check them out at:

Looking for a running route? Check out CTC’s group on MapMyRun at:

Other Clubs & Organizations

Road Runners of America -

Wilderness Trail Running Association: -

Choo Choo Hash House Harriers -

Christian Runners - (click on Chattanooga).

Trail Blazzers Adventure Racing Club -

Outdoor Chattanooga -

About CTC

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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  

Corporate Sponsors of CTC include: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee (

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)
•    Plaque Shack (3837 Hixson Pike)


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