The Chattanooga Track Club

Promoting Running and Fitness in Chattanooga

Junior Marathon
Posted: Tuesday, June 01, 2010

The Junior Marathon is for children ages first through sixth grade(school year 10/11).

Participants in the Junior Marathon will, over the course of summer and fall 2010, walk and/or run a total of 25.2 miles.

On November 13th participants will complete the final mile of the Junior Marathon at the annual Chickamauga Battlefield Marathon and Half Marathon.

Logging Miles

Prior to November 13, 2010 Junior Marathon participants must run and/or walk a total of 25.2 miles.

Participants may divide up the mileage however they like, although it is suggested that they log a mile at a time. Participants must complete their mileage under adult supervision.

Participants, with the help of an adult, will document their mileage using an official Chickamauga Battlefield Junior Marathon Mileage Log.  Junior Marathoners are encouraged, but not required, to complete their first mile at the BlueCross Market Street Mileor the BlueCross Riverbend Run 1-Mile Fun Run

The Last Mile

On November 13, 2010 participants will jog or walk the last mile of their marathon on part of the actual Chickamauga Battlefield Marathon course. Upon completion, they will receive a replica of the adult marathon finisher’s medal as a keepsake for their hard work and dedication.

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