The Chattanooga Track Club

Promoting Running and Fitness in Chattanooga

Scenic City Scorcher 2 Mile Race - Saturday, July 23, 2016
Hosted By: CTC
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Race Director: Stacey Malecky  ::  
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Brief Overview


Join the Chattanooga Track Club on Saturday, July 23rd for the second annual Scenic City Scorcher and try your hand at the 2-Mile state record!   The Scenic City Scorcher is a FLAT, FAST, certified 2-Mile course on the North Shore through the scenic Heritage Landing neighborhood. Online registration will be available until midnight, Thursday July 21st.  This event is capped at 175 runners – so register today!


Event details and schedule

This chip-timed, 2-mile race will start on River Street near Poblanos Mexican Cuisine (551 River Street). It will continue on River Street past the Girls Preparatory School, under the Veteran’s Bridge along the Tennessee River and into the Heritage Landing neighborhood. Racers will make a loop through the neighborhood, exit back on to River Street and return to the finish line near Poblanos. It will be a certified 2-mile course and will be eligible for state record setting.

Click HERE for Course Map and Elevation

6:00 am – Packet Pick up
7:15 am – Packet Pick up & Reg. PROMPTLY closes
7:30 am – Race Start Time
8:30 am – Award Ceremony

State Records:
There are few 2 mile races in Tennessee, and the Scenic City Scorcher is a great opportunity to set a state record. Check the links below to see what the current record is for your age/gender – and let’s fill the list with Chattanoogans!




Registration & Pricing
Online registration will be open until midnight on Thursday, July 21, 2016.   The race is capped at 175 runners this year. Race day registration will only be offered if spots remain available.

$15   No T-shirt          Through 5/31
$20   With T-shirt       Through 5/31

$20   No T-shirt           As of 6/1
$25   With T-shirt        As of 6/1  (option available until midnight, 7/11)

$20 – Race day, if cap has not been reached. No Shirt (may be purchased, if available).

Packet Pick up:

Racers may pick up bibs, t-shirts, timing chips beginning at 6:00 am on Saturday, July 25th at Outdoor Chattanooga (200 River Street). Race day registration will take place here as well, if spots remain open.

When registering, please be sure to select the correct option (‘with T-shirt) if you wish to receive a race t-shirt.  This option will only be available via online registration until Monday, July 11th.   There will be a limited number of t-shirts available for purchase on race day for $10 (cash or check, please), but quantity and size cannot be guaranteed.

Top (1) Male/Female: Overall, Masters (40+), Grand Masters (50+), Senior Grand Masters (60+), Veteran (70+)

Top (1) Male/Female: 10 & under, 11 – 14, 15 – 19, 20 – 24, 25 – 29, 30 – 34, 35 - 39, 40 – 44, 45 – 49, 50 – 54, 55 – 59, 60 -64, 65 - 69, 70 & Over.

On-street parking is available in the Coolidge Park/Frazier Ave. area. (Note that on-street parking meters on the North Shore are enforced from 9:30 am to 6 pm on Saturdays:  There is also a 24-hour paid parking lot adjacent to Outdoor Chattanooga. 

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