The Chattanooga Track Club

Promoting Running and Fitness in Chattanooga

Chickamauga Battlefield Junior Marathon - Saturday, November 10, 2007
Hosted By: CTC
The schedule of specific events for this race have not been posted.
Race Director: Mary Stoetzner  ::  :: 423-867-0166  
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Race Application


Brief Overview

Brief Description:
First ever Chickamauga Battlefield Junior Marathon held in conjunction with the annual Chickamauga Battlefield Marathon and 10-Mile Run. This event is open to 2006-2007 Kindergarten through Fifth Grade Students. Participants will log in 25.2 miles of running, jogging or walking prior to race day with adult supervision. Documentation of the miles completed will be kept on an official Mileage Log by an adult.

Download Your Mileage Log Here!

The First Mile:
Kickoff for the Junior Marathon will be at the BlueCross Market Street Mile on April 21 where the first mile of the Junior Marathon can be run. Official Chickamauga Battlefield Junior Marathon Mileage Log forms will be available at the event. Forms will also be available at the BlueCross Riverbend Run on June 16 where the first mile could be run. Participants may still enter even though they miss these events. Applications and mileage logs will also be available at area YMCAs, Sports Barns, the Front Runner and Fast Break Athletics.

The Last Mile:
On race day, participants will run, jog or walk the last mile of their marathon on part of the Chickamauga Battlefield Marathon course. When they cross the finish line, they will be presented a miniature replica of the adult marathon finisher's medal.

Official Race Number:
To get an official Chickamauga Battlefield Junior Marathon race number, t-shirt and goody bag participants need to be pre-registered. Only children finishing wearing an official race number will receive a medal.

Entry Fee:
The Junior Marathon is free for all CTC members. The entry fee for non-members is only $5.00.


Contact Info

Email Mary Stoetzner at or call 423-867-0166


Awards Info

All Junior Marathoners will receive a medal when they cross the finish line.



Oakwood Baptist Church 115 Oakwood St. Chickamauga, GA 30707



Only 500 children will get to participate this year. We will stop taking entries when we receive 500 or on August 30, 2007. The Junior Marathon is only for children ages kindergarten through fifth grade (school year 06/07).



From I-75 take Exit #350 west on Georgia Highway 2 (Battlefield Parkway) for 6.2 miles. Turn left (south) on Hwy. 27, Lafayette Rd. Continue 4.7 miles going through the Chickamauga Battlefield Park. Turn right at the first traffic light after leaving the park. At the first intersection, turn left on Wilder Tower Road. Proceed 0.5 mile to Oakwood St. Oakwood Baptist Church, 115 Oakwood St., Chickamauga, GA.




Course Info

One mile on part of the Chickamauga Battlefield Marathon course.


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Chattanooga Track Club • 1014 Dallas Road • Suite 101 • Chattanooga, TN 37405 • (423) 842-6265