The Chattanooga Track Club

Promoting Running and Fitness in Chattanooga

John Bruner Memorial Missionary Ridge 4.7mi Road Race - Saturday, August 13, 2011
Hosted By: CTC
ROY Event
Time Event Dist.   Early Reg. Normal CTC Disc.
08:00 AM John Bruner Memorial Missionary Ridge Road Race -na- Main $25.00 $25.00 $3.00
Race Director: Mark Wisdom / Dan Bailey  ::  
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Overview Course Info Application Registration Sponsors Website Who Benefits Awards



Race Application


Brief Overview

Saturday, August 13, 2011, will be the John Bruner Memorial 38th Annual running of the Missionary Ridge Road Race with proceeds from the race to be split equally between the local chapter of American Red Cross and Team Bruner Scholarships. 

There is NO PARKING at Bragg Reservation. Parking and a free shuttle service will be available at First Lutheran Church, 2800 McCallie Avenue (near the Brainerd/McCallie tunnel). The shuttle service will operate from 6:00 AM until 10:30 AM from the church parking lot to the reservation
Questions and concerns may be addressed to the Race Director-Mark Wisdom at or calling 423-304-5258.


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Awards Info

Awards will be for the top overall male and female; top overall male and female masters and top three male and female by age groups: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & better.

A special award will be presented to the oldest participant in the race in honor of Arnold Godwin, a long time runner in the Chattanooga area. This was his favorite race each year.
Door prizes will be given out after the race while waiting on the results from the run.



Race day registration ($25) starts at 6:30 AM and the race will start at 8:00 AM. Pre-registration is $20. After August 1, 2011, $25. Pre-registered CTC members will receive a $3.00 discount.

All participants will receive a T-shirt. Pre-registered runners may pick up their race packets and shirts at the American Red Cross at 801 McCallie Avenue from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM Tuesday through Friday (August 8 through August 12, 2011).



Again, all proceeds from the race will go to the American Red Cross (local chapter) and Team Bruner Scholarships. 



YMCA of Chattanooga


Course Info

This is a 4.7 mile out and back course atop Missionary Ridge. It starts at the Bragg Reservation and goes out South Crest Road, extends around East Crest Road and then returns on South Crest Road to the finish line at Bragg Reservation. Trees shade the scenic course and there are two major hills with the rest of the course gently rolling.


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