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Chattanooga Track Club E-News - Jan 30th
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Posted: Wednesday, January 30, 2008

Chattanooga Track Club E-News

Wednesday January 30, 2008

 

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THIS WEEK’S NEWS

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Wed Night Run Canceled – The 6:00pm run from the Sports Barn is canceled tonight (Jan 30th) due to the annual CTC banquet.

 

Reminder: CTC Annual Banquet tonight, Jan 30th, 6pm at Niko’s Southside Grill (corner of 14th St & Cowart St)

 

Register now for the Scenic City Half Marathon, 5k and Charity Challenge – registration rates increase on February 9th. Learn more at: www.ScenicCityHalfMarathon.com

 

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LOCAL GROUP RUNS

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Monday 6pm - 4 - 5 mile easy run - Fast Break Athletics - corner of Frazier St and Tremont St (North Chattanooga)

Tuesday 5pm - Greenway Farm - led by Ryan Crews of Front Runner. Directions to the farm available at: http://www.northchick.org/greenway.html

 

Wednesday 6pm - 3 - 10 mile routes with drinks on course - downtown Sports Barn (301 Market St, Chattanooga) CANCELED on Jan 30th

 

Wednesday 6pm - beginning and recovering runners - Fast Break Athletics - corner of Frazier St and Tremont St (North Chattanooga)

 

Wednesday 6pm - Run in the Boonies Trail Run - for starting location and more information please contact Jim Farmer at: farmerjp@bellsouth.net or visit http://www.runintheboonies.org/forum/ 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: www.grouprun.com

 

Saturday 7:30 am - Scenic City Half Marathon training run (all runners welcome - 8 mile route this week) - downtown Sports Barn (301 Market St, Chattanooga)

 

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

 

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UPCOMING CTC RACES

(more info at www.chattanoogatrackclub.org)

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March 1 - Scenic City Half Marathon, 5k and Charity Challenge (ROY event) - www.ScenicCityHalfMarathon.com

 

April 12 - 65 Roses 5k & Walk - Cleveland, TN (ROY event)

April 19 - Chickamauga Chase 15k & 5k - Chickamauga, GA (ROY event)

 

Sign up to volunteer at a CTC race at www.chattanoogatrackclub.org  (click on “Volunteer Now”)

 

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OTHER UPCOMING RACES

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Feb 16 - Strawberry Plains Half Marathon & 10k - Strawberry Plains, TN - www.ktc.org

 

March 2 - Whitestone 30k - Paint Rock, TN - www.ktc.org

March 15 - Gateway Bank 5k Run & 1 Mile Walk - Ringold, GA (ROY event) - www.chattanoogatrackclub.org

March 29 - Rock Creek River Gorge 6.5 Mile & 10.2 Mile Trail Race - Prentice Cooper, TN - www.rockcreek.com/

March 30 - Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon, Half Marathon, 5k, and Cariten Kids Run - Knoxville, TN - www.ktc.org

March 30 - ING Georgia Marathon - Atlanta, GA - www.inggeorgiamarathon.com

 

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Other News & Info

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Get involved with planning the Scenic City Half Marathon, 5k and Charity Challenge. Contact Sean Pfister at spfister@chattaoogatrackclub.org

 

Get involved with planning the Market St Mile Race. Contact Rita Fanning at: ritafanning@mindspring.com

 

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Other Clubs & Organizations

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Road Runners of America - www.rrca.org  

 

Wilderness Trail Running Association: - www.runintheboonies.org

 

Choo Choo Hash House Harriers - www.choochooh3.com

 

Christian Runners - www.christianrunners.org (click on Chattanooga).

 

Outdoor Chattanooga - www.outdoorchattanooga.com

 

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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 www.chattanoogatrackclub.org.   

 

Corporate Sponsors of CTC include: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee and Sports Barn.

 

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)
  • Rock Creek Outfitters (301 Manufactures Rd or 2200 Hamilton Place Blvd)
  • Plaque Shack (3837 Hixson Pike)


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