The Chattanooga Track Club

Promoting Running and Fitness in Chattanooga

E-news for Feb 4th
Posted: Wednesday, February 04, 2009
Chattanooga Track Club E-News
Wednesday February 4, 2009


The 8:00 am Saturday Group will meet at the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor’s Center this week. More details at:

It’s time to renew your annual CTC membership. You can renew online at:


Metro Knoxville XC Distance Clinic Feb. 7th - Looking to learn more about distance running? Check out this distance clinic in Oak Ridge TN More details at:

(more info at                          

Feb 28, 2009 - Scenic City Half Marathon, 5k and Charity Challenge – details at (registration fees increase on Jan 31).

Sign up to volunteer at a CTC race at


Feb 7, 2009 - Frozen 5k for Haiti - Signal Mtn, TN - details at

Feb 22, 2009 - Southern Adventist 6k Trail Race - details to come

CTC MEETINGS & EVENTS (all members welcome)

Feb 8th - 3pm - CTC board meeting – Charlene’s House (email for directions)


Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 5:45 am - Lookout Mtn, GA at Lookout Mountain Market - 5.2 and 7.9 mile options, moderately fast pace - solid 8 minute miles - only 1 group of runners.  Contact Matt McLelland (

Monday 6:00 pm - easy run, great for beginners - Fast Break Athletics - corner of Frazier St and Tremont St (North Chattanooga). Run leader: Flash Cunningham (423-364-5415 or

Wednesday 6:15pm - 1 - 10 mile routes with drinks on course - downtown Sports Barn (301 Market St, Chattanooga)

Wednesday 6pm - beginning and recovering runners & walkers - 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 visit 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:

Saturday 8:00 am  - routes change each week with variable distances - this week we’re meeting at the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitors Center to run our Battlefield Loop.

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

Other News & Info

Planning your 2009 race schedule? Check out the 2009 local race calendar at:

Race directors: If you’d like your race listed or updated on the club’s Web site please submit your race information (when you have it) to Charlene at

Looking for a running route? Check out CTC’s group on MapMyRun at:

Other Clubs & Organizations

Road Runners of America -

Wilderness Trail Running Association: -

Choo Choo Hash House Harriers -

Christian Runners - (click on Chattanooga).

Trail Blazzers Adventure Racing Club -

Outdoor Chattanooga -

About CTC

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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  

Corporate Sponsors of CTC include: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee (

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)
•    Plaque Shack (3837 Hixson Pike)


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