The Chattanooga Track Club

Promoting Running and Fitness in Chattanooga

E-news for March 19th
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Posted: Thursday, March 19, 2009
Chattanooga Track Club E-News
Thursday March 19, 2009
 
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THIS WEEK’S CTC NEWS
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It’s time to renew your annual CTC membership. You can renew online at: www.chattanoogatrackclub.org/newMembership.cfm
 
Boston Bound? Join other area runners on a private bus to the historic start of the 2009 Marathon. Email Joe Poole at Joe.Poole@charter.net for details.
 
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UPCOMING CTC RACES
(more info at www.chattanoogatrackclub.org)                          
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Mar 28 – 65 Roses 5k for Cystic Fibrosis – Cleveland, TN
 
Apr 18 – Chickamauga Chase 15k & 5k – Chickamauga, GA
 
Sign up to volunteer at a CTC race at www.chattanoogatrackclub.org
 
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OTHER UPCOMING RACES
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Mar 21 – Gateway 5k (ROY event) – Ringgold, GA – www.gwbt.com
 
March 28 - Dash 4 David 5k - details at www.ChattanoogaTrackClub.org
 
March 28 - Rock Creek River Gorge Trail Race - www.rockcreek.com

Apr 5 – Run for the Roses 4 Mile Run & 1 Mile Walk – Hixson, TN – www.sdhsband.org
 
April 5 -  Move for Uganda 5k
 
 April 5 - Kwianis Club of Collegedale 5k - details at www.ChattanoogaTrackClub.org
 
Apr 25 – Belvoir Christian Academy Road Race
 
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CTC MEETINGS & EVENTS (all members welcome)
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 March 26 6p.m. – Membership Committee Meeting. Starbucks Brainerd Road
 
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LOCAL GROUP RUNS
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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 (mattmclelland@mindspring.com)
 
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 flashcunningham@comcast.net)
 
Tuesday  6:00 pm- at the Greenway parking lot.  The run will be headed up by Patrick Hall with Front Runner Athletics. If you run 10 times this season you get a Front Runner T-shirt.  The Greenway is located off Hamill Rd in Hixson, Tn.
 
Wednesday 6:15pm - 1 - 10 mile routes with drinks on course - downtown Sports Barn (301 Market St, Chattanooga) for more details email c_simmons@bellsouth.net.
 
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 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 8:00 am  - Start/finish SportsBarn Downtown. http://www.chattanoogatrackclub.org/races.cfm?contentID=eventDetail&recid=442
 
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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Other News & Info
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Planning your 2009 race schedule? Check out the 2009 local race calendar at: www.chattanoogatrackclub.org/races.cfm
 
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 c_simmons@bellsouth.net.
 
Looking for a running route? Check out CTC’s group on MapMyRun at: www.mapmyrun.com/community/groups/760076496/routes
 
CTC now has a Facebook page! Please go check it out.
 
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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).
 
Trail Blazzers Adventure Racing Club - www.trailblazerar.com/hq_chattanooga/index.htm
 
Outdoor Chattanooga - www.outdoorchattanooga.com
 
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About CTC
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E-News is a service of the Chattanooga Track Club. To subscribe, unsubscribe, or submit news for possible publication please email lbarrett01@comcast.net.
 
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 (www.bcbst.com).
 
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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