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Phillips and Turchin win the Chickamauga Chase
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Posted: Saturday, April 18, 2009
Phillips and Turchin win the Chickamauga Chase

Chickamauga, GA – Geno Phillips, of Chattanooga, TN, won the Chickamauga Chase 15k Road Race held at the Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park on Saturday April 18, 2009. Phillips completed the 9.3 mile course in 51:20, running at an average pace of 5:31 per mile. Kathleen Turchin, of Chattanooga, TN, was the female champion of the 15k event in a time of 1:02:33 (6:43 pace).

The 5k road race was won by Enoch Elwell, of Lookout Mtn, GA in a time of 16:53 (5:26 per mile). Caitlin Duggan, of Chattanooga, TN, was the 5k female champion in a time of 22:49 (7:02 pace).
 
This year marked the 41st running of the Chickamauga Chase. The event featured the 41st race finish for Jack McFarland. McFarland is the only person to have taken part in all editions of the Chickamauga Chase Road Race.

Tim Ensign, of Chattanooga, TN, won the 15k male masters division. Kelly Bullock, of Chattanooga, TN won the 15k female masters division. William Warner, of Ringgold, GA, won the 15k male grand masters division. Susan Gallo, of Chattanooga, TN, won the 15k female grand masters division.

Mark Lorello, of Budd Lake, NJ, took the 5k male masters title. Wendy Houston, of Rocky Face, GA won the 5k female masters division. Don Gregg, of Chickamauga, GA, won the 5k male grand masters division. Paula Cooper, of Hixson, TN, won the 5k female grand masters division.

The Chickamauga Chase featured a 15k race, a 5k race, a kiddie k and a scenic walk through the Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park. Proceeds from the event benefit the Friends of the Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park.

The race was produced by the Chattanooga Track Club. The event was sponsored by Icy Hot, UBS, Hutcheson, McCain Design, Sophie’s, Foster Grant, Southern Coffee Service, PowerAde, , Greenlife Grocery, Niedlov’s Breadworks, Cox Sports Photos, Blood Assurance, Chattanooga Online, and Technology Projects.

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