The Chattanooga Track Club

Promoting Running and Fitness in Chattanooga

65 Roses 5k This Saturday!
Posted: Wednesday, March 30, 2016
For Immediate Release

The 16th Annual 65 Roses 5K road race will be held at Lee University in Cleveland on Saturday, April 2 with the 3.1-mile race beginning at 8:30 a.m.

Entry fee for the main event is $30 and advance registration can be obtained by going to There will also be a 1K Fun Run that will start at 9:15 with a cost of $12 per individual.

Water bottles and cotton T-shirts will be given to all participants and those can be picked up at a pasta dinner on Friday, which will be held at Lee's Great Room starting at 6.

This race has become a popular event on a certified course that runs through downtown Cleveland.

Paul Schupp won last year's race in 16:34 while Geno Phillips was the runner-up in 16:41. Amy Carpenter posted a time of 19:18 to finish ninth overall as the women's winner. Jennifer Curtis was the second female after finishing 20th overall in 20:17.

Last year's race attracted 438 finishers.


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