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About Us

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. The club pursues this goal through a number of activities including weekly group runs, annual road races, youth programs, and social events. Each year CTC produces a number of races, including the Scenic City Half Marathon, Chickamauga Chase, Raccoon Mountain, Chattanooga Chase, Market Street Miracle Mile, the Chattanooga Waterfront Triathlon, the Missionary Ridge Road Race, the Signal Mountain Pie Run, the Johnson Mental Health 10K, the Chickamauga Battlefield Marathon & Half Marathon and the Wauhatchie Trail Run. The club also assists numerous other organizations put on races to raise money or awareness for their causes. The Chattanooga Track Club is a member of the Road Runners Club of America and USA Track & Field.

CTC Mission

The Chattanooga Track Club is a nonprofit organization dedicated to stimulating interest in running and fitness for all ages and to promoting wellness through these activities. The club encourages anyone with similar interests to become a member and support our goals. No special qualifications, other than an interest in running and fitness, are required. Members can choose their own level of involvement: participant, volunteer, or sponsor. Everyone, from serious competitor to the casual walker, is welcome.

Contact Information

Mailing Address:

Chattanooga Track Club
P. O. Box 11241
Chattanooga, TN 37401

Phone: 423.842.6265


Upcoming events (5+)

Wednesday Morning Group Run!

Downtown YMCA

Wednesday Morning Group Run Starts promptly at 6:00 AM. Contact: Sujeel Taz ([masked]) Distance: Between 3 to 6 miles (easy to add or subtract miles as needed) Pace: Open to all paces (you decide what is best for you) Cancellation Policy: If lightning or thunder, run may be canceled - use your best judgment.

Wednesday Night Group Run!

Sports Barn

6:15 p.m. Wednesday Night Group Run Meet at the Downtown Sports Barn (301 Market St) at 6:15pm for a 1 - 10 mile run through downtown Chattanooga. Drinks are available on all courses 4 miles or longer.

6:30 Saturday Group Run

Downtown YMCA

Getting ready for a marathon? New in town and need new long distance running companions? Go towww.grouprun.com (http://www.grouprun.com/) for the latest group run schedule. Locations vary each week.

Saturday Morning Group Run

Downtown YMCA

We leave from the downtown YMCA, 301 West 6th Street Chattanooga, at 6:30 am. Routes vary every week. A great way to get up to 10 miles or more in with options for shorter distances. Come join us. We will have a great time and get some awesome miles in. For maps or more info contact [masked] or Ron Branam ([masked]) [masked] .

Past events (1,880)

Go walking!

South Entrance Walnut Street Bridge

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