5k Run & Walk
Saturday, February 22, 2014 - 8:15 am start time (eastern - about 15 minutes after the start of the half marathon)
Start/Finish at 50 yard line on Davenport Field at Finley Stadium in Chattanooga, TN.
5k Run & Walk Entry Fees
- $25 Oct 11, 2013 to Jan 12, 2014 (early registration)
- $30 Jan 13, 2014 to Feb 19, 2014 (regular registration)
- $40 Friday Feb 21 and Saturday Feb 22, 2014 (late registration - if race has not sold out)
$5.00 of each registration fee will go to the participant’s selected Charity as part of the Charity Challenge.
5k participants will receive a technical race t-shirt.
All participants of the Scenic City Half Marathon, 5K & Charity Challenge will be entered in a drawing to win a Litespeed C3 road bike!
Online registration closed at 11:59pm on Wednesday Feb 19 for both the half marathon and 5K.
If the races have not sold out, on-site registration will be available Friday night at packet pickup for both the 5K and half marathon. There will also be race day registration on Saturday for the 5K, if the race has not sold out. There will be no race day registration on Saturday for the half marathon.
Registrations are non-refundable and non-transferable.
Packets, including your bib number, timing chip, and technical shirt can be picked up:
- Friday February 21 from 4 pm to 8 pm (EST) in the Tennessee River Room at the host hotel, the Chattanooga Marriott Downtown (2 Carter Plaza, Chattanooga, TN 37402), or
- Saturday February 22 from 6:30 am to 7:30 am (EST) at Finley Stadium.
Runners must bring an official photo ID and Active.com confirmation number to packet pick up. Runners may not pick up a packet for another runner.
Packet pickup will be organized by bib number. A list of participants and bib numbers will be available at packet pickup. To speed things up, you can also look up your bib number in advance.
The 5K course is currently being certified.
With the start/finish on the 50 yard line of Davenport Field at Finley Stadium, the 5k run & walk will be run as an out and back course along Riverfront Parkway.
- All 5k participants start at about 8:15 AM
- Walkers are welcome but must start at the back of the pack.
- Volunteers with mile pace times will help position runners at the start.
An aid station containing water and sports drinks will be available at the turnaround of the 5K race at approximately 1.5 miles.
The race will utilize IPICO timing chips that will be affixed to each racer’s shoe laces. Each runner will also receive a bib number to be worn during the race.
Runners will receive both a gun time and chip or net time. Overall awards are based on gun times. Age group awards are based on chip or net time.
Results will be posted on this site as well as ChattanoogaTrackClub.org.
Awards will be given to the overall male and female winners, as well as the male and female masters (40+), grandmasters (50+) and senior grandmasters (60+) winners. Awards will also be given to the top three finishers, both male and female, in the following age groups: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 & Over. No duplicate awards.
Bicycles, skateboards, baby strollers/joggers, roller skates, and animals are not allowed in the race. Headphones are strongly discouraged.
On average, Chattanooga's temperature on February 22nd ranges from a low of 36 degrees to a high of 57 degrees. The record high for February 22nd is 77 degrees (1980) while the record low is 3 degrees (1963).
Directions to the Start
The start/finish is located at Finley Stadium in downtown Chattanooga (1826 Carter St.)