Missionary Ridge Road Race
Start: Saturday, August 10, 2013 @ 8:00 AM (EDT)
Chattanooga , TN 37402
Registration Closing Date
Friday, August 9, 2013 @ 11:59 PM (EDT)
Saturday, August 10, 2013, will be the 40th Annual running of the Missionary Ridge Road Race with proceeds from the race to be split equally between the local chapter of American Red Cross and Team Bruner Scholarships. Parking and Shuttle Instructions: There is NO PARKING at Bragg Reservation. Parking and a free shuttle service will be available at McCallie School, 500 Dodds Avenue. The shuttle service will operate from 6:00 AM until complete from the school parking lot to the reservation
Race Proceeds Benefit:
American Red Cross - prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors. Over 91 cents of every dollar donated goes to fulfill the Red Cross mission. John Bruner Memorial Scholarship Fund An endowed scholarship to honor the memory of John Bruner by providing college funds to a cross-country athlete who best exemplifies the personal and athletic traits of this outstanding 2006 Dalton High School Graduate.
Course Information This is a 4.7 mile out and back course atop Missionary Ridge. It starts at the Bragg Reservation and goes out South Crest Road, extends around East Crest Road and then returns on South Crest Road to the finish line at Bragg Reservation. Trees shade the scenic course and there are two major hills with the rest of the course gently rolling. Awards Information Awards will be for the top overall male and female; top overall male and female masters and top three male and female by age groups: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & better. A special award will be presented to the oldest participant in the race in honor of Arnold Godwin, a long time runner in the Chattanooga area. This was his favorite race each year. Door prizes will be given out after the race while waiting on the results from the run.