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July

Event Date Description Where Contact
Jul 29, 2016
Knoxville Endurance Running Retreat and Stage Races
3-Day Retreat, 5, 15, 4 mile races
Jamestown, TN Michaela Bergeson
Jul 30, 2016 KTC Event - "TVA Big Dam 8k Race"
8k Race and One Mile Fun Walk
Norris, TN John LeCroy
Jul 30, 2016
7:30 am
Run for the Rose Women's 5k
5k Race
Loudon, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Jul 30, 2016
7:30 am
Wild Rose Triathlon
Swim 150 yds, Bike 5 mi, R 4K
Loudon, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
  Jul 30, 2016
8:00 am
Jackie Burchell Long Memorial 5k
5k Race
Rutledge, TN David Helton
423.312.4638
  Jul 30, 2016 XTERRA Panther Creek Trail Run
4.5 Mile & Half Marathon Trail Race
Morristown, TN Ryan Roma
865.356.6984
  Jul 31, 2016 XTERRA Panther Creek Triathlon
½ mi Swim, 13 mi Bike, 4.5 mi Run
Morristown, TN Ryan Roma
865.356.6984

August

Event Date Description Where Contact
Aug 6, 2016 Springbrook Sprint Triathlon
200 yd Swim / 9 mi Bike / 3 mi Run
Alcoa, TN Martin Coleman
865.250.3618
Aug 6, 2016
8:00 am
Trojan Trek
5k Trail Race
Morristown, TN Jamia Hensley
Aug 6, 2016
11:59 pm
KTC Event - "Pigeon Forge Midnight 8k"
8k Race
Pigeon Forge, TN Kim Emert
Aug 13, 2016
5:30 pm
KTC Event - "Haw Ridge Trail Race"
7 Mile Trail Race - Kids Run 5:00
Oak Ridge, TN Laura Gearhiser
865/318.0108
Aug 13, 2016
8:00 am
KTC Kids Summer Greenway Series
½ Mile or Mile Race at Tyson Park
Knoxville, TN Muna Taylor
Aug 13, 2016 Scholars Run
5k Race
Maryville, TN Kelly Forster
Aug 13, 2016
9:00 am
Asa's EB Awareness 5k
5k Race
Knoxville, TN Whitney Solomon
865.773.3306
Aug 20, 2016
8:00 am
KTC Kids Summer Greenway Series
½ Mile or Mile Race at Tyson Park
Knoxville, TN Muna Taylor
Aug 20, 2016 Storm the Fort Triathlon
1.2 mile S/56 mi B/13.1 mi R OR 600 yd S/17 mile B/4 mi R
Kingston, TN Martin Coleman
865.250.3618
Aug 20, 2016
9:00 am
Butterfly Run
5k Race
Knoxville, TN James Harrill
865.789.1982
Aug 20, 2016
8:00 am CDT
Fall Creek Falls 10k and 5k Runs
10k and 5k Races
Pikeville, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Aug 20-21, 2016 Asheville Running Experience
Half Marathon, 5k, Trail 8k, Fun Run
Asheville, NC Greg Duff
Aug 20, 2016
8:00 am
Rebel Run
10k Run, 5k Run/Walk, and One Mile Fun Run/Walk
Maryville, TN Barbara Jenkins
Aug 20, 2016
8:00 am
Boys and Girls Clubs of Roane County 5k
5k Race
Harriman, TN Tabatha Burke
865.617.5541
Aug 21, 2016
7:30 am CDT
Tri Fall Creek Falls Olympic & Calfkiller Sprint Triathlons
Swim 1500 / 500 meters, Bike 40k/22k, Run 10k/5k
Pikeville, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Aug 21, 2016 Bowling Green Sprint Triathlon
400M swim, 23k bike, 5k run; also Duathlon
Bowling Green, KY Randy Hansbrough
270.791.9437
Aug 27, 2016
8:00 am
KTC Kids Summer Greenway Series
¾ Mile or Mile Race at Tyson Park
Knoxville, TN Muna Taylor
Aug 27, 2016 The Man Run
10k, 5k and 1 mile fun run/walk
Knoxville, TN Georgette Samaras
865.305.8583
Aug 27, 2016
9:00 am
Reach Out 5k
5k Color Run
Gatlinburg, TN Amanda Perryman
Aug 27, 2016 Springmaid Splash Trail Races
10k/5k Trail Race, Kids Trail Run
Spruce Pine, NC Matt Hollifield
Aug 28, 2016
2:00 pm
Forget Me Not 5k
5k Race
Knoxville, TN Angela Wampler

September

Event Date Description Where Contact
Sep 3, 2016
8:00 am
KTC Event "Hal Canfield Memorial Milefest"
One Mile Races
Knoxville, TN Angie Noye
Sep 3, 2016
8:00 am
KTC Kids Summer Greenway Series
Mile Race on Cherokee Boulevard
Knoxville, TN Muna Taylor
Sep 3, 2016 Barley's Cycling Classic
Bike Ride - 65/50/30 mile options
Knoxville, TN Martin Coleman
865.250.3618
Sep 3, 2016
7:30 am
Redskin Romp Sprint Triathlon
Swim 150 yds, Bike 10 mi, R 4k
Loudon, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Sep 5, 2016
8:00 am
Miners Mile
10k and 5k Races
Jellico, TN Matt Rafalski
Sep 9-10, 2016 Blue Ridge Relay
209-mile team running relay
Grayson Highlands, VA Ken Sevensky
Sep 10, 2016
8:00 am
Dream Connection 5k
5k Race
Knoxville, TN Mary Palmer
865.805.9143
Sep 10, 2016
9:00 am
Team Faith 5k
5k Race
Maryville, TN Robin Russell
Sep 10, 2016 Lion's Chase
5k Obstacle Race
Corbin, KY Jeff Sparks
Sep 10, 2016
4:00 pm
FUMC 5k at 5
5k Race
Jefferson City, TN Brook Hodgson
Sep 11, 2016
8:00 am
KTC Event "Townsend 15k"
15k Race
Townsend, TN Pam Haggard
865.207.6122
Sep 11, 2016
7:30 am
Tennova Sprint Triathlon
Swim 150 yds, Bike 10 mi, R 5k
Knoxville, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Sep 17, 2016
8:00 am
Marine Mud Run
5k Offroad Mud Run
Knoxville, TN Gene Furrow
Sep 18, 2016 Anchor Splash Sprint Tri
750 meter Swim / 18 mi Bike / 4 mile Run
Oak Ridge, TN Martin Coleman
865.250.3618
  Sep 24, 2016
8:30 am
KTC Event "Big South Fork Trail Race"
17.5 or 10k Trail Race
Oneida, TN Bobby Glenn
865.548.7664
Sep 24, 2016
8:00 am
Tigers on the Prowl
5k Race and Fun/Run
Pigeon Forge, TN Sheena Cole
865.210.9450
Sep 24, 2016
8:00 am
Bays Mountain Trail Race
15 Mile Trail Race
Kingsport, TN Mark Skelton
423.272.4812
  Sep 26, 2016
6:00 pm
KTC Board Meeting
Parks and Rec Office - Sutherland Ave
Knoxville, TN information

October

Event Date Description Where Contact
Oct 1, 2016
7:30 am
Top of the South
10+ Mile Race - note KTC discount
Roan Mtn, TN Ken Sevensky
336.877.8888
Oct 1, 2016
Saving Little Hearts 5k
5k and Fun Walk
Alcoa, TN Karin Coulter Grindall
865.748.4605
Oct 1, 2016
9:00 pm
Moonlight for Sight 5k
5k Race
Kingston, TN Cathy Willis
865.243.5139
Oct 1, 2016 Corryton 2 and 8 Miler
2 Mile Race and 8 Mile Race
Corryton, TN Joyce Harrell
865.705.7684
Oct 1, 2016
3:00 pm
Crooked River Half Marathon
Half Marathon Race
Hiltons, VA Mark Skelton
423.272.4812
Oct 1, 2016
6:00 am
Cumberland Trail 50k
50k Race
Caryville, TN Brian Williams
865.851.6943.
Oct 1, 2016 Walk to End Alzheimer’s Knoxville, TN Sunny Biden
865.684.8585
Oct 2, 2016
7:30 am
Greenway Marathon and Half
Full and Half Marathon Races
Nashville, TN Tomas dePaulis
615.390.6977
Oct 8, 2016
8:00 am
Atomic Sprint Triathlon / Duathlon
Swim/Run 500 mtr/5k, Bike 30k, Run 5k
Lenoir City, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Oct 8, 2016 Rock & Root 30k Trail Race
30k Trail Race
Oak Ridge, TN Brad Spears
865.804.4902
Oct 9, 2016
8:00 am
KTC Event "Pilot CrossKnox 15k"
15k Race
Knoxville, TN Laura Bryant
Oct 9, 2016
7:30 am
Atomic Man Triathlon
Swim 1.2 mi, Bike 56 mi, Run 13.1 mi
Lenoir City, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Oct 15, 2016
9:00 am
KTC Event - Lakeshore Trail Trek
16 Mile or 10k Trail Race
Greenback, TN Kathy Smith
Oct 15, 2016 Dirt Circuit
12 and 24 Hour Trail Runs
Morristown Ryan Roma
865.356.6984
  Oct 22, 2016
8:00 am
Gov Run
5k Race and One Mile Fun Run (note changed date)
Louisville, TN Jennifer Boling
  Oct 22, 2016
9:00 am
Jonah's Joy 5k
5k Race and One Mile Fun Run/Walk
Crossville, TN Denise Weaver
931.456.8600
  Oct 22, 2016
9:00 am
World Orphans Run
5k Race
Alcoa, TN Kate Borders
865.776.5477
  Oct 23, 2016 Running for the Bay Marathon
Marathon, Half Marathon, Ultra 50k, 10k, and 5k
Apalachicola, FL Mark Henderson
  Oct 23, 2016 Foothills Half Marathon
Half Marathon Race
Maryville, TN Nicole Howe
865.804.2963
  Oct 24, 2016
6:00 pm
KTC Board Meeting
Parks and Rec Office - Sutherland Ave
Knoxville, TN information
  Oct 29, 2016
8:00 am
KTC Event "Tennessee Sports Medicine Farragut 13.1, 5k, and Kids Mile"
Half Marathon and 5k Race
Farragut, TN Ray Wilson
865.789.1594
  Oct 29, 2016
8:00 am
Crossville Rotary Club Halloween 5k
5k Race and One Mile Fun Run
Crossville, TN Steve Douglas
931.200.2741
  Oct 30, 2016 VMC 5k
5k Race
Knoxville, TN Lisa Hutton
  Oct 30, 2016
8:00 am
BrickHouse Betweenathon, Half Marathon & 10k
19.65 mile, 13.1 mile and 6.2 mile Races
Stanford, KY Angela Todd
859.333.8498

November

Event Date Description Where Contact
Nov 5, 2016
7:00 am
Nashville Ultramarathon
50k, 60k, 70k, 50 mile
Nashville, TN Dennis Freeman
Nov 5, 2016
9:00 am
Bigfoot Blast
5k Trail Run
Oliver Springs, TN Samantha Collins
640.1413
Nov 12, 2016
7:00 am
KTC Event "Norris Dam Hard Trail Race"
50k and 25k Trail Race
Norris, TN Doug Holder
Nov 19, 2016
9:00 am
Secret City Half Marathon and 5k
Half Marathon and 5k Races
Oak Ridge, TN Lisa Kendall
865.685.5821
Nov 24, 2016
8:00 am
KTC Event "Regal Entertainment Group Knoxville Turkey Trot and Little Gobblers Run"
5k Race
Knoxville, TN David Black
888.217.5635 x 3
  Nov 28, 2016
6:00 pm
KTC Board Meeting
Parks and Rec Office - Sutherland Ave
Knoxville, TN information

December

Event Date Description Where Contact
Dec 3, 2016
9:00 am
Rockin Santa Half Marathon & Sunshine Santa 5k
5k Race
Knoxville, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Dec 3, 2016
10:00 am
Girls on the Run 5k
5k Race
Knoxville, TN Kelly Eldridge
865.712.9979
Dec 3, 2016
9:00 am
Iron Dog 5k
5k Race
Knoxville, TN Adesola Odunayo
Dec 4, 2016
2:00 pm
KTC Event "Leftover Run"
5k Race
Knoxville, TN Andrea Collins
865.335.4292
Dec 4, 2016 Reindeer Run
5k Race
Alcoa, TN Kelly Forster
Dec 10, 2016
11:00 am
KTC Event "Loyston Point Scramble"
Trail Race - length TBA - Kids Run 10:30
Andersonville, TN Pete Crowley
Dec 11, 2016
Santa Hustle 5k
5k Race
Sevierville, TN Bryan Ganek
847.829.4536