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January

Event Date Description Where Contact
Jan 1, 2015
9:00 am
Calhoun's New Year's Day 5k
5k Race - note correct start time
Knoxville, TN Joni Edwards
Jan 1, 2015
9:00 am
New Year's Wake Up 5k and Mile
5k and One Mile Race
Surgoinsville, TN Mark Skelton
423.272.4812
Jan 3, 2015
8:00 am
The Pistol Ultra
50k Relay, 50k, 100k, and 100 Mile
Maryville, TN Will Jorgensen
865.740.1717
Jan 10, 2015
9:00 am
Run 4 Their Lives
5k Race
Knoxville, TN Karen Harper
Jan 10, 2015
11:00 am
Trail of Tears
7 Mile Race - State Parks Tour
Cleveland, TN James Zahn
931.668.3437
Jan 17, 2015
11:00 am
Norris Dam Challenge
12k Race - State Parks Tour
Norris, TN Caroline Johnson
865.406.0487
Jan 17, 2015 Race Against Racism
5k Race
Knoxville, TN Katlin Fabbri
865.523.6126
Jan 18, 2015
2:00 pm
Wanderers' Trail Race
4 Mile Trail Race at Maryville College; 1 Mile Kids Run, too!
Maryville, TN Tony Owens
865.323.3753
Jan 18 thru Dec 12 Trail Series 8-Race Registration Deal
Sign up for 8 races — save big! Offer expires 1/16/15
Trails throughout East Tennessee Michael deLisle
865.548.4718
Sun, Jan 18, 2015 KTC Social Get-together
Serve lunch at VMC Downtown Knoxville
Knoxville, TN Lauren Chiles
Jan 24, 2015
7:30 am
Calhoun's Ten Miler / Winter High Mileage Series
10 Mile Race / 4 Long Distance Race Series
Lenoir City, TN Angela Stolpe
865.207.9460
  Jan 26, 2015
7:00 pm
KTC Board Meeting
Parks and Rec Office - Sutherland Ave
Knoxville, TN Brad Adams
404.808.6907
Jan 31, 2015
11:00 am
Johnsonville Charge
5 Mile Race - State Parks Tour
New Johnsonville, TN Angela Redden
931.296.9850

February

Event Date Description Where Contact
Feb 1, 2015 Super Bowl Sunday Fun Run
Fun Run at Earth Fare Bearden
Knoxville, TN Lauren Chiles
Feb 7, 2015
9:00 am
Strawberry Plains Half Marathon and 10k
Half Marathon and 10k Races
Strawberry Plains, TN Ken Sirois
Feb 7, 2015
11:00 am
Cedars Frostbite Half Marathon
Half Marathon Race - State Parks Tour
Lebanon, TN Lynda De Paulis
615.889.1306
Feb 14, 2015 Zen Evo Chocolate Lovers Valentine 5k
5k Race
Knoxville, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Feb 15, 2015
2:00 pm
Dark Hollow Wallow
Eleven Mile or Five Mile Trail Race at Big Ridge State Park
Maynardville, TN Bobby Glenn
865.548.7664
Feb 21, 2015
11:00 am
War Party 10k
10k Race - State Parks Tour
Kingsport, TN Matthew Studholme
276.591.9242
Feb 28, 2015
8:30 am
Surgoinsville 10-Miler
Ten Mile Race
Surgoinsville, TN Mark Skelton
423.272.4812

March

Event Date Description Where Contact
Mar 1, 2015
8:30 am
Whitestone 30k and Team Relay
30k Race
Paint Rock, TN Larry Brede
865.621.0752
Mar 7, 2015
8:00 am
Warrior 10 Miler and 5k
10 Mile and 5k Races
Sevierville, TN Frank Damante
865.387.6784
Mar 7, 2015
9:00 am
BE A HERO Be Great 8k
8k Race and 2 mile run/walk
Knoxville, TN Annie Acree
865.232.1208
Mar 7, 2015
11:00 am
Fall Creek Thaw
15k Race - State Parks Tour
Pikeville, TN Roger Gall
931.841.3038
Mar 8, 2015
9:00 am
Dirty South Trail Half and Dirty Double Trail Marathon
Half and Full Trail Marathon in Knoxville's Urban Wilderness
Knoxville, TN DK Stanford
865.684.8974
Mar 14, 2015
8:30 am
PRC Superhero 5k
5k Race and Family Fun Walk
Maryville, TN Valerie Millsapps  
 865.977.8378
Mar 14, 2015 Lucky Kidney Race
6k Race
Knoxville, TN Katie Martin
865.209.8885
Mar 14, 2015 MTSNC 5k
5k Race and 1 Mile Walk
Shelbyville, TN Kimberly Warren
Mar 14, 2015 Oskar Blues 4 Miler
4 Mile Race
Brevard, NC Bill Baldwin
Mar 15, 2015
Fall Creek Falls Trail Run
50k and Half Marathon Race
Pikeville, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Mar 21, 2015
8:30 am
Amis Mill 10k
10k Race
Rogersville, TN Mark Skelton
423.272.4812
  Mar 21, 2015
8:00 am
Music City Half Marathon
Half Marathon Race
Nashville, TN Tomas de Paulis
615.390.6977
  Mar 22, 2015
7:30 am
Greenway Marathon
Marathon Race
Nashville, TN Tomas de Paulis
615.390.6977
  Mar 23, 2015
7:00 pm
KTC Board Meeting
Parks and Rec Office - Sutherland Ave
Knoxville, TN Brad Adams
404.808.6907
Mar 28, 2015
6:00 pm
Covenant Kids Run
Kids 1 Mile Run
Knoxville, TN Jason Altman
865.684.4294
Mar 28, 2015
8:30 am
Phipps Bend River Run
10 Mile Trail Race
Surgoinsville, TN Mark Skelton
423.272.4812
Mar 28, 2015
7:00 am
Running The Shoals Marathon
Marathon, Half Marathon and 5k Races
Muscle Shoals, AL Eddie Mason
256.335.6793
Mar 29, 2015
7:30 am
Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon, Half Marathon, and 5k
Marathon, Half Marathon, and 5k Races
Knoxville, TN Jason Altman
865.684.4294

April

Event Date Description Where Contact
April 4, 2015
9:00 am
I.C. King of Trails Race
7 Mile Trail Race at I.C. King Park; 1 Mile Kids Run, too!
Knoxville, TN Tony Owens
865.323.3753
Apr 4 2015
8:30 am
Resurrection Run
5k Race
Maryville, TN Chuck Blair
865.696.9633
Apr 11, 2015
9:00 am
Greenways 5k and 2 Mile Dog Jog
5k Race and 2 Mile Dog Jog
Knoxville, TN Ron McElhaney
865.307.1765
Apr 11, 2015
8:30 am
Spring Sprint
5k Race
Alcoa, TN Kelly Forster
Apr 11, 2015
8:00 am
War at Windrock
50k & 11 Mile Trail Runs
Oliver Spring, TN Ryan Roma
865.356.6984
Apr 18, 2015
8:00 am
Run for Autism
5k Race
Knoxville, TN Beth Ritchie
865.719.0534
Apr 18, May 2
Spring Fling Race Series
Two 5k Race Series
Knoxville, TN Jeanne Fair
Apr 18, 2015
8:30 am
Laurel Run Ascent
11 Mile Trail Race
Church Hill, TN Mark Skelton
423.272.4812
Apr 18, 2015 Yamacraw 50k and 10k
50k and 10k Trail Races
Stearns, KY Brian Gajus
865.660.3700
Apr 25, 2015
8:00 am
Dogwood Classic 5k
5k Run/Walk
Knoxville, TN Kelsey Godfrey
865.206.5892
Apr 26, 2014
8:30 am
Hammer Duathlon & Sprint Tri
5k run or .4k swim / 16M bike / 5k run
Lenoir City, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
  Apr 27, 2015
7:00 pm
KTC Board Meeting
Parks and Rec Office - Sutherland Ave
Knoxville, TN Brad Adams
404.808.6907

May

Event Date Description Where Contact
May 2, 2015
8:00 am
Run for the Deaf
5k Race
Knoxville, TN Jeanne Fair
865.579.2500
May 2, 2015 New River Marathon, Half Marathon and 5k
Marathon, Half Marathon and 5k Races
Todd, NC Ken Sevensky
May 2, 2015
7:45 am
Strawberrry Chase 5k
5k Race
Dayton, TN Jeff Clem
423.243.7689
May 3, 2015
8:30 am
Suck It Up, Buttercup 5k
5k Race
Oak Ridge Frank Chmielewicz
May 9, 2015
Dickson Endurance Triathlon
1M swim / 38M bike / 15k run
Dickson, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
May 9, 2015
Iron Nugget Sprint Triathlon
.5M swim / 17M bike / 5k run
Dickson, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
May 16, 2015
7:30 am
Viola Valley Half Marathon
Half Marathon Race
Viola, TN John Nunley
931.635.3413
May 16 2015
8:00 am
Tour deBlount Bicycle Ride
29, 41, 62, and 70 miles.
Maryville, TN Eleanore Womac
May 17, 2015
9:00 am
Beatin' a Hastie Retreat
9 Mile Trail Race in Knoxville's Urban Wilderness; 1 Mile Kids Run, too!
Knoxville, TN Jerry Monroe
865.617.8065
May 17, 2015
3:00 pm
Heart & Sole 5k
5k Race and One Mile Fun Run
Knoxville, TN Kathy Wolski
May 17, 2015
7:00 am
Race 13.1 Farragut
Half Marathon, 10k, and 5k Race
Farragut, TN Chris Brown
615.202.4230
May 23, 2015
8:00 am
KTC EXPO 10k and 5k
10k and 5k Race
Knoxville, TN information
888.217.5635
  May 25, 2015
7:00 pm
KTC Board Meeting
Parks and Rec Office - Sutherland Ave
Knoxville, TN Brad Adams
404.808.6907
May 30, 2015
8:00 am
CASA 8k and Mile
8k Race and One Mile Race
Rogersville, TN Mark Skelton
423.272.4812

June

Event Date Description Where Contact
Jun 2, 2015
6:00 pm
The River Mile
One Mile Race
Church Hill, TN Mark Skelton
423.272.4812
Jun 6, 2015
Double Dip Triathlon - Splash and Dash
.5M swim / 16.1M bike / 5k run S&D: Kids <10, 10-14
Pigeon Forge, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Jun 7, 2015
8:00 am
XTerra Knoxville
Offroad Triathlon
Knoxville, TN Ryan Roma
865.356.6984
Jun 13, 2015
6:00 pm
Summer Solstice 7k
7k Race
Corryton, TN Doug Young
865.680.1971
Jun 20, 2015
9:00 am
Lakeshore Trail Marathon
Trail Marathon and 10k at TVA Coytee Trailhead
Greenback, TN Kathy Smith
865.806.5999
Jun 20, 2015
Tellico Summer Solstice Runs
13.1M, 5k, and .4 M Kids Run
Lenoir City, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Jun 21, 2015
Tellico Summer Solstice Sprint Tri
.5M swim / 16.1M bike / 5k run
Lenoir City, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
  Jun 22, 2015
7:00 pm
KTC Board Meeting
Parks and Rec Office - Sutherland Ave
Knoxville, TN Brad Adams
404.808.6907
Jun 27, 2015
8:00 am
Phipps Bend 5k
5k Race
Surgoinsville, TN Mark Skelton
423.272.4812
Jun 27, 2015
9:00 am
Stroller Derby
5k Race
Knoxville, TN Rayn Roma
865.356.6984

July

Event Date Description Where Contact
Jul 3, 2015
9:00 pm
Pilot Fireball Moonlight Classic 5k
5k Race
Knoxville, TN Bo Saulsbury
865.382.5979
Jul 4, 2015
7:00 am
Firecracker Four Miler
4 Mile Race
Rogersville, TN Mark Skelton
423.272.4812
Jul 4, 2015
7:30 am
One Nation Under God Independence Day 5k
5k Race
Sweetwater, TN Craig Brackett
865.207.9331
Jul 11, 2015 Sweetwater Triathlon
150 yard swim / 10M bike / 5k run
Sweetwater, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Jul 12, 2015
9:00 am
Stalk Your Quarry Trail Race
10 Mile and 5 Mile Trail Races at Ijams Nature Center; 1 Mile Kids Run, too!
Knoxville, TN DK Stanford
865.684.8974
Jul 14, 2015
7:00 am
Wolf Run
7 Mile Trail Race
Kingsport, TN Mark Skelton
423.272.4812
Jul 18, 2015
7:30 am
Shawns.com Carter Mill 10k Splash
10k Race
Knoxville, TN Scott Schmidt
Jul 19, 2015
Secret City Triathlon - Splash and Dash
500m swim / 15M bike / 6k run S&D: Kids <10, 10-14
Oak Ridge, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
  Jul 26, 2015
8:00 am
XTerra Panther Creek
Offroad Triathlon
Morristown, TN Ryan Roma
865.356.6984
  Jul 27, 2015
7:00 pm
KTC Board Meeting
Parks and Rec Office - Sutherland Ave
Knoxville, TN Brad Adams
404.808.6907

August

Event Date Description Where Contact
Aug 1, 2015
11:59 pm
PigeonForge.com Midnight Road Race 8k
8k Race
Pigeon Forge, TN Kim Emert
Aug 1, 2015
Run for the Rose Women's 5k
5k Race
Loudon, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Aug 2, 2015
Wild Rose Women's Triathlon
150Y swim / 18k bike / 5k run
Loudon, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Aug 8, 2015 Scholars Run
5k Race
Maryville, TN Kelly Forster
Aug 15, 2015
5:30 pm
Haw Ridge Trail Race
7 Mile Trail Race at Haw Ridge Park; 1 Mile Kids Run, too!
Oak Ridge, TN Laura Gearhiser
865.318.0108
Aug 15, 2015
Fall Creek Falls 10k
10k Race
Pikeville, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Aug 16, 2015
Tri Fall Creek Falls Triathlon
1.5k swim / 40k bike / 10k run
Pikeville, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
  Aug 24, 2015
7:00 pm
KTC Board Meeting
Parks and Rec Office - Sutherland Ave
Knoxville, TN Brad Adams
404.808.6907
Aug 29, 2015 Rock and Root 30k
30k Trail Race
Oak Ridge, TN Brad Spears
865.804.4902
Aug 29, 2015
Redskin Romp Triathlon - Splash and Dash
150Y swim / 10M bike / 4k run S&D: Kids <10, 10-14
Loudon, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
  Aug 31, 2015
6:00 pm
KTC Annual Summer Picnic Knoxville, TN Sara Webb
423.745.3115

September

Event Date Description Where Contact
Sep 5, 2015
8:00 am
Hal Canfield Memorial Milefest
One Mile Races
Knoxville, TN Angie Noye
Sep 11-12, 2015 Blue Ridge Relay
209-mile team running relay
Grayson Highlands, VA Ken Sevensky
Sep 13 2015
8:00 am
Parkside Realty Townsend 15k
15k Race
Townsend, TN Pam Haggard
865.207.6122
Sep 25, 2015
8:00 pm
Funky Monkey 5k
5k Race
Dayton, TN Jeff Clem
423.243.7689
Sep 26, 2015
8:30 am
Big South Fork Trail Race
17.5 Mile and 10k Trail Race at Big South Fork National Recreation Area
Oneida, TN Bobby Glenn
865.548.7664
Sep 26, 2015
8:00 am
Bays Mountain Trail Race
15 Mile Trail Race
Kingsport, TN Mark Skelton
423.272.4812
  Sep 28, 2015
7:00 pm
KTC Board Meeting
Parks and Rec Office - Sutherland Ave
Knoxville, TN Brad Adams
404.808.6907

October

Event Date Description Where Contact
Oct 3, 2015
Atomic Duathlon and Sprint Triathlon
5k run or .5k swim / 30k bike / 5k run
Lenoir City, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Oct 4, 2015
Atomic Man Triathlon
1.2M swim / 56M bike / 13.1M run
Lenoir City, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Oct 9, 2015
Hann Jivin' in the Dark
6 Mile Night Trail Race in Knoxville's Urban Wilderness; 1 Mile Twilight Kids Run, too!
Knoxville, TN Andrea Ludwig
865.306.3115
Oct 10, 2015
9:00 am
Townsend 10k
10k Race
Townsend, TN Howard Jackson
865.546.1000
Oct 11, 2015
8:00 am
Pilot CrossKnox 15k
15k Race
Knoxville, TN information
888.217.5635
Oct 17, 2015
8:00 am
Dirt Circuit
12 and 24 hour trail runs
Morrristown, TN Ryan Roma
865.356.6984
  Oct 26, 2015
7:00 pm
KTC Board Meeting
Parks and Rec Office - Sutherland Ave
Knoxville, TN Brad Adams
404.808.6907
Oct 31, 2015 Farragut 13.1, 5k, and Kids Mile
Half Marathon Race
Knoxville, TN Steve Durbin
270.556.1679

November

Event Date Description Where Contact
Nov 14, 2015
7:00 am
Norris Dam Hard Trail Race
25k and 50 mile Trail Race at Norris Dam State Park
Norris, TN Chris George
Nov 23, 2015
7:00 pm
KTC Board Meeting
Parks and Rec Office - Sutherland Ave
Knoxville, TN Brad Adams
404.808.6907
Nov 26, 2015
8:30 am
Autumnfest 5k
5k Race
Knoxville, TN Ray Wilson
865.789.1594

December

Event Date Description Where Contact
Dec 6, 2015
2:00 pm
Leftover Run
6k Race
Knoxville, TN Andrea Collins
865.335.4292
Dec 6, 2015
2:00 pm
Reindeer Run
5k Race
Maryville, TN Kelly Forster
Dec 12, 2015 Loyston Point Scramble
9 Mile Trail Race in at Loyston Point Recreation Area
Andersonville, TN 865.548.4718