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July

Event Date Description Where Contact
  Jul 24, 2017
6:00 pm
KTC Board Meeting
Parks and Rec Office - Sutherland Ave
Knoxville, TN information
Jul 29, 2017
7:00 am
Jackie Burchell Long Memorial 5k
5k Race
Rutledge, TN David Helton
423.312.4638
Jul 29, 2017 Run For the Rose Women's 5k
5k Race
Loudon, TN Muna Rodriguez-Taylor
865.567.0358
Jul 29, 2017 Wild Rose Women's Triathlon
S 150 yds (pool) B 5 mi R 4k
Loudon, TN Muna Rodriguez-Taylor
865.567.0358
Jul 29, 2017
XTERRA Panther Creek Trail Run
Half Marathon and 4 Mile Trail Run
Morristown, TN Ryan Roma
865.356.6984
Jul 29, 2017
8:00 am
Springbrook Sprint
Pool Sprint Triathlon
Alcoa, TN Martin Coleman
865.250.3618
Jul 30, 2017 XTERRA Panther Creek Triathlon
½ mi Swim, 13 mi Bike, 4.2 mi Run
Morristown, TN Ryan Roma
865.356.6984

August

Event Date Description Where Contact
Aug 5, 2017
11:59 pm
KTC Event - "Pigeon Forge Midnight 8k"
8k Race
Pigeon Forge, TN Kim Emert
Aug 5, 2017 Scholars Run (note changed date)
5k Race
Maryville, TN Information
Aug 5, 2017 Trojan Trek
5k Race
Morristown, TN Jamia Hensley
423.307.0596
Aug 5, 2017
8:00 am
Gulf Park Tri N Spike Triathlon & Volleyball Tournament Knoxville, TN Muna Rodriguez-Taylor
865.567.0358
Aug 12, 2017
8:15 am
Butterfly Dash and Bash
10k and 5k Races
Knoxville, TN James Harrill
865.789.1982
Aug 19, 2017
5:30 pm
KTC Event - "Haw Ridge Trail Race" (note changed date)
7 Mile Trail Race - Kids Run 5:00
Oak Ridge, TN Jerry Monroe
865.617.8065
Aug 19, 2017
9:00 am
Reach Out 5k Color Run
5k Race
Gatlinburg, TN Amanda Perryman
865.661.0685
Aug 19, 2017
8:00 am
Forget Me Not 5k
5k Race
Knoxville, TN Angela Wampler
Aug 19, 2017 Fall Creek Falls 10k and 5k Road Runs
10k and 5k Races
Pikeville, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Aug 19, 2017
8:00 am
Boys & Girls Clubs of Roane County 5k
5k Race
Harriman, TN Tabatha Burke
865.617.5541
Aug 20, 2017 Tri Fall Creek Falls Olympic and Calfkiller Sprint Triathlons
S 1.5k / ½k, B 40k / 22k, R 10k / 5k
Pikeville, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Aug 26, 2017
7:30 am
Rebel Run
5k and 10k Races
Maryville, TN Barbara Jenkins
Aug 26, 2017
7:30 am
Storm the Fort
Half and Sprint Triathlons
Kingston, TN Martin Coleman
865.250.3618
Aug 26, 2017
8:30 am
Cancer Kicking 5k
5k Race
Lenoir City, TN Tim Guider
865.851.5957
  Aug 28, 2017
6:00 pm
KTC Board Meeting
Parks and Rec Office - Sutherland Ave
Knoxville, TN information

September

Event Date Description Where Contact
Sep 2, 2017
8:00 am
KTC Event "Hal Canfield Memorial Milefest"
One Mile Races
Knoxville, TN Angie Noye
Sep 2, 2017 Redskin Romp Sprint Triathlon
S 150 yds (pool) B 10 mi R 4k
Loudon, TN Muna Rodriguez-Taylor
865.567.0358
Sep 2, 2017
8:00 am
Barley's Cycling Classic
Bike Ride
Knoxville, TN Martin Coleman
865.250.3618
Sep 4, 2017
8:00 am
5k to Benefit Pregnancy Center
5k Race
Morristown, TN Carrie Rodgers
423.587.2273
Sep 9, 2017
8:00 am
Zombies Like Brains 8k and Zombie Walk Knoxville, TN Muna Rodriguez-Taylor
865.567.0358
Sep 9, 2017
Lions Chase
5k Obstacle Race
Corbin, KY Jeff Sparks
Sep 10, 2017
8:00 am
KTC Event "Townsend 15k"
15k Race
Townsend, TN Pam Haggard
865.207.6122
Sep 10, 2017 North Knox Sprint Triathlon
S 150 yds (pool) B 10 mi R 5k
Knoxville, TN Muna Rodriguez-Taylor
865.567.0358
Sep 16, 2017
9:00 am
Marine Mud Run
5k Mud Race
Knoxville, TN Information
Sep 17, 2017
8:00 am
Anchor Splash "The Big Chill"
Sprint Triathlon and Duathlon
Oak Ridge, TN Martin Coleman
865.250.3618
  Sep 23, 2017
8:30 am
KTC Event "Big South Fork Trail Race"
17.5 or 10k Trail Race - note changed date
Oneida, TN Bobby Glenn
865.548.7664
Sep 23, 2017
9:00 am
Dream Connection 5k
5k Race
Knoxville, TN Mary Palmer
865.805.9143
Sep 23, 2017
9:00 am
St Jude Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer 
5k Race and Walk
Knoxville, TN Anna Hensgens
Sep 23, 2017
8:30 am
Raccoon Mountain Road Races
5k and 10k Races
Chattanooga, TN Steve Smalling
Sep 23, 2017
8:00 am
Bays Mountain Trail Race
15 Mile Trail Race
Kingsport, TN Mark Skelton
423.272.4812
Sep 24, 2017
Bluegrass Half Marathon
Half Marathon Race (Kids race 9/22)
Johnson City, TN Karen Hubbs
  Sep 25, 2017
6:00 pm
KTC Board Meeting
Parks and Rec Office - Sutherland Ave
Knoxville, TN information
  Sep 29-Oct 1, 2017
KTC Event "Sugarlands Mountainfest"
Run, Bike, Fish - click here for info
Gatlinburg, TN David Black
888.217.5635
Sep 30, 2017
7:30 am
Moonbow Ultra
50k/25k/10k Trail Race
Cumberland Falls, KY Dan Durick
Sep 30, 2017 Atomic Kids Triathlon
Oak Ridge, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906

October

Event Date Description Where Contact
Oct 7, 2017
8:00 am
Corryton 8-Miler and 2-Miler
8 Mile and 2 Mile Races
Corryton, TN Frank Bushakra
541.786.5924
Oct 7, 2017
9:00 am
Iron Dog 5k
5k Race
Knoxville, TN Adesola Odunayo
Oct 7, 2017 The Dirt Circuit
12 and 24 Hour Trail Races (Individual or Relay)
Morristown, TN Ryan Roma
865.356.6984
Oct 7, 2017
8:00 am
Trailblazer Triple Challenge
5k and 10k Races
Oneida, TN Christin Neal
423.286.9500
Oct 7, 2017 Atomic Sprint  / Olympic Triathlon / Duathlon
Sprint: S 500m or 5k R, B 30k, R 5k / Oly: S 1.5k or 10k R, B 40k, R 10k
Lenoir City, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Oct 8, 2017
2:00 pm
Trailblazer Triple Challenge
Backcountry Half Marathon
Oneida, TN Christin Neal
423.286.9500
Oct 8, 2017 Toughman TN Half Iron - an Atomic Experience 
S 1.2 mi, B 56 mi, R 13.1 mi
Loudon, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906
Oct 8, 2017
8:00 am
KTC Event "Pilot CrossKnox 15k"
15k Race
Knoxville, TN Lauren Churchill
Oct 14, 2017
10:00 am
Goliath at the Gorge
5k and 10k Races
Hampton, TN Karen Hubbs
Oct 14, 2017
9:30 am
Everett Hills 5k
5k Race
Maryville, TN Megan Seigler
Oct 15, 2017
8:00 am
Ultra Trail Knoxville
50k and 25k Trail Races
Knoxville, TN Janessa Taylor
541.274.0600
Oct 15, 2017
3:00 pm
Crooked River Half Marathon
Half Marathon Race
Hiltons, VA Mark Skelton
423.272.4812
Oct 15, 2017
2:00 pm
Barefoot Benefit
5k Race and Fun Walk
Knoxville, TN Ernest Cadotte
865.740.1946
Oct 21, 2017
9:00 am
Clinton 5k
5k Race
Clinton, TN Todd Temple
865.919.0602
Oct 21, 2017
7:00 am CST
Haunted Half Marathon
Half Marathon Race
Cookeville, TN Tracy Epps
Oct 22, 2017
9:00 am
I.C. King of Trails Race
7 Mile Trail Race at I.C. King Park
Knoxville, TN Tony Owens
865.323.3753
Oct 22, 2017
2:00 pm
Foothills Half Marathon
Half Marathon Race
Alcoa, TN Martin Coleman
865.250.3618
  Oct 23, 2017
6:00 pm
KTC Board Meeting
Parks and Rec Office - Sutherland Ave
Knoxville, TN information
  Oct 28, 2017
8:00 am
KTC Event "Tennessee Sports Medicine Farragut 13.1, 5k, and Kids Mile"
Half Marathon and 5k Race
Farragut, TN Karen Tindal
865.661.5897

November

Event Date Description Where Contact
Nov 4, 2017
9:00 am
Oak Ridge Fall Classic 5k
5k Race
Oak Ridge, TN Michael Yates
865.719.7221
Nov 5, 2017 The Man Run
5k and 10k Races
Knoxville, TN Ashley Glander
Nov 5, 2017 Starry Night Knoxville
8.5k and 5k Race
Knoxville, TN Sarah Hamilton
Nov 11, 2017
7:00 am
KTC Event "Norris Dam Hard Trail Race"
50k and 25k Trail Race
Norris, TN Doug Holder
Nov 12, 2017 Subway Race Against Cancer
5k Race
Knoxville, TN Kay Smartt
865.331.1227  
Nov 18, 2017 Secret City Half Marathon/5k
Half Marathon and 5k Races
Oak Ridge, TN Lisa Kendall 
online registration
Nov 19, 2017
2:00 pm
Bigfoot Blast
10k/5k Trail Race
Oliver Springs, TN Samantha Collins
Nov 23, 2017
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 23, 2017
7:30 am
Hot to Trot
5k and 10k Races
Knoxville, TN information 
  Nov 27, 2017
6:00 pm
KTC Board Meeting
Parks and Rec Office - Sutherland Ave
Knoxville, TN information

December

Event Date Description Where Contact
TBA KTC Annual Holiday Party
Knoxville, TN information
Dec 2, 2017 St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend
Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k, 5k Races and Kids Mile
Memphis, TN 800-565-5112
information
Dec 3, 2017 Reindeer Run
5k Race
Alcoa, TN Kelly Forster
Dec 9, 2017
11:00 am
KTC Event "Loyston Point Scramble"
Half Marathon and 10k Trail Race - Kids Run 10:30
Andersonville, TN Pete Crowley
Dec 10, 2017
2:00 pm
KTC Event "Leftover Run"
5k Race
Knoxville, TN Andrea Collins
865.335.4292
Dec 16, 2017 Rockin Santa Half Marathon and Sunshine Santa 5k
Half Marathon and 5k Races
Knoxville, TN Kevin Mahan
865.988.3906