28th Annual 5k for FCA

Other, Marathon, 5K

Event Date

Sat, Sep 3, 2016


Chattanooga, TN


Activity Today Later

Kiddy K - Individual Age group/open

$10 $10 Closed

Jr. Marathon - Individual Age group/open

$10 $10 Closed

Running-5K - Individual Age group/open

$25 $25 Closed

About This Activity

Proceeds from this event will be used to further FCA mission to area High Schools, Middle Schools and Colleges in the 2016-2017 school year. Additional contributions are welcome.

Event details and schedule

 Cross Country Teams

 ***Cross Country teams are not able to register online, due to multiple participants per form. TEAM ROSTERS and applications will need to be turned in at The Front Runner Athletics store by AUGUST 26.***

Packet pick-up

Packet pick-up will be on Thursday, September 1st from 2pm - 5pm and Friday, September 2nd from 10am - 2pm at Front Runner Athletics on Hixson Pike.

Schedule of Events

  • 6:30 AM - Registration
  • 8:30 AM - 5K Race/Walk
  • 9:45 AM - Kiddy K/Jr Marathon
  • 10:00 AM - Door Prizes
  • 10:15 AM - Awards Ceremony


 Anyone wishing to participate in the FCA Fun Run (non-timed) should register through http://www.chattanoogafca.org/race

  • 5K - Same course – Chattanooga State/Riverwalk High School runners will “step back” at start The 5K will be the CTC Runner-of-the-year points race.
  • Kiddy K/Jr. Marathon - Course will stay on the campus of Chattanooga State


  • 5K – Open Male, Open Female, Masters Male, Masters Female, Grandmasters Male, Grandmasters Female 11-13 (3), 14-18 (3), 19-24 (3), 25-29 (3), 30-34 (3), 35-39 (3), 40-44 (3), 45-49 (3), 50-54 (3), 55-59 (3), 60-64 (3), 65-69 (2), 70-over (1), 80-over (1) both male and female


  • Kiddy K - $10.00
  • Jr. Marathon - $10.00
  • 5K Run/Walk - $25.00
  • 5k entry fee will increase from $25.00 to $30.00 on August 22
  • 5K Cross Country Team - $10.00 (Team rosters are due by AUGUST 22nd)

The Kiddy 1K event is for youngsters 5 years old or younger. Each participant will receive a prize. Strollers will be permitted - Parents are welcome to accompany their children. The Jr. Marathon event is for kids 6 - 11 years old, in which the they are able to register a 1 mile run towards their participation in the Chickamauga Battlefield Junior Marathon. Each participant will receive a prize.

Preregistration period will end on Sunday, August 30th @ midnight. Preregistered runners are guaranteed a tech tee as long as its before the price incease.  Shirts are not guaranteed once the price increase has occured.

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