A Christmas Tail

5K, 1K, Other

Event Date

Sat, Dec 13, 2014


Chattanooga, TN

About This Activity

Saturday, December 13, 2014, Registration & Packet PIckup—7:30 a.m.  5K Run & Walk—9:00 a.m.  Kiddie K—9:30 a.m.  Mutt Strut—9:45 a.m.

Inaugural A Christmas Tail 5K Race, 5K Fun Run/Walk, Kiddie K, and Mutt Strut starting in historic St. Elmo in Chattanooga, TN benefitting the Humane Educational Society of Chattanooga. Presented by 1885 Grill.

Event details and schedule

Gold Sponsor — 1885 Grill.

Silver Sponsors — Nooga Paws and Adman Electric.

Bronze Sponsors — ERMC Security Solutions, Happy Feet, Mojo Burrito, Pasha Coffee & Tea, Pitstop Portables, Powerade, and Wann Funeral Home & Cremation Center Inc.

The 5K is both a competitive race and a non-competitive fun run and walk for 2-legged participants only. The course is flat and fast. The race begins at 9:00 a.m. followed immediately by the fun run/walk.

Awards will be presented after the 5K race in the following divisions:  Overall male & female, 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and 70 & over.

The Kiddie K is for 2-legged children age 9 and under. It is a 1K fun run/walk starting at 9:30 a.m.

The Mutt Strut is for participants of all ages and their canine friends. It is a 1-mile fun walk starting at 9:45 a.m.

The Start and Finish of all events is at the 1885 Grill, 3914 St. Elmo Avenue, Chattanooga, TN 37409.

Door Prizes for kids and dogs following the Mutt Strut.

All 2-Legged Participants will receive a 100% cotton long sleeved t-shirt.

All 4-Legged Participants will receive special treats.

Parking for all events will be available at the Incline parking lot, 3937 St. Elmo Ave. Additional parking is available across the street at Wann Funeral Home, 4000 Tennessee Ave.

Register Early, prices go up on race day. 5K (timed) Race $23 until November 21, $25 November 22 - December 12, $30 December 13. 5K (untimed) Fun Run/Walk $18 until November 21, $20 November 22 - December 12, $25 December 13. Kiddie K and Mutt Strut $10 until November 21, $12 November 22 - December 12, $15 December 13.

For more information contact Robert at robtgus@yahoo.com or 423-208-1803.

All proceeds from this event benefit the Humane Educational Society of Chattanooga.

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