Missionary Ridge Road Race

Event Date

Sat, Aug 9, 2014


Chattanooga, TN

About This Activity

This is a 4.7 mile out and back course atop Missionary Ridge. It starts at the Bragg Reservation and goes out South Crest Road, extends around East Crest Road and then returns on South Crest Road to the finish line at Bragg Reservation. Trees shade the scenic course and there are two major hills with the rest of the course gently rolling.

Event schedule and times

Brief Overview

Saturday, August 9, 2014, will be the 41st Annual Missionary Ridge Road Race and John Bruner Memorial with proceeds from the race to be split equally between the local chapter of American Red Cross and Team Bruner Scholarships.

There is NO PARKING at Bragg Reservation. Parking and a free shuttle service will be available at the McCalllie School located at 500 Dodds Avenue (near the Brainerd/McCallie tunnel). The shuttle service will operate from 6:00 AM until event completion.

Registration Information

Pre-registration is $25 until July 15th. After July 15th registration fees are $30. Race day registration ($30) starts at 6:00 AM and the race will start at 8:00 AM. Participants may register online at www.chattanoogatrackclub.org or www.active.com

All participants will receive a T-shirt. Pre-registered runners may pick up their race packets and shirts at the American Red Cross’s NEW LOCATION at 4115 ACCESS ROAD, CHATTANOOGA, TN 37406 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM Tuesday through Friday (August 5 through August 8, 2014).


Awards Information

Awards will be for the top overall male and female; top overall male and female masters and top three male and female by age groups: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & better.

A special award will be presented to the oldest participant in the race in honor of Arnold Godwin, a long time runner in the Chattanooga area. This was his favorite race each year.

Door prizes will be given out after the race while waiting on the results from the run.

Questions and concerns may be addressed to the Race Director-Mark Wisdom at missionaryridgeroadrace@gmail.com or calling 423-304-5258.

Again, all proceeds from the race will go to the American Red Cross (local chapter) and Team Bruner Scholarships. 

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