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Battle for Chattanooga is a series of four races commemorating this area's Civil War history. Races are held in locations where key events of the Battles for Chickamauga and Chattanooga occurred in the fall of 1863. Complete three of the four races to receive a custom-designed finisher's medal.
The 2017 Chickamauga Chase will not be eligible for Battle for Chattanooga.
The first race in the series will be November 2017, the remaining races will be held in 2018.
2018 race dates are not yet confirmed and may change.
Complete one eligible event in each of these two races:
|Chickamauga Battlefield Marathon, Half-marathon, 5K & Jr. Marathon.||November 12, 2017|
|eligible events: Marathon, Half-marathon, 5K.|
|Chickamauga Chase||April 21, 2018|
|eligible events: 15K, 5K, 8-mile trail|
Then, complete one of these two races:
|King of the Mountain||May 12, 2018|
|event: 4-mile road race.|
|Missionary Ridge Road Race||August 11, 2018|
|event: 4.7-mile road race.|
Battle for Chattanooga participants must complete one eligible event in each of two races, and then complete only one of the two remaining races. Battle for Chattanooga is free; simply pay the registration fee for the selected races. Finishers' medals will be available for pickup at Missionary Ridge Road Race (2018) or can be mailed.
For rules and details go to http://chattanoogatrackclub.org/clubInfo.cfm?contentID=newsDetail&recid=889