- Saturday, July 17 7:30 AM-11:00 PM 2021 Scenic City Scorcher 7:30 AM-11:00 PM Virtual Event
VOLUNTEER PERKS!!! Because we appreciate you a LOT!!!!
SHIRT and COMMEMORATIVE SOUVENIR
2021 Scenic City Scorcher will be a REAL race
Date: July 17 Location: North Shore Time: 7:30 a.m.
The Scenic City Scorcher is a certified 2 mile race. All are welcome to race - TN residents are eligible to set 2-Mile state records at every age, so all ages are encouraged to participate!
Runners will complete an out & back course, which will start and finish on River Street by Poblanos Mexican Cuisine. Runners will enter Heritage Landing community, make a loop through the neighborhood and exit back on to River Street to the finish line - back to POPSICLES! Upon completing the race, runners will return to Outdoor Chattanooga for post race refreshments and awards.
COURSE MAP Here
Please note: Heritage Landing is a gated community. GENERAL ACCESS IS NOT PERMITTED. We have permission to access the neighborhood on race day, for the duration of the race. We will work to obtain photos of the course, but please do not trespass for a course preview. We greatly appreciate them allowing us to use their neighborhood on race morning and must be considerate of their neighborhood rules if we wish to continue offering this race. Thank you for understanding. Certified course TN15058MS
This event is capped at 175 participants. Online registration will be open until midnight on Monday, July 12th.
If you join the Chattanooga Track Club or renew your membership when signing up for this race (up to 7/17) you receive a collector cup, 32 oz.
We will have team competition. Please contact the RD with team name if you wish to participate. Your team will be added to the drop down list for team members to select when registering for the event. The winning team members (5) will receive an award and EXTRA bragging rights for the remainder of 2021. The TEAM RULES are as follows:
- Teams must be CO-ED and have AT LEAST 5 members. All Female Team is A-OK. More is fine. Any age combination.
There will be 5 awards for 5 members of winning team.
- Top 5 scores will be used (NOTE: top 5 MUST include at least 2 females).
PACKET PICK UP
Early / Optional Packet Pick Up will be available on Friday, July 16th at CTC Office from 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM. 1014 Dallas Road, Suite 101, Chattanooga, TN 37405
Race day packet pick up will be at Outdoor Chattanooga (200 River St.) on race morning from 6:15 am – 7:15 am. Race day registration will also be available during that time if the cap has not been reached (we will post an update the evening before the race on the Scorcher Facebook page). Please note that walk up registration will close PROMPTLY at 7:00 a.m.
Preregistered: 18 & Under = $15.00 19 & Older = $20.00
Walk up (7/19 or 7/20): 18 & Under = $20.00 19 & Older = $25.00
Cotton/poly blend, unisex t-shirts are available for purchase via the registration process until midnight, July 7th for $10 each.
T-shirt order will be placed on Wednesday, July 7th Please register on/before that date if you wish to secure a t-shirt.
Post race award ceremony & refreshments will take place at Outdoor Chattanooga. Awards will be given to the top two (1st and 2nd) Male & Female in the following categories:
Overall, Masters (40+), Grand Masters (50+), Senior Grand Masters (60+)
Top 3 finishers in AGE GROUPS will receive a commemorative award:
5 & Under, 6-10, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 & over
Pre & post race festivities will take place at Outdoor Chattanooga (200 River Street, Chattanooga, TN 37405). There is paid parking in the lot adjacent to Outdoor Chattanooga as well as on-street parking. Please note that if you use on-street parking, meters become active at 8:00 am.
Race Photos ~ We will have a fantastic professional photographer on site to take amazing photos during race, at the finish line and at the awards ceremony! The link to these photos will be given to participants and posted on the Chattanooga Track Club Facebook page.
To follow race updates ~ please "like" the Scenic City Scorcher Facebook page: www.Facebook.com/ScenicCityScorcher
ABOUT THE CHATTANOOGA TRACK CLUB
The Chattanooga Track Club (CTC) is a nonprofit, 501c3 organization founded in 1970. The CTC is a membership based organization dedicated to stimulating interest in running and fitness for all ages and promoting wellness through these activities. We encourage anyone with similar interests to become a member and support our goals. No special qualifications, other than an interest in running and fitness, are required. Members can choose their own level of involvement: participant, volunteer, or sponsor. Everyone, from serious competitor to the casual walker, is welcome. To learn more or become a CTC member visit: www.runctc.org