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Join us Saturday, April 24th for at Big Ridge State Park for our 5k trail run and 1 mile fun run.

  • Date & Time: Saturday, April 24th, 9am and 9:15am
  • Location:  Starts and finishes at Big Ridge State Park on State Hwy 61 between Norris and Maynardville
  • Description:  The 3.1 mile course is a beautiful trail run, and the 1 mile fun run is a simple asphalt course.  Click here for a course map.
  • Directions:  Take I-75 to exit 122, then follow Hwy 61 east for approximately 12 miles.  Park entrance is on the left. GPS junkies, look for 1015 Big Ridge Park Rd, Maynardville TN 37807.
  • Registration & Fees: All fees to the Y’s Annual Campaign for improving health and wellness programs and education for school-aged kids.
    • 5k: $25 (pre-registration and online registration); $30 (race day registration).
    • 1 mile Fun Run:  $10 (pre-registration and online registration); $15 (race day registration).
    • Register by phone:  865-922-9622
  • T-Shirts guaranteed to participants registered before April 15th.
  • Race Number Pick-Up: Numbers will not be mailed.  Pick up number at race site 60 minutes prior to start.
  • Awards and Rewards:  Medals given to the top 3 males and females in each age category.  Ribbons given to all 1 mile Fun Run participants.
  • Results:  Results will be available on ymcaknoxville.org
  • Course Etiquette:  Due to insurance regulations and narrow paths, no headsets, earphones, bicycles, baby strollers, roller blades, or pets on the 5k course.  Strollers are allowed on the Fun Run course.
  • Safety:  Aid and water stations will be available.
  • Info for Running or Volunteering: Contact Race Director Teresa Johnson at 865-922-9622 or [email protected]
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