Races

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Many people run just to stay fit, while others train for specific events or to achieve specific goals. Whatever your motivation, racing can be a fun and exciting addition to your routine. Knoxville and the surrounding area is host to many races throughout the year that range in length from the sizzling Hal Canfield Memorial Milefest to the Norris Dam Hard Trail Race 50K and 50 miler, so there’s something for everyone!


Featured Race – Secret City Half Marathon & 5K

WHAT: Secret City Half/ 5K

WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 17th at 9am

WHERE: 697 Melton Lake Dr., Oak Ridge, TN

REGISTER HERE

RACE DESCRIPTION: The half marathon route starts at the scenic Melton Lake Park peninsula. Enjoy 13.1 miles of mostly flat terrain.  Considered a great PR course!  Course runs along the beautiful Melton Lake then down by an operational quarry for a change of scenery. Continue along a serene tree-lined private road then wind through Oak Ridge.  Finish your race along the water’s edge right back to the peninsula.

The 5K race route starts and finishes at the Melton Lake Park peninsula.  The course follows the water’s edge along Melton Lake to Elza Gate Park then double back down the walking trail to the peninsula.  A very scenic, easy,  and enjoyable 5K run. 

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Race information supplied by KTC.