Chickamauga Battlefield Marathon, Half, Jr. & Fort Oglethorpe 5k

A scene from the race course.

Junior Marathon

Event Information

The Junior Marathon is an event for runners of all ages who are looking to complete a marathon, one mile at a time. Before November 14, participants run or walk a total of 25.2 miles, logging one mile at a time. On November 14, the last mile will be completed on the first loop of the Chickamauga Battlefield Marathon and Half Marathon course.

November 13, 2021 - 10:00 am (EST)

Start/Finish: 6th Cavalry Museum in Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia.

COVID-19 Safety Protocols

Race Start: *Wave starts may apply depending on health and safety guildelines.

Race Registration: All racers must register online in advance. No registrations will be allowed at packet pickup.

Packet Pickup: Racers are encouraged to pick up their packet on Friday to limit lines and crowding race morning. If picking up race morning, please come early to prevent crowding at the end of packet pick up.

Face Masks:  Racers may be required to wear face masks from the time they arrive at the race site until the start of the race (including while waiting at the start). A final decision about face masks will be made closer to the race date.

Learn more about the Chattanooga Track Clubs's guidelines for returning to racing.

Junior Marathon Entry Fees

$ 20 (until July 31)

$ 25 (Aug. 1 - Nov. 10)

$ 30 (Nov. 13)

Junior marathon participants will receive a t-shirt and goody bag and all junior marathon finishers will receive a commemorative finisher's medal.

Junior Registration

Online registration opens Mon. Feb. 15, 2021 and closes Wed. Nov. 10, 2021 unless the registration limits for the marathon & half marathon are reached earlier.

Registrations are non-refundable, non-transferable, and non-deferrable.

Packet Pick-Up & Registration

To be updated shortly.

The Last Mile

On November 13, 2021 participants will jog or walk the last mile of their marathon on part of the actual Chickamauga Battlefield Marathon course.

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