The evening before the grand re-opening of traffic to the Smart Fix 40 construction area, the Knoxville Track Club along with TDOT and the city of Knoxville will host the “Fast 40 Dash” foot race and family fun walk on June 11 at 7:00 PM.
Date and Time: Thursday,June 11, 2009 - 7 pm.
Participants will start in waves: Males 1 – 39 at 7 pm; Females 1 – 39 at 7:10 pm; Males 40+ at 7:20 pm; Females 40+ at 7:35 pm; Fun Walk (all ages) at 7:55 pm.
Expected Participation: 1000 runners and walkers.
Course Description: Out and back one mile road race on I-40. Participants MUST wear a bib to be allowed on to the course site.
Registration and Entry Fee: Pre-registration through June 5, 2009 – Competitive Run (all ages) - $15; Fun Walk – ages 11 and up is $5 and 10 and under is free. Late Registration – June 6 through Race Day –Competitive Run (all ages) - $20; $10 for Fun Walk (ages 11 and up) and Free for 10 and under. Race Day Registration from 5:00 to 6:30 pm at the Civic Coliseum only. All participants must be registered including children 10 and under. Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
MANDATORY packet pick-up at the Civic Coliseum ONLY from 5 to 6:30 pm on Race Day – NO EXCEPTIONS.
Note: Fun Walk participants will NOT be timed.
Parking and Shuttles: All participants should park at the Civic Auditorium and Coliseum parking garage. Shuttles will be available for transportation to and from the race site.
T-shirts: Commemorative, short-sleeved t-shirts to all pre-registered runners and as supplies last on race day.
Awards: Awards ceremony to be held shortly after races at the race site. Awards to the top 3 overall, first place masters, grandmasters, and veterans. Age group awards 3 deep in age divisions. Age divisions will be in 5 year increments except for 1 - 14 and 80 – 99. Overall winners are not eligible for age division awards. Awards must be picked up on race day.
Post Race Celebration: Refreshments will be available at the post-race celebration at the race site.
Results: A complete list of results will be available at http://www.ktc.org/.
Contact Information: Kristy Altman, 865.805.2008, email@example.com.