General Running

General Running
  • Chris Stephens: Ready for a good run

    The best part about running your first half marathon? Finish the race and you automatically set a personal record.

    October 3, 2012

  • Georgia Jewel race this weekend

    The Georgia Jewel 100-mile trail run will return to Dalton for the second straight year.

    September 18, 2012

  • Doug Hawley: Running on the greens

    Shelley Taylor Rickett, 24, has been associated with distance running for most of her life, but she recently acknowledged a family interest in golf.

    September 9, 2012

  • Ellis big winner at race with a twist

    Greg Ellis took home the Masters (40 and older) title Saturday morning at the Carpet Capital Running Club’s Tasty Donut Dash, and he also finished with the most laps and donuts, 12, out of all competitors.

    May 27, 2012

  • St. Pat's race will benefit Special Olympics

    The 25th running of the first (and maybe the only) Dalton St. Patrick’s Day Road Race is scheduled for Thursday.

    March 10, 2012

  • s-varnell 10-miler 1 mlh.jpg Long time coming

    Kelly Thomas had not participated in the Carpet Capital 10-Miler for more than two decades, but she made up for lost time Saturday morning in Varnell.

    December 10, 2011 1 Photo

  • Silver Bell sprint  1 mlh.jpg Pacheco sets record pace to win

    While winning the ninth annual Silver Bell Sprint on Friday night, Isaac Pacheco set a state road racing record for his age division.

    December 3, 2011 1 Photo

  • Janice Wycherley 4 mlh.jpg On the move

    Janice Wycherley has proven herself as a competitive distance runner — one only need to note her four masters (40 and older) championships in the past five years for the Carpet Capital Running Club’s series.

    July 9, 2011 2 Photos

  • Runners can try out half marathon course

    Area runners are invited to help test the reconfigured course for the second Dalton Red Carpet Half Marathon, 5K and 2K event, which is scheduled for a downtown start and finish on Oct. 15.

    June 7, 2011

  • Braves have big plans for Father's Day

    Fans can literally race to Turner Field on Father’s Day weekend (June 18-19) with the Atlanta Track Club’s Father’s Day 4-Miler, which finishes on the warning track near the Braves dugout.

    June 3, 2011