General Running

General Running
  • 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

  • Cross country stars shine in off-road race

    Two highly decorated area high school runners earned the top awards in the second Grizzly Trail Run 5K on Saturday morning at Dalton’s Raisin Woods.

    May 22, 2011

  • Classic race results

    Results from Saturday's Bill Gregory Healthcare Classic in Dalton:

    May 7, 2011

  • Fun run 1 mlh.jpg Veterans of road lead a lucky charge in Dalton

    Two veteran area runners led a record turnout Thursday for the 24th annual Dalton St. Patrick’s Day road race that started and ended at First Presbyterian Church.

    March 18, 2011 4 Photos

  • Georgia Marathon retains state championship designation

    The Publix Georgia Marathon is on a streak.

    December 26, 2010

  • Dalton Half Marathon2010.jpg Day of distance near

    Lauren Sain was already planning to run a half marathon in a city halfway across the country when she saw an advertisement for one in her own backyard.
    On Saturday morning, Sain will find out how far her training has taken her in preparation for the first Dalton Half Marathon, which will also serve as her first attempt at a distance race beyond a 5K.

    October 14, 2010 2 Photos