General Running

General Running
  • 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

  • Misty Watson: Not there yet, but I won’t quit

    I had plans to sit down and write about how successful I’d been. I wanted to write about how easy it had been to go from being a non-runner to completing my first 5K in three months, about how I had shed several pounds and how awesome I felt.
    But that’s not exactly what has happened.

    October 14, 2010

  • Special guest on way for Dalton HM weekend

    Chris Anderson, National Director of Fellowship of Christian Athletes En-durance Ministries Institute, will be in Dalton in conjunction with this weekend’s Dalton Half Marathon and Run for God. 

    October 14, 2010

  • 7 Hills 3 Rivers Adventure Racers invade Rome Sept. 25

    On Sept. 25 a hardy band of spandex-clad adventurers from across the Southeast will invade Rome in hopes of conquering the city’s seven famous hills and its three meandering rivers during the Coosa River Basin Initiative’s 3rd Annual 7 Hills 3 Rivers Adventure Race.

    September 1, 2010

  • Triathlon   2 mlh.jpg Smith wins triathlon title

    A gritty Emilie Smith claimed Dalton's only first-place finish Saturday morning in the second annual Dalton Youth Triathlon at Dalton Recreation Center.
    Smith, an eighth grader at Dalton Middle School, won the female Senior Division (ages 13-17). Her events in order included the 300-meter swim, 8-mile bike ride and 2-mile run.

    August 7, 2010 1 Photo

  • Go for it

    Chatsworth resident Daniel Parson disdained running when he was in school, but has shown quite a reversal as an adult.

    July 14, 2010