Today’s Chattanooga Times-Free Press includes a brief write-up on the 2013 Salomon Rock/Creek Trail Series, which kicks off with the River Gorge Trail Race. Follow this link to read the full article.
With a schedule change moving the Southern 6 to early fall, this is the first time in several years that our classic River Gorge Trail Race leads off the season. Mark McKnight elaborates on this shift:
“…the weather is very unpredictable and usually cold in the middle of February (we have had temperatures below freezing) and that’s not conducive to the families and beginner-level runners we like to target for that race. We’ve moved it to a time when it’s so beautiful around here.”