MANDATORY PACKET PICKUP – SATURDAY, APRIL 1ST
Mandatory Packet Pick-up will be at the Health & Fitness Expo on Saturday, April 1, 2017. You must bring a photo ID in order to receive your bib, timing chip, t-shirt, and goody bag. NOTE: There is NO Sunday Packet Pickup. All race participants must visit the Expo during scheduled hours to obtain their official race packet containing the race number bib, timing chip, race shirt, goody bag and other instructions.
Health & Fitness Expo Hours
Saturday, April 1, 2017
9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Knoxville Convention and Exhibition Center (lower level of the Holiday Inn at World’s Fair Park)
525 Henley St. Knoxville, TN 37901
5K is SOLD OUT! Limited Number of Registration Slots Available in Marathon, Half Marathon, and Covenant Kids Run
We have sold out of the Covenant Health 5K; there are no longer any slots available in the 5K. We have 106 slots available in the marathon, 154 slots in the half marathon, 130 slots available in the Covenant Kids Run. Online registration is now closed; if you want to obtain one of these slots, get to the Expo early on Saturday.
Featured Expo Speakers Announced!
Join us on Saturday, April 1st, at the Expo at 4 pm to listen to our panel of Expo Speakers! They will talk on a variety of topics including training for collegiate and professional sports versus distance running, balancing family life with exercise, and goals for the CHKM! Our panel to include:
Erik Ainge – VFL – University of Tennessee Quarterback, host of The Erik Ainge Show on Sports Radio WNML
Kristin Farley – WATE – Training for the marathon at CHKM
Becca Habeggar – WBIR – Training for her first half marathon at CHKM
Sterling Henton – VFL – University of Tennessee Quarterback – Training for the marathon at CHKM
Josh Ward – WNML – Co-host of Sports 180 on Sports Radio WNML- Moderator
Will West – WNML – Co-host of Sports 180 on Sports Radio WNML – Training for CHKM 5K
Information Booklet for Race Weekend – All Participants
For information and helpful hints for race weekend, click here.
Kids Run Instructions for Race Weekend
For instructions and helpful hints for race weekend, click here.
For information about our Parent/Child Reunite Area at the Covenant Kids Run, click here.
Relay Instructions for Race Weekend!
If you are participating in the 4 person or 2 person relay this year, click here for instructions and helpful hints for race weekend.
Road Closures for Sunday, April 2nd
For a list of road closures for the April 2nd, Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon, click here.
Event Alert System
The Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon has an Event Alert System for race day. Click here for more information about the EAS.
FinisherPix to be the official photographer of the 2017 event!
We are proud to partner with FinisherPix as our official photographer of the Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon! They will post 2017 race photos a couple of days after the race.
Announcing 25 Live Music Acts on Course!
We have lined up 25 live music acts to play on the CHKM course. Click here to see the lineup. In addition, look for Party Boys DJ Show at the Start Line, Finish Line, and on Noelton Drive!
Regal Entertainment Group to Sponsor the 2017 Fittest School Challenge!
Thanks to a sponsorship by Regal Entertainment Group, we are proud to award $4,000 to area schools through our 2017 Fittest School Challenge.
The Fittest School Challenge is a competition between area elementary schools that awards winners based upon percentage of participation. Each child that participates in the April 1, 2017 Covenant Kids Run will earn one point for their school. For more information and to learn how to get your school involved, click here.