A new course record was set at the 29th edition of the Schoolhouse 5K. George Tolton (red shoes) broke the old record of 16:33 set by Kevin Stoots in 1993 by running 16:17 on one of the toughest 5K courses in the area. Photo credit: Emma Studholme
Crazy pacers ready to run the world's fastest 8K: "It's just as well, Terry, that I'm leading the 7-mile pace - it's waaay too slow for you!".
Greg West and Lisa Hazlett lead the SFTC Adult Mile Series competition. With four races still to go for 2012, it's still not too late to sign up! The next mile race is at Dobyns-Bennett High School track on Tueday July 10. Photo credits: Emma Studholme
Two of the youngest competitors dash to the finish line in the 200 meters race at the second SFTC Summer Track Meet at Tennessee High School On June 19. Full meet results.
SFTC runners bear their winning sheep at this year's Varmint Half Marathon on June 9 at Burkes Garden, VA. Another photo can be found on SFTC's Facebook page. Photo credits: Yolanda Hardin
Jennifer Brockett gets ready to break the tape to take overall female position at The Hope 4 finish inside the Tusculum College Indoor Practice Facility. Photo credit: Maria Studholme
Runners at the start of the Laurel Run Ascent hoping that the threat of rain from the steel-grey sky does not become reality. Photo credit: Emma Studholme More Photos
Two SFTC'ers made their marathoun debuts at the Virginia Creeper Marathon on Sunday March 25: All-in-pink Sheri Gewelke is pictured after completing mile 2 on the initial road section before starting on the trail. A soaked Gene Chumley is featured on the homeward stretch negotiating torrential rain storms en route. Photo credits: Matthew Studholme & Brendan McSheehy
Left: Haydn Borgetti-Metz powers his way to a new TN age best at Surgoinsville 10 miler, breaking Todd Skelton's 10-year old record by 40 seconds. Right: Brown provides his final "secret signal" pacing advice to Seiferth as she completes her world % performance win.
Photo credits: Emma Studholme
Runners on the first loop of the 2012 War Party 10K. Photo credit: Maria Studholme. More photos.
Santa Special Human Mile
Up & At 'Em Turkey Trot 5K (hosted by J Holt Photography)
More Santa Special (hosted by Bart Nave Photography)
Santa Special Human Mile
Haunted Half Marathon
Race for the Cure
Duck Island Summer Mile Races
Railroad Days 5K
Eastman Road Race
SFTC Spring Picnic
The Hope 4
More Laurel Run Ascent (hosted on Picasa)
Laurel Run Ascent
More Virginia Creeper Marathon
Virginia Creeper Marathon (hosted on Picasa)
Phipps Bend River Run (hosted on Picasa)
Surgoinsville 10 Miler
War Party 10K
Runners on the start line for the New Years Wake Up 5K still trying to figure up why Mom woke them up. More photos.
Left: Baxter (World record holder in the short-course 5K) & Nielsen (one of the Most Improved runners for 2011) on the home straight at Santa Special, the last race on the 2011 K&Q calendar. Right: Newly-elected Johnson City rep Jamie Mains with borrowed dog compete in the Animile.
The women take the top 3 spots at this year's "What do ya mean, it's too hard. There is only one hill!" Bridge & Trestle 17 Mile Guerrilla Run on the Virginia Creeper Trail from Damascus to White Top. From left to right: Liane Jennings (2nd), Laura Duffy (1st), Maria Studholme (3rd). This run was the last event of the 2011 SFTC Trail Series.
The tenth annual Phipps Bend 5K had a record turnout. Overcast conditions, great competition and a flat course produced some of the fastest 5K times for SFTC members (pictured here) for 2011, including PR's and two state records. Full results and more photos.
Siblings sprint for the line at the Schoolhouse Kids Mile on August 13 in Bethel, VA. The race is part of SFTC's Kids Festival of Miles series. The accompanying 5K is a King & Queen race. More photos and full results for both races.
Jeff Stout ran a 5K PR at Railroad Days on August 6 in Appalachia, VA. Sheri Nemeth was top overall female. Full results and more photos (courtesy of Emma Studholme).
Bristolians Wendy Weidner and Harriet Locke look pleased to have done their running for the day after finishing the Greeneville Astros 5K at Tusculum College. Full results and more photos.
Tom Murrell (senior grandmasters winner) leads home Robbie Brickey at the Red, White & Boom! 4 miler on July 4,2011. The race debuted this year as a King & Queen event. Full results and more photos.