The 2017 LEMR will be held over the same 5K course as used for the annual Knoxville Dogwood Classic. The race is an out and back on Cherokee Blvd, with a turn around loop located on Talahi Drive SW, between mile 1 and 2.  It starts at the west parking lot of Sequoyah Park, which runs parallel with the Tennessee River creating a beautiful riverfront park throughout the entire course.


For the more advanced runner, please click here to view detailed route information.  This course is USATF certified # TN 15021MS and can be found online at