The Jackie Burchell Long Memorial 5K Run
7am Saturday July 29th
The 5K run is held in memory of Jackie Burchell Long, a Grainger County native who was killed in an automobile accident in 2006. She is a hometown girl that graduated from Rutledge High School in 1987. The Tomato Festival is honored to host the race at her high school alma mater for the second year in a row.
Long was active in local charities and was a strong advocate for better education for students.
Proceeds from the race go to fund scholarships to a qualifying senior track or cross country team member from Grainger High School, Morristown West High School and Morristown East High School.
The registration form has all the information about the race on it.
Click here for registration form