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Chattanooga District

The Chattanooga District is composed of Bledsoe, Bradley, Grundy, Hamilton, McMinn, Marion, Meigs, Polk, Rhea and Sequatchie counties.

District Chair: Zachary D. Rethorn- email:

Legislative Chair - Rhonda Haley, PT email:

The Chattanooga District meetings are held on the second Tuesday of alternate months beginning January. The speaker presentations will begin at 6:30 PM followed by the business meeting. The following is a list of events:

Chattanooga District Events

TPTA Chattanooga District Participation at the Ironman Chattanooga 2017

We would love to have PTs and PTAs volunteer at the medical tent for the Ironman Chattanooga 2017 or the Men’s 70.3 World Championship (half Ironman) in September!


What to expect at the medical tent: assisting athletes with rehydration/nutrition, blisters/abrasions, and musculoskeletal screening. We are in particular need of folks to assist at Men’s World’s on September 10 and the late shift (8pm-midnight) for the full Ironman, September 24.


What you get in return: free food during the event, free t-shirt, volunteer banquet with tons of door prizes after each event and you will be able to observe and assist elite athletes from across the globe.


Medical Tent: Medical-NonMedical volunteer time options

Ross’ Landing Sunday September 24:

12:00pm - 4:00pm     

4:00pm - 8:00pm       

8:00pm – 11:59pm (The house goes wild as the last of the athletes cross the finish line!)


Medical Tent: Medical-NonMedical volunteer time options

Ross’ Landing Sunday September 10:

10:00am- 2:00pm

2:00pm – 6:00pm


Please visit the website link below to sign up to volunteer. This is a new system and all volunteers must first create an account (free) before signing up. Just scroll down to the day/time you want to volunteer for the job listed as “Medical – Nonmedical (includes PT, ATC, DC, and general help.”


Please let me know if you have any questions. Thanks again and I hope to see you at the Medical Tent!


Men’s 70.3 World Link: Sept 10, 2017


Ironman Sept 24, 2017 link:



2017 Chattanooga District Meetings


TPTA Chattanooga District Meeting

Are you interested in furthering your career, building your network of professionals, strengthening your leadership skills, and implementing new ideas within our learning and development community? 


The Chattanooga Distirct is seeking volunteers In the areas of program planning and implementation and community outreach

Program planning committee members are responsible for the ideation and implementation of 1-2 programs for district members each year.

Community outreach committee members are responsible for 2-4 outreach events per year. 

Worried that you don't have what it takes? Don't be! Volunteers will collaborate with and be supported by the district executive committee to achieve these goals. Whether you are just beginning your professional journey or are 30 years into a career - giving just a few hours of your time will enhance the stature of this profession in the Chattanooga community and ensure vibrant forums for discussion and learning. 



Zachary D. Rethorn, PT, DPT

Doctor of Physical Therapy
Certified Health Coach





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