NGATN’s purpose is to promote and support adequate National Security, the common welfare of Tennessee National Guard Members, the Association through friendship, understanding, and cooperation among members, and to foster and promote NGATN and the National Guard Association of the United States (NGAUS) through relationships with the general public.  Browse our site to learn about NGATN, discover your role as a Serving, Separated or Retired Tennessee National Guard Member within NGATN and NGAUS, and explore your benefits and engagement opportunities throughout the year.


Online registration for the 5/3rd Bank Patriot Dash 5K is OPEN!  CLICK HERE to visit the Patriot Dash Facebook Page. x
ALERT:  Tennessee STRONG Act Pays Guard Tuition for 4 Years.  Visit our NEWS page for more information.x



NGATN Headquarters


4332 Kenilwood Drive

Nashville, TN 37204

(615) 833-9100

Patriot Dash Quicklinks

3rd Annual Patriot Dash 5K

Join us in your best Red, White, and Blue for Veterans’ Day!  Online registration is OPEN for the 5/3rd Bank Patriot Dash 5K  on Saturday, November 11 in Smyrna, TN.  Race Check-In & Registration opens at 7:30am; race begins at 9:00am.  Learn more on the official Patriot Dash Facebook Page and get registered on RaceEvent.com.  If Running is not your cup of tea, register for VOLUNTEER opportunities on RaceEvent.com.  Still have questions?  Contact us (615) 781-2000.  See you at “The Dash”!

Special thank you to 5/3rd Bank-our proud Patriot Dash 5K sponsor.  Learn more about our friends at 5/3rd Bank by visiting the 5/3rd Bank website HERE.
Register for the 2017 Patriot Dash Today!

Latest News


Unit Leaders Can Now Schedule 2018 Visits

Unit Leaders-if your Guard Members have not had an opportunity to protect their families with SSLI Term Life Insurance that pays loved ones in 24 hours, it is time to schedule a unit visit.  NGATN has representatives in east, middle and west Tennessee trained and ready to support your unit’s... Read More →

Patriot Dash 5K Online Registration Open

Calling all runners, walkers and patriots of all ages!  Online registration is open through November 5 for the 2017 Patriot Dash 5K.  After November 5, you may register on-site in Smyrna.  Check in is 0730-0830 and the race begins at 0900.   For more information, visit the Patriot Dash 5K Facebook... Read More →

NGATNIT Offers Cancer Coverage To Members

  Seven-time Olympic Gold Medalist Shannon Miller is a wife, mom, business woman, and more recently, a cancer survivor.  As an incredible athlete with a healthy lifestyle, she is a living example of how indiscriminately Cancer can influence lives.  Shannon is partnering with Washington National to help better financially prepare Americans for... Read More →

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