Annual Turkey Trot
2023 Race Day: Thanksgiving, November 23
Race time: 8:00 am
Kids 1/2 mile Fun Run: 9:15 am
Your race registration will help provide fitness and medical fitness scholarships
for children and adults in need who want to improve their health through exercise.
Early bird registration through midnight September 30: $30, race shirt guaranteed.
October 1 – midnight November 22: $35. Race shirt guaranteed through October 30, then available on a first come, first served basis.
November 23: $40. Race shirts may still be available on a first come, first served basis.
Youth Fun Run registration: Free (no shirt) or $15 with race shirt.
Please register for the 5K & Fun Run below.
Volunteers are very welcome and may also register at the link below.
Support the fitness scholarship program with a donation! Donations may also be made at the link below.
If you plan to run or walk the race route in advance of race day, please be respectful of the portion that is on the Country Club’s private property. Please do not run or walk that section of the race route between the hours of 9:00 am and 5:00 pm or whenever golfers are present.
Race packet pick up
Early bird packet pick up: Wednesday, November 22, 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm at Powell Wellness Center
Day of race packet pick up: Thursday, November 23, 7:00 am – 7:45 am at Powell Wellness Center
A training plan can help you prepare for your race!
Get ready for the 5K with a training plan! The plans below were prepared by PWC personal trainer Katie Hutchins (please check with your doctor before beginning your training):
BEGINNER (for 5K novices, walk or run)
INTERMEDIATE (for runners who want to improve their 5K time)
Turkey Trot rules, regulations and services
Registration fees are non-transferable & non-refundable. An entry can only be used for the person registered for that entry. Entries cannot be deferred to the following year or a future event. If the event is cancelled due to weather, credits and gift cards for the value of registration will be issued.
Parking: Please park across Madison Road at Meadowbrook Shopping Center or in the lot adjacent to PWC at Mulberry Commons. The PWC parking lot will be closed to vehicles.
Strollers: For everyone’s safety, we ask that all participants with strollers line up at the back of the race group.
Child care: Child care will be available in PWC from 7:30 – 9:30 am. Children must be potty trained. Ages 2.5 to 12 years old are welcome. This free service is available to race participants only. Children must be registered for child care prior to race day. To register, please contact race organizer Whitney Propps, 540-445-5388 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Pets: NO pets are allowed.
Timing and results: The timing for this event will be shown at the finish line. Individual participants’ race times will be provided by Love Timing Company.
Awards: Awards will be given to the top three male and top three female runners overall and the top male and female runners in the following categories: ages 10 & younger, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70 & older.
Hydration: There will be a water station at the dead end of Stoneybrook.
Refreshments: Complimentary bagels, fruit and water will be available after the race.
Shirts: Adult and youth sizes will be available. Race shirts are guaranteed through October 30; available as supplies last for other registrants. Thank you to our race shirt provider, Kash Imprints!