Turkey Trot 8K

Turkey Trot 8K

 

WE ARE UP AND RUNNING FOR 2016!
THANK YOU ALL FOR BEING PART OF THE CHARLOTTE TURKEY TROT!
WE LOOK FORWARD TO MANY YEARS WITH OUR FAMILY!!!

FOR JULY WE ARE OFFERING A DISCOUNT, SAVE $5 OFF .
JUST USE THE CODE " JULY5OFF" , REGISTER NOW TO GET THE DISCOUNT.

REGISTER AT ACTIVE OR RACESONLINE.

TURKEY TROT HOTEL RATE IS NOW AVAILABLE AT OUR PARTNER HOTEL – THE DOUBLETREE SUITES AT CHARLOTTE SOUTHPARK. THE RATE IS $129 + TAX PER NIGHT AND IS AVAILABLE UNTIL NOVEMBER 1ST OR UNTIL THE ROOM BLOCK IS FULL, SO BOOK EARLY. CLICK ON THIS LINK TO RESERVE TODAY.

 

  • Check out what the 28th Annual Charlotte SouthPark Turkey Trot has to offer!
  • T-Shirts and medallions to 26.2 yd Tot Trot Participants (Youth size only)
  • All Finishers in 1 Mile, 5K, and 8K will receive a unique Finisher's Medallion
  • All 5K participants will receive an official time (no awards offered in 5K)
  • Costume Contest!!!! Special Awards to the best costumes!

RACE TIME SCHEDULE-RACEDAY
a. 8:30 am- 1 Mile Fun Run
b. 9:00am- 8k Run & 8k Baby Joggers
c. 9:30 am-5K Run/Walk & 5K Baby Joggers 
d. 10:15 am – Tot Trot
e. 10:30 am – Awards Ceremony
Note: Strollers should line up in designated area

THE EVENT
2016 will mark the 28th Anniversary of the Charlotte South Park Turkey Trot, one of Charlotte's longest-running events, and one of the largest events in North Carolina. The race has become an Annual Thanksgiving Day Tradition for over 10,000+ participants, representing families and friends across generations. It’s a happy and healthy way to start off one of the best days of the year!

Thanks to the ongoing support of our participants and sponsors, we’ve got something for everyone to join in on! And, as always, our commitment to maintaining a first-class event all-around is our highest priority.

Please note that this year's TOTAL event participation will be capped at 11,000 participants. Please register early to avoid disappointment!

RACE DIRECTION

Race & Technical Director - Danny White, RMS Sports - rmssports@aol.com

Marketing and Media Director - Scott Dvorak, Charlotte Running Co. - scott@charlotterunning.com

Business Development & Sponsorships Director - Neil Howard - neil.howard@teamvelocity.com


THE INFO
EVENT REGISTRATION

THE RACE WILL BE CAPPED AT 11,000 PARTICIPANTS!
Participants can register one of two ways:


1. ONLINE: www.charlotteturkeytrot.com
IMPORTANT! Online registration and CRC store online registration will CLOSE at 6 p.m. on Friday, November 18th.

 

2. MAIL-IN: registration forms, along with check (RMSSports) and money order to: RMSSports
Mail to:
Charlotte Turkey Trot
c/o RMS Sports
P.O. Box 1498
Marion, SC 29571
(must be postmarked by November 17th)

 

Checks made out to RMS Sports
NO ONLINE REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER 11/20. But you can register "In person" at ("tbd"- Southpark Mall) Tues, 12pm- 6pm and Wed, 11am - 6 pm.

A separate entry form is required for each person entering the Charlotte Turkey Trot. All fees are non-refundable. Make checks payable to RMSSports. T-Shirts are ONLY guaranteed to preregistered (by 11/18/16) participants of the 8K, 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run, and then on a first-come, first-serve basis until quantities are gone.

Tot Trot participants will receive a medal. & New this year Youth size Tshirts!

Registered participants can make changes to their registration up until November 20th. After that changes can be made at packet pickup on Tuesday, November 22nd or Wednesday, November 23rd, but there will be a $10 fee. There will be no changes allowed on race day.


T-SHIRTS
For the second year in a row, the Charlotte South Park Turkey Trot is pleased to offer participants the option of getting a regular 100% Cotton long-sleeve T-shirt, OR (for an additional $15) a high quality technical long-sleeve T-shirt (a $30 value).

 

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