Joplin Turkey Trot 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run

Event Date

Thu, Nov 27, 2014


Joplin, MO

About This Activity

Welcome to the 3rd annual Joplin Turkey Trot 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run!  We invite you to bring the whole family Thanksgiving morning to burn off some calories before the big meal!

Event details and schedule

5K Race Start Time: 8:00 a.m.

1 Mile Fun Run Start Time: 8:05 a.m.

Registration Fee

Includes a TECHNICAL SHIRT guaranteed in your size if registered by November 14th. We will order extra shirts, but they will be given on a first come, first serve basis after this date. Fee also includes chip timing, music by professional DJ, and post-race snacks.

Packet Pick-up

Packet pick-up will be Wednesday, November 26 from 12:00p.m. to 6:00p.m. at The Run Around @ 422 S. Main Street, Joplin, MO 64804.Race Day Packet Pick-Up will be available from 6:30a.m. to 7:55a.m. at the race start line.

Course Description

This course is an out and back, flat course on pavement.

Chip Timing

All 5K registrants will be chip timed.


Age category awards will be given for divisions 12 and under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60+.Medals will be given to each child 12 and under who participates in the 1 Mile Fun Run.

Race Day Registration

Race day registration will be available near the start line beginning at 6:30a.m.

Facilities: Restrooms will be available at the start.Hydration and Fuel: Water and electrolyte stations will be located at mile marker 1.5. Refreshments will be available at the finish line.For Additional Information: Email us at

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