17th Annual Turkey Trot


Event Date

Thu, Nov 26, 2015


Punta Gorda, FL


Activity Today Later

Running-5K - Individual Age group/open

$25 $25 Closed

Walking-5K - Individual Age group/open

$25 $30 Closed

About This Activity

Florida SouthWestern State College and Charlotte County Habitat for Humanity present the "17th Annual Turkey Trot".  Come chase the bicycle riding turkey, Thanksgiving morning, around the scenic campus of Florida SouthWestern State College in Punta Gorda, FL.  This family friendly event has become a Thanksgiving tradition for many.  Compete for medals in the "5K Run" or partake in the "5K Fun Walk" before feasting on the big meal!  Register by November 13th and receive a free event t-shirt.  $25 registration fee per person until November 23rd....$30 thereafter.  All proceeds benefit families in need of safe, decent, affordable homes through Charlotte County Habitat for Humanity.  Visit www.charlottecountyhfh.org/events/turkey-trot or email events@charlottecountyhfh.org for more information.

Event details and schedule

Day of Registration from 6:00 a.m. - 7:15 a.m.  $30 per person. Race starts promptly at 7:30 a.m.  Runners will recive bibs with "chip" technology built in for timing purposes.  Free shirts only apply to participants that register by November 13th.  A limited supply of shirts will be available for sale for $10. Awards ceremony to follow.

Bib/T-Shirt pick-up available on Wednesday, November 25th, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the Punta Gorda Habitat Office, 1750 Manzana Ave. Punta Gorda, FL 33950 or on day of race in the FSW Cafeteria.


Medal Age Groups:  9 - under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+

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