Minton's Turkey Burn 5K


Event Date

Sat, Nov 14, 2015


Texarkana, TX


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Run/Walk 5K - Individual Age group/open

$25 $30 Closed

About This Activity

This 5K EVENT IS SATURDAY at 8:00 a.m., 14 November 2015. 

Packet pickup is 13-14 November 2015. 

Mintons Sportsplex First Annual Turkey Burn 5K takes place in mid-November when the leaves are turning and the mild fall climate is ideal for outdoor fitness. The course is perfect for beginners and seasoned runners & walkers as it is mostly fast and flat.

The event benefits Randy Sams Outreach Shelter. RSOS serves to eradicate the cycle of homelessness. The RSOS services individuals who are homeless or at risk of homelessness such as men, women, the hungry, the low-income, veterans, and those who are unemployed and underemployed.

Event details and schedule

Packet Pickup- Friday November 13th 8 AM-9 PM and Saturday November 14th 7 AM at Minton's.

The course is all street surface. Race begins and ends at Mintons Sportsplex. There will be one hydration station around the halfway mark offering water and an electrolyte drink, as well as refreshments at the finish line.

Parking available on premise and surrounding businesses.

Participants should fasten bib somewhere on front of clothing so bib numbers are visible as you approach finish line.

Participants have 1 hour to complete the course. At 9 AM participants may continue but without course support or assistance of road closures, And may not receive finishers medal.

Prizes will be awarded for First Overall Male & Female and First Place Age & Gender Categories: 19 & Under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 & 60+

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