Troy Turkey Trot Information


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The Troy  Turkey Trot is a week away! Check out the list of members running in the race on the Whiteboard to figure out meet up times...The 10k starts at 8:00am and the 5k begins at 10:00am! This will be a lot of fun!

Below is all of the Packet pick-up and Race Day information:

Welcome to the 67th Troy Turkey Trot! Registration is open! We have a wonderful event in store for you and are excited to see you toe the line on Thanksgiving morning.

Your registration gets you:

  • Entry into one of the oldest and largest Turkey Trots in the United States

  • Male/female cut custom wicking shirt for all events

  • A commemorative participation medal for all 5k, 10k and Grade School Mile finishers. Turkey Walkers will receive a finisher’s token as well.

  • Eligibility for overall and age-group awards

  • Post-race refreshments

  • A wonderful way to start off your Thanksgiving Day celebrations




Registration Fees & Deadlines (a processing fee of $3.25 is added to the fees below)















































Event Distance: Start Time: Early Reg:
(10/1-10/31)
Late Reg:
(11/1-11/22)
Last Chance Reg*:
(11/23, 24 & 26)
Open 10k 6.2 miles 8 a.m. $25 $30 $35
Grade School Mile 1 mile 9:30 a.m. $10 $12 $15
Turkey Walk 1 mile 9:35 a.m. $10 $10 $10
Open 5K 3.1 miles 10:00 a.m. $25 $30 $35

*Note: Online registration closes Monday, November 24 at 11:59 p.m. ET. Last Chance Registration on Wednesday, November 26 is in-person ONLY at pre-race packet-pick up. Times and location here.

Race Information


Packet Pick-up:

See the event schedule page



Start/Finish:

All races will start at Fourth and Fulton St. All races will end on River St at Monument Square. See the Course Maps here



Course:

Out and back, flat and fast. 



Split Times:

5k: 1 mile and 2 mile markers. 10k: 1 mile, 5 mile markers 





Swag/Awards:


Dri-fit shirt to the first 7,000 to pre-register. Awards to top 3 overall and top 3 age-group winners in the 5k and 10k for both male/females. Custom event pins to all Turkey Walk participants. Participation medals to all 5k, 10k and Grade School Mile finishers. 



Teams:

5k participants have the option of signing up as members of teams on top of their regular registration. Categories include: Sister/Sister, Mother/Daughter, Mother/Son, Father/Son, Father/Daughter, Brother/Brother, Brother/Sister, and Husband/Wife teams.  Awards given to 1st, 2nd, 3rd place in each category. 



Race Results:

Complete race results will be listed in the Troy Record newspaper in the days following the event. Also online at www.troyturkeytrot.com



Lodging:

Franklin Square Inn & Suites
1 Fourth St
Troy, NY 12180
518 274-8800
Located 1.5 blocks from start line 

Hilton Garden Inn
235 Hoosick St
Troy, NY 12180
518 272-1700
5 minute drive to start line – approx 1 mile

Old Judget Mansion
330 6th Ave
Troy, NY 12180
518 274-5698
5 minute drive to start line – approx 1 mile



Free Parking:

Broadway & 5th Ave Parking facility
Located 1 block east of start line 

Uncle Sam Parking facility
Located on River St 1 block north of start line

State & Front St. Parking facility
Located 3 to 4 blocks west of start line



Packet (Bib/Chip/Shirt) Pick-Up & Event Schedule






2013 Shirts

Pre Race BIB, CHIP & SHIRT Pick-Up


Sunday, November 23, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Troy Atrium, 2nd Floor (on 4th St between Fulton St and Broadway).
Please bring any non-perishable food items you’d like to donate to the local food bank!

Wednesday, November 26, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Troy Atrium, 2nd Floor (on 4th St between Fulton St and Broadway).
Please bring any non-perishable food items you’d like to donate to the local food bank! This is also Last Chance Registration! In-person only.

Note: We will have 2013 & 2014 shirts available for sale at a discount at packet pick up.

Race Day BIB, CHIP & SHIRT Pick-Up


Thursday, November 27, 6:30 a.m. on
Troy Atrium, 2nd Floor (on 4th St between Fulton St and Broadway). There is no 5k or 10k race day registration. Please bring any non-perishable food items you’d like to donate to the local food bank!

Race Day Start Times


8:00 a.m. – 10K Start
9:30 a.m. – Grade School Mile Start
9:35 a.m. – Turkey Trot 1 Mile Walk Start
10:00 a.m.- 5K Start
9:30 a.m. – 10k Awards Ceremony
10:45 a.m. – 5k Awards Ceremony

Reminder to bring a non-perishable food item for donation at BIB, CHIP & SHIRT pick-up.

*Note: For safety reasons, no headphones, pets, or baby strollers allowed. Strollers are OK for the Turkey Walk.


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