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Thursday, November 24, 2011 -- Shinnston, WV / Shinnston Rail Trail
Shinnston's Turkey Trot 5K Walk/Run (iPO Event Id#: 13651) . . . Plus Gobble Wobble Children's Fun Run

[Details] [Photos] [Overall Results] [ 2011 Results ] (pdf file)

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Join us on the Shinnston Rail Trail on Thanksgiving Morning for this 5K Run and walk, plus kids run. This 3rd annual event will benefit the Marie Gaston 4-H Scholarship Fund.

2011 Registration

    Print your [ Entry Form ]

    OR [ Register Online ] at imATHLETE

  • You must register by Oct. 24th to get a long sleeve performance T-shirt.

  • Packet Pick-up and Registration from 5-8 PM on Wednesday Nov. 23 at:

    Jimmy's Diner
    1121 Hood Avenue
    Shinnston, WV 26431 . . . [ Google Map ]

    Jimmy's Diner will be offering a $5.50 pasta special with free dessert for race participants on Nov. 23rd during packet pick-up and registration.

  • Race Day registration begins at 8:00 am. Entry fee is non-refundable.

WITH T-shirt Fee (per participant)

  • $15.00 5K run or walk (long sleeve performance)
  • Pre-Registration must be received by Oct. 24, 2011 to guarantee T-shirt.

WITHOUT T-shirt Fee (per participant)

  • $10 5K run or walk
  • $5 for Gobble Wobble Children's Fun Run

Awards & Prizes

  • RUN . . . Metals to the top 3 overall male and female winners. Certificates to the top male and female finishers in the each age group.

  • WALK . . . Sorry, no awards for walkers.

  • Gobble Wobble Kids Race . . . Children participating will get ribbons.

  • Raffle . . . Stick around for raffle prizes!


The course will begin near the Shinnston Rail Trail head(near Dairy Queen) on Pike Street. Runners will start the race on the road, then be directed onto the trail. They turn around at the half way point and head to the finish line on the rail trail. The majority of the race will be on the rail trail. It is an out and back race. The course is flat. Runners/Walkers will begin on the road and be directed to the rail trail to help with congestion. Strollers are welcome.


Race location/course is on the Shinnston Rail Trail, located on the West Fork Rail Trial head across from Rite Aid, near Dairy Queen.

Rite Aid
208 South Pike Street
Shinnston, WV 26431 . . . [ Google Map ]

Start Date: 2011-11-24     Start Time: 9:00am
Event Name: Shinnston's Turkey Trot 5K Walk/Run
Location(s): Shinnston, WV 26431
Shinnston Rail Trail
Event Type(s): Run
Event Distance(s): 5K
Contact(s): Marie Gaston 4-H Scholarship Fund
Stacia Talkington
   Phone: 717-521-2059
Comments: Benefits the Marie Gaston 4-H Scholarship Fund, 3r Annual
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