Thursday, November 24, 2016 -- Shinnston, WV / Shinnston Rail Trail near Rite Aid and Auto Zone
Shinnston's 8th Annual Turkey Trot 5K Walk/Run
- [ Register Online or Get a Printable Form ] At shinnstonturkeytrot.com
- Registration must be received by Oct. 20, 2016 to be guaranteed a Performance t-shirt,fee is non-refundable. Race day registration begins at 7:30am.
- Turkey Trot Entry Fee: $15
- Turkey Trot Same Day Registration Entry Fee: $20
- Performance t-shirt included if registration and payment are received by Oct 20)
- Register as a team and Build the biggest team to win the team prize and take home The Turkey Cup!
- Fun, family atmosphere, fee comes with official race shirt, race bag, lots of activities on site for kids day of, prizes and awards immediately following race, hot chocolate, water, bagels, bananas for all who attend.
- [ More Detailed information ] At shinnstonturkeytrot.com
Packet Pick-Up + Registration
Early race packet pickup and pre-registration available on Tues. Nov 22 and Wed Nov 23 from 5pm-8pm at Jimmys Diner in Shinnston.
Jimmys Dinner (1121 Hood Ave) is offering a pasta dinner special for all participants that evening for $5.99 including free dessert
1121 Hood Avenue
Shinnston, WV 26431
The race crew is asking that participants bring a canned food or non-perishable item that will be donated to the Lord's Pantry. This event is presented by Mary's Hair Care and Fitness Center.
9:00 AM START
Chip timing by Runner's High. Due to the increasing size of the event and number of participants, no pets will be allowed on the race course.
Awards to the top 3 male and female finishers. Ribbons will also be awarded to top 3 male and females in all age brackets.
Random door prize drawings for participants!
CHILDRENS RUN . . . The Gobble Wobble + Children Activities
This fun run is for kids ages 12 & Under and the fee is $10 per child. It will begin at 8:50 am just before the 5K. Kids line up at the start line of the 5K.
Kids will be divided into groups according to age. Only pre-registered children are guaranteed a participant ribbon. Performance t-shirt included if registration and payment are received by Oct 23.
- View [ Maps Online ]
This course is a 3.1 mile loop. The course will begin near the Shinnston Rail Trail head(Near Rite Aid and Auto Zone) on Pike Street. Runners and walkers will start the race on Pike Street. Walkers and runners will finish the 5K on the rail trail. Strollers welcome but asked to start to the back for safety concerns.
The Gobble Wobble will begin on the start line of the 5K at 8:50 am. Children will be divided according to age. Only pre-registered children are guaranteed participant ribbon.
Portions of Pike Street in Shinnston will be closed the morning of the race. Please allow time to get to your destination before the road is closed.
Race location/course is on the Shinnston Rail Trail, located on the West Fork Rail Trial head across from Rite Aid, near Dairy Oh.
208 South Pike Street
Shinnston, WV 26431 . . . [ Google Map ]
The Marie Gaston 4-H Scholarship Fund.
|Start Date:||2016-11-24 Start Time: 9:00am|
|Event Name:||Shinnston's 8th Annual Turkey Trot 5K Walk/Run|
Shinnston, WV 26431|
Shinnston Rail Trail near Rite Aid and Auto Zone
|Event Distance(s):||5K 3.1mi|
|Comments:||Presented by Mary's Hair Care and Fitness Center|