Events > Lake Norman Turkey Trot

Event Date

Thursday, November 27, 2014
(7 months, 8 days away)



Entry List



  • 5K  (3.1 miles)
  • 10K (6.2 miles)
  • Distance Dare - 10k and 5k (Back to back) Must be able to complete the 10k is less than 85 minutes.
  • You can register Wednesday from 12:00 to 8:00pm at Gold's Gym.
  • You can also register the morning of the event.
  • An event specific Long Sleeves t-shirt is included in the registration for the first 800 athletes who register. After that, you can purchase them for $10.00 online or onsite while supplies last. *sizes are not guaranteed for people who register onsite*
The AMESPA Children's Research and Treatment Foundation learn more at http://www.amespachildrensfoundation.org
Gold’s Gym, 20420 West Catawba Ave., Cornelius, NC
  • 5K Run or Walk - $35
  • 10K - $40
  • Distance Dare - $50

View the Entry List for this event

  • Age group
  • Military
The top 3 males and females overall (5K, 10K and Distance Dare)  and the Top 3  of each  age group in 5 years increments
  • 10 and under,
  • 11-14,
  • 15-19,
  • 20-24,
  • 25-29…
  • 70+
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 -
  • 12:00-8:00pm Registration and Packet Pick-up at Gold's Gym 20420 West Catawba Ave., Cornelius, NC
Thursday, November 27, 2014 (Rain or shine)
  • 6:00 a.m. – Registration opens
  • 7:15 a.m. - Pre Race meeting for 10k athletes
  • 7:30 a.m. – 10K starts
  • 8:45 a.m. - Pre race meeting for 5K athletes
  • 9:00 a.m. - 5K starts
  • 9:30 a.m. -10K Award Ceremony
  • 10:00 a.m. - 5K and Distance Dare Award Ceremony
Details of the course, click here. TurekeyTrot 5K Map
Showcase Sponsorship - $1,250 Click here to become a Showcase Sponsor and receive these benefits:
  • Ability to provide awards
  • Logo placement on the back of the event T-shirt
  • Web banner with hyperlink advertisement on the event website.
  • 5 complimentary event entries.
  • Ability to provide give away at awards ceremony.
  • Logo with hyperlink on display in Facebook advertising
  • Logo with hyperlink on all event specific newsletters (30,000 athletes x 2 newsletters)
  • Ten PA announcements.
  • Banner placement on site (banner provided by sponsor).
  • Logo placement on event website - email the logo to support@buttar.com in JPEG or GIF format, 300 dpi, CYMK.
  • Display advertisement in participant packet.
  • 10' x 10' booth at the event .
Signature Sponsorship - $750 Click here to become a Signature Sponsor and receive these benefits:
  • 2 complimentary event entries.
  • Ability to provide give away at awards ceremony.
  • Logo with hyperlink on display in Facebook advertising
  • Logo with hyperlink on all event specific newsletters (30,000 athletes x 2 newsletters)
  • Ten PA announcements.
  • Banner placement on site (banner provided by sponsor).
  • Logo placement on event website - email the logo to support@buttar.com in JPEG or GIF format, 300 dpi, CYMK.
  • Display advertisement in participant packet.
  • 10? x 10? booth at the event .
Proud Sponsorship - $525 Click here to become a Signature Sponsor and receive these benefits:
  • Ten PA announcements.
  • Banner placement on site (banner provided by sponsor).
  • Logo placement on event website - email the logo to support@buttar.com in JPEG or GIF format, 300 dpi, CYMK.
  • Display advertisement in participant packet.
  • 10? x 10? booth at the event .
Official Expo Vendor - $249 per weekend
  • Sell and sample merchandise to participants and spectators at race site
  • Hand out flyers and brochures
  • Vendor must supply their own canopy
  • Options include:  power, tables, chairs
  • No exclusivity
Click here to become an official expo vendor
This hotel is next door to the Start/Finish line of our race.
Mention that you are part of the Lake Norman Turkey Trot and you will get the special rate!!!
Special rate of $60.00 for 2 people, $70.00 for 3 or more for this event.

Clarion Inn (NC607)

19608 Liverpool Parkway, Cornelius, NC, US, 28031
  • Phone: (704) 896-0660
  • Fax: (704) 896-8633
Map/ Directions
  • Amenities include event Long Sleeves T-shirt for the first 800 athletes who register. After that, limited availability for sale onsite ($10.00) while supplies last, post race food  included in your entry fee.
  • Visa, American Express, Discover, Master Card and cash  accepted onsite.
  • Aid stations will be serving Advocare Rehydrate and water.
  • Race information subject to change, please check www.epicsportsmarketing.com for updated information.
  • All Epic Sports Marketing running events are sanctioned by USA Track & Field.
  • Be sure to familiarize yourself with our policies.
  • For questions please visit www.epicsportsmarketing.com