EVENTS & DISTANCES
Half Marathon (Saturday November 24, 2018)
10K (Thursday November 22, 2018)
5K (Thursday November 22, 2018)
Distance Dare (15 Km) (Thursday November 22, 2018)
ABOUT THE EVENT
Join us for a Lake Norman tradition! A family friendly fun run on Thanksgiving morning. NEW for 2018 10K, 5K and Distance Dare on Thursday November 22, 2018 and you can run a Half Marathon (13.1 Miles) on Saturday November 24, 2018. The Half Marathon is part of the Turkey Trot Running festival. The Half Marathon is taking place at Lake Norman State Park in Troutman, NC.
Green Beret Foundation
Each race has age groups (9 & under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29,...70+)
Distance Dare (15 Km)
10 Km (6.2 miles - 2 laps of 5K course)
$30 until 08/31/2018
$35.00 until 10/31/2018
$40.00 after 11/01/2018
5 Km (3.1 miles)
$25 until 08/31/2018
$30.00 until 10/31/2018
$35.00 after 11/01/2018
13.1 Miles (Half Marathon) on Saturday November 24, 2018 at Lake Norman State Park
$65 until midnight on Thursday 9/31/18
$75 after midnight on Thursday 10/01/18
- Top 3 overall males and females in Half, 10K and 5K. Top 3 overall Distance Dare
- First Place in each age group.
- All finishers receive an event-specific finisher medal.
The first 1,000 registered athletes receive a custom event specific Unisex Longs sleeves t-shirt.
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2018
Packet pick up between Noon and 7:00 pm at Gold's Gym.
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2018
6:00 a.m. Registration opens
7:00 a.m. - Pre Race meeting for 10k athletes
7:15 a.m. - 10K starts
8:15 a.m. - Pre race meeting for 5K athletes
8:30 a.m. - 5K starts
8:45 a.m. -10K Award Ceremony
9:30 a.m. - 5K Award Ceremony
It is not possible to hold races without volunteers, many positions are available please click here if you wish to volunteer.
Entry List(updated weekly)
We have many options for companies who wish to get their products and services in front of endurance athletes. Please be aware that certain options will only generate benefit if executed early.
Value In Kind (VIK)
5 Km (3.1 miles)
10 Km (2 laps of the 5 Km course
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