2019 Turkey Trot Benefiting GraceWorks

The 2019 Turkey Trot benefiting GraceWorks will take place Thanksgiving morning, Nov. 28, at 7:45 a.m. at our NEW LOCATION – CoolSprings Galleria.

The largest 5K Run/Walk in Middle Tennessee and a certified 10K Course is followed by the Kids (ages 9 and under) 1K Turkey Chase at 9 a.m.

Long-sleeve t-shirts are guaranteed to the first 3,000 registered 5K/10K runners and the first 200 to register for the Kids 1K Turkey Chase.

As always we look forward to seeing you and your family members/team this year at the 2019 Turkey Trot benefiting GraceWorks. For more information on GraceWorks Ministries, click here.

Click here to register for the 2019 Turkey Trot!

Online registration available until 11:59 p.m., Monday, Nov. 25.

REGISTRATION FEES
Early Bird (Prior to Sept. 15):
$35 for 10K, $30 for 5K and $13 for the Kids 1K Turkey Chase (ages 9 & under)

Sept. 16- Nov. 26
$45 for 10K, $40 for 5K and $13 for the Kids 1K Turkey Chase (ages 9 & under)

The team/family discount is $5.00 off per trotter after the team captain pays a $10 team registration fee. This discount does not apply for the Kids 1K Turkey Chase.

Nov. 27 & 28:
Onsite at CoolSprings Galleria. (No team/family discounts available)
$50 for the 10K, $45 for the 5K and $13 for the Kids 1K Turkey Chase (ages 9 & under)

PRE-REGISTRATION / PACKET PICK-UP
Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019, 3:00-6:00 p.m. at CoolSprings Galleria, Franklin, TN 37067.

DAY OF RACE / START TIMES
Thursday, Nov. 27, 2019 at CoolSprings Galleria
Race Day registration: 6:15-7:45 a.m.
10K Run start time is 7:45 a.m.
5K Run/Walk start time is 8:00 a.m.
Kids 1K Turkey Chase start time is 9:15 a.m.

10K Course will be open for 3 hours. 5K Course will be open 1 hour and 30 minutes. Due to liability issues, no pets allowed on course. Jogging strollers will be allowed on course. USAT&F Certified Courses.

PARKING
VIT Parking will be reserved at CoolSprings Galleria. Other parking will be in and around CoolSprings Galleria. Stay tuned for details and a map.

SHIRT SIZES
The Turkey Trot shirt this year is a Long Sleeve Cooling Performance Tee by A4. It’s 100% polyester interlock with moisture wicking, odor resistance and UPF 30 protection. Adult sizes are S-2X. Kid sizes (short sleeve) is S-XL. When you register, you’ll be asked for a shirt size. The first 3,000 to register for the 10K or 5K are guaranteed a shirt along with the first 200 who register for the 1K Kids Turkey Chase.

10K/5K AWARDS
Male & Female
Top 3 overall
Top 3 Masters 40+
Top Male & Female starting 9 & under, 10-14 and in 5-year increments 15-80+

Race management provided by GroundWorks Management. Timing and race logistics provided by Nashville Striders.

VIT (Very Important Trotter)
When you register, you’ll have the option to upgrade for special reserved parking, no waiting curbside check-in, a discount for the 2020 Trot and more. Be sure to check out all the VIT perks when you register.

SPONSORSHIPS
This Thanksgiving Day race is in its 20th year! It is a community-wide event that raises financial support for GraceWorks while promoting wellness and fitness for children, families and the community. Last year, over 3,400 Trotters and another 2,200 onlookers took part in the day’s festivities. The Turkey Trot is an opportunity for your company to reach a concentrated mass of your target audience before, during and after Thanksgiving Day, while also making a positive impact in the community by helping GraceWorks. To find out more, please download our sponsorship packet.

FUNDRAISING OPPORTUNITIES
When registering for the Turkey Trot, you may contribute $10 to give a turkey to a family this Thanksgiving. We thank you in advance for helping our neighbors in need share a meal together with loved ones.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
We need awesome volunteers to help the day before or at the event itself, please visit here to see the available opportunities. Show thanks this Thanksgiving to our community by helping make this year’s Turkey Trot the best ever!

Our Sponsors

GraceWorks thanks our sponsors for their generous support of the Turkey Trot.