• Recreational Eagle Center on UWL’s Campus (map)
  • 1601 Farwell Street
  • Lacrosse, Wisconsin 54601

Join us for the 25th annual UWL 5k Turkey Trot run and walk! UWL's Turkey Trot is the area's original Trot and is a popular Thanksgiving tradition for many friends and families throughout the region! The event includes a costume contest, coloring contest , and Junior Gobbler races which feature a dash and half mile race for younger trotters. Awards are given in the 5k race to the top overall male and female finisher, top three finishers in each age group, and to the top 5 participants who finish closest to their predicted finish time.

Event Details:

Distances: 5k, Junior Gobbler 1⁄2 mile (not timed), Junior Gobbler Dash (not timed)

Schedule of Events:

7:00 AM- Packet pick up/ day of registration opens
9:00 AM - 5K Start
10:45 AM - Junior Gobbler Races Start

Packet Pick-Up:

11/22/2019- 2:00pm- 7:00pm at Recreational Eagle Center
Race Day - Starting at 7:00 AM

Awards:

Closest predictors

"Chip time" is used to identify who most closely predicts their finish time. The top 3 male and 3 female predictors without going over win a prize.

Top finishers "Gun time" is used to determine the top finishers in the race. All those participants wishing to compete for this top finisher award must race in corral 1, estimated finish time of under 24:00. The top overall 3 male and 3 female finishers win medals and awards.

Awards age divisions "Chip time” is used to determine the top 3 male and 3 female finishers in each age division. Top 3 in each age division will win medals.

9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60- 64, 65-69 & 70+


Registration Dates & Prices

5K:

Early bird: now - October 31, 2019

$25 with a T-shirt**

$15 without a T-shirt

November 1st- 22nd:

$30 with a T-shirt**

$20 without a T-shirt

November 23rd (race day):

$35 with a T-shirt**

$25 without a T-shirt

JUNIOR GOBBLER DASH or 1/2 mile

Early bird (now - October 31, 2019):

$13 with a T-shirt**

$3 without a T-shirt

November 1st- 22nd:

$15 with a T-shirt**

$5 without a T-shirt

November 23rd (race day):

$15 with a T-shirt**

$5 without a T-shirt

**recommended to order shirt one size smaller