Columbus Hungry Turkey Trot

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Columbus Hungry Turkey Trot
5k & 10k Run/Walk and Kids Fun Run



Get out and work off that Thanksgiving Dinner (and leftovers) with the BEST RACE SWAG and a professional race day experience before the Ohio State Buckeyes vs *ichigan football game!

It's a guarantee you will be home in plenty of time for kickoff because as the event organizer WE TOO want to be home to watch the game!

Saturday, November 26, 2022

What a great way to kick off Thanksgiving weekend with family and friends! The event will be happening in person with social distancing and COVID-19 protocols to keep everyone safe. The start & finish line will be behind COSI at Genoa Park on the paved Scioto Greenway bike path in downtown Columbus, Ohio. The event kicks off with the Kids Fun Run at 9:00am followed by the 5k and 10k run/walk at 9:15am.

2021 EVENT SWAG (2022 Images Coming Soon!)

Columbus Hungry Turkey Trot Shirt Design Long Sleeve Heathered Navy Super Soft Ringspun Cotton Poly Blend 5k 10k and Kids Run
Mini Pies
Columbus Hungry Turkey Race Bib 5k 10k and Kids Dash - USA Race Timing
Columbus Hungry Turkey Trot Medal

Participants will receive a super soft heathered navy long sleeve shirt with full color print*, custom race bib (different versions for different races), finishers medal, choice of donut (glazed, frosted, jelly filled, apple fritter and more) or personal pie (choose from pumpkin, pecan, sweet potato, apple, blueberry, strawberry, lemon and more), a chip timed race, instant results, snacks, refreshments AND MORE!!


Family Tradition Columbus Turkey Trot 5k, 10k and Kids Run Participants Registrants
Columbus Hungry Turkey Trot Kids Dash and Kids FUN Run Finisher
Happy Columbus Ohio Hungry Turkey Trot Runners Walkers Participants 5k 10k

Register Now To Save! Early Bird Pricing Is Currently In Effect!!

Prices will go up March 31!

*Register by 1pm on November 17th to be guaranteed a race day shirt.

Columbus Hungry Turkey 5k, 10k and Kids Fun Run Volunteer Photo With Giant Inflatable Turkey
Dayton Turkey Trot Runners
Door Prize Baskets Ohio Chip Timed Turkey Trots USA Race Timing & Event Management
Columbus Hungry Turkey Trot Runners Walkers Participants 5k 10k
Family Tradition Columbus Turkey Trot 5k, 10k and Kids Run Participants Registrants

Event Charity:
A portion of the race proceeds will benefit the Humane Society of Delaware County (HSDC). The HSDC is a private 501(c)(3) non-profit organization serving people and their pets since 1972. They Annually adopt over 1200 homeless animals. in alignment with their core philosophy of helping unwanted animals in their community, the HSDC medical clinic performed 1933 spay/neuter surgeries. The HSDC strives to ensure the best possible treatment, care and placement of animals in need.

Packet Pick-up and Race Day Registration:
Early packet pickup is strongly recommended and will be on Friday, November 25 at the following location from 3:30pm-6:00pm:

Road Runner Sports
3687 Park Mill Run Dr
Hilliard, OH 43026

Race day packet pickup IS NOT RECOMMENDED but it will be on Saturday, November 26, 2022 (race day morning) behind COSI starting at 8:00am.

Genoa Park
333 W Broad St.
Columbus, OH 43215

Race Start Times:
The Kids Fun Run will start first at 9:00am and at 9:15am the 5k & 10k participants will begin.

Kids Fun Run - 9:00am
5k & 10k - 9:15am

Course Details:
Every race will start and finish at the exact same line behind COSI at Genoa Park on the paved trail. See below for course maps:

Columbus Hungry Turkey 10K & 5K Course Map

Columbus Hungry Turkey 10K & 5K Course Map

Kids FUN Run: 100 meter dash ending at the start/finish line for the 5k/10k race.

Everyone in the 5k and 10k will receive a finishers medal.

Special medals will be awarded to the top 3 participants, male and female in each age group and overall.

Participants must be present on event day to receive their medal, medals will not be mailed.

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

All Kids Dash participants will receive their choice of a mini pie or doughnut.

Safety Protocols & Social Distancing:

- Anyone who wants to start the race after the main group has begun the run is more than welcome to and your time will still be accurate.

-There will be hand sanitizing stations throughout the start/finish and packet pickup areas as well as at each water station on course.

-Anyone who has COVID-19 will not be able to attend nor participate in the event. Additionally anyone who has come into contact with anyone who has or had COVID-19 within the past 21 days will not be able to attend nor participate. This includes participants, race staff and volunteers.

Local government and/or health officials may force us to change the in person status of the race due to COVID. Therefore this race may transition to a virtual event and no refunds or transfers will be offered. If this race transitions to virtual you will need to pick up your race swag bag at the originally scheduled packet pickup time/date above. No items will be mailed except for those who register for the virtual races.

Parking Information:
Parking will be available in the Northwest Parking Lot and the parking lots by COSI for $5 per vehicle.

COSI Parking Garage
52 Belle St.
Columbus, OH 43215

Additional Information:
This is a dog friendly event. We will have a bowl for dogs setup at the water stations and at the finish line!

We do allow strollers at this event.

Headphones/iPod/mp3 devices are allowed, though are strongly not recommended. It is the participant’s responsibility to make sure that they do not impair their ability to hear and detect present or potential hazards and dangers.

If at any time you are in need of assistance throughout the run please notify an aid station volunteer, police officer or course marshall.

All participants are required to sign an online waiver in order to register for the race.

For more information on the event:
Email: usaracetiming@gmail.com
Call: 937-TIMING-4      (937) 846-4644
If you would like to volunteer to help with the races:    Please Click Here!