Friday, November 24, 2017

It's that time of the year when turkey lovers, runners and friends gather for an appetite-inducing morning of good-natured competition.


All races begin at Keene Road just south of Gulf to Bay Blvd. and end in Jack White Stadium at Clearwater High School.


Proceeds from the Tampa Bay Times Turkey Trot help support many local charities including the West Florida Y Runners Club Scholarship Programs. All collected foods will be given to the Food Pantry Program at Religious Community Services, Inc.


If you have questions not answered at this website, call 727-442-5838.


Early T-Shirt Pick Up & Registration


Online and on-site registrants can pick up their race numbers (with confirmation number) and/or T-shirt
(with race number/t-shirt tag).

Event Day Registration
Registration will be available on-site the day of the event beginning at 6:00 am. Please note that registration fees are higher on Race Day.

Saturday, November 18
10a.m. - 1p.m. Clearwater High School Gym
540 S. Hercules Ave., Clearwater, FL

Sunday, November 19
10a.m. - 1p.m. Abe's Place Tap & Grill
1250 S.Missouri Ave., Clearwater, FL

Monday, November 20
3 - 7p.m. Westfield Countryside Mall
27001 U.S. Hwy 19 N., Clearwater, FL  
(2nd floor mall entrance near Sears)

Tuesday, November 21
5 -7:30 p.m. Logo HQ
1551 102nd Ave. N., Suite C, St Petersburg, FL 33716

Wednesday, November 22
5 -7:30 p.m. Jack White Stadium, Clearwater High School
540 S. Hercules Ave., Clearwater, FL
Come out and enjoy a FREE evening of snacks, live music, and fun. Purchase official Times Turkey Trot merchandise the night before the race.

Clearwater Challenge* - begins at 7:00 a.m.

Do all three – 5k Wingding, 1 mile and 10k. *You receive 1 bib and 1 shirt.


Wingding - 5K begins at 7:00 a.m.

Certified 3.1 mile course with one water station. FL-16064TY. You must wear the proper GREEN race number!


Gobbler - 1 mile begins at 8:20 a.m.

A fitness run/walk.You must wear the proper BLUE race number!


Fun Run - 5K begins at 8:40 a.m.

For walkers, joggers and strollers. You must wear the proper RED race number!


Turkey Trot - 10K begins at 9:00 a.m.

Certified 6.2 mile course with three water stations. Course open for two hours after start. FL-16065TY. You must wear the proper WHITE race number!




Important race information
  • Arrive EARLY (one hour before). Parking areas will be congested.
  • All races begin on Keene Rd. just south of Gulf-to-Bay Blvd.
  • Please use sidewalks approaching Clearwater High School.
  • Please do not walk or stand on neighborhood lawns.
  • Line up at start according to speed: fastest runners up front, slowest to rear. Walkers should start at the back of the crowd.
  • Non-competitive wheelchair participants should start at the back of the crowd.
  • Bicycles, wagons, roller blades, skates and animals are prohibited on course.
  • Free refreshments available at finish for registered participants.
  • Bathrooms located on east side of stadium, portable toilets located along north side of stadium.
  • Medical tent, medical personnel available at finish line.
  • For more information, please call (727) 442-5838.

     

    T-shirts
    T-shirts may be picked up on Nov. 18, 19, 20, 21, and 22 (see ABOUT THE RACE tab for early pick-up info) or on race day before or after the race with T-Shirt stub from race number. No stub, no shirt. If there are no more shirts available in your size, you'll be given a larger size.

    Awards
    Trophies will be awarded to the first, second and third place male and female winners in the Wingding and Turkey Trot in the Open, Master (40+ years of age) and Grand Master (50+ years of age) levels. Trophies will be awarded to first place male and female winners in the Gobbler. Top finisher awards will go to the first 125 male and 125 female finishers of the Wingding and Turkey Trot. Awards will not be mailed.

    Proceeds
    Proceeds from the Tampa Bay Times Turkey Trot help support many local charities including the West Florida Y Runners Club Scholarship Programs .

    Donations
    Please bring canned goods and non-perishable food items to the stadium on race day. All collected foods will be donated to the Religious Community Services, Inc. Food Bank. Monetary donations will be accepted.




  • Online Registration begins September 1


    On-site Registration is available at the below locations and specified date only. The only Late registration site is at the Turkey Trot Kick-Off Party from 5-7:30 pm Jack White Stadium, Clearwater High School, 504 S. Hercules Ave, Clearwater, Fl It's the last chance to pre-register! Come out and enjoy a FREE evening of snacks, music, fun. Purchase Official Times Trot merchandise. Please bring EXACT AMOUNT IN CASH OR CHECK payable to the Times Turkey Trot.

    Saturday, November 18 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Clearwater High School Gym
    540 S. Hercules Ave., Clearwater

  • Sunday, November 19 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Abe's Place Tap & Grill
    1250 South Missouri Ave., Clearwater, Fl.

  • Monday, November 20 | 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Westfield Mall, 27001 U.S. 19 N., Clearwater, Fl.
    (2nd floor entrance near Sears)

  • Tuesday, November, 21 | 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • LOGO HQ
    1551 102nd Ave. N., St. Petersburg, Fl

  • Wednesday, November 22 | 5:00-7:30 pm
  • Turkey Trot Kick-Off Party
    Jack White Stadium, Clearwater High School,
    504 S. Hercules Ave, Clearwater, Fl
    Come out and enjoy a FREE evening of snacks, music, fun. Purchase Official Times Trot merchandise.
  • Event day registration will be available on-site the day of the event beginning at 6 a.m. Please note that registration fees are higher on race day. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged.