2016 Turkey Trot Relay & 5K Run/Walk
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Are you ready for an achievable relay on a conveniently closed, short, fast course, while still encompassing the energy and enthusiasm of the Mother of All Relays?!
Teams of four will participate in the two mile closed course relay through Sunshine Division Winter Wonderland at Portland International Raceway. Be the first to see the lights as you party all night while competing in this team event!
There will be music and a post-race party! The course will be well marked by the holiday lights, volunteers, and a pace car courtesy of Carr Chevy. An award to the best holiday outfit will be given during the Awards Ceremony. Both runners and walkers are welcome – all abilities.
In addition to the relay, the Turkey Trot 5K is back for 2016!
How The Relay Works:
- Assemble teams of four.
- Run/Walk 2.04 mile closed, paved course (one leg).
- Running teams: Each team member will run two legs (each leg 2.04 miles long). Runner 1, Runner 2, Runner 3, Runner 4, Runner 1, Runner 2, Runner 3, Runner 4.
- Walking Teams: Each team member will walk one legs (each leg 2.04 miles long). Walker 1, Walker 2, Walker 3, Walker 4.
- Relay will be capped at 250 Teams
Turkey Trot Highlights:
• Finisher Mug
• Gigantic Race Goody Bag
• Sponsor Giveaways
Start Line and Directions:
The 2016 Turkey Trot is held at Portland International Raceway in Portland, Oregon. Travel north on I5 and take exit 306B toward Victory Boulevard/ Expo. Center. Turn left on N Victory Blvd. and enter the start/finish line area.
MAX Train: Take the MAX Yellow Line to Expo Center and get off at Delta Park/Vanport MAX Station. From there you can walk 600 feet to the Portland International Raceway.
Dogs are allowed on course!
Tuesday, November 22nd: 10:00am – 7:00pm
15005 SW Tualatin Valley Hwy
Beaverton, OR 97006
Race Day: Wednesday, November 23rd: 5:30pm
Know the course, know where you’ll make your move! Check out the 2015 Turkey Trot Course Map
Schedule of Events:
5:30 pm – Parking Opens
5:30 pm – Race Day Packet Pick-Up
6:45 pm – Kids Trot
7:00 pm – Start of the Turkey Trot Run/Walk
Presented by the Oregon Lottery®
Prizes will be given to the Top 3 male and female finishers.
Top 3 of each category will be given an award.
Best Holiday attire contest.