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City of Yuma, AZ

Turkey Trot (5K/10K Run and Fun Walk)

 

(Last updated: 09/09/2013) | Renee Solis, Administrative Assistant

Saturday
November 16 2013

Burn some calories as you get geared up for your Thanksgiving feast as you trot with us around Gateway Park.

 Time: 8:15 AM

Location:

Gateway Park, North end of Gila Street in Yuma, Arizona

 

Burn some calories as you get geared up for your Thanksgiving feast as you trot with us around Gateway Park.

About the 5K and 10K Run and Fun Walk Series

Whether you are an avid runner, jogger or walker, the 5K and 10K Run and Fun Walk Series is great fun!

Medals

Gold, Silver, and Bronze medals will be given to male and female winners after each race. 5 Star Walker - Participants who participate in 5 of the 6 runs (Zombie Run included) will receive a plaque at the end of the series. City Champion - Winners will be determined by awarded points to participants who successfully complete at least three of the City sponsored series of 5K or 10K run. Participants may not transfer points from a 5K or 10K run. Award is given at the end of the run series.

Course Description

Most of the course will be run on paved and groomed trails, but sometimes the course may be rugged with graveled areas. Heavy duty strollers, such as jogging strollers are highly recommended for those participants that have small children with them. If you would like a more detailed course description, please call Adam Christensen at (928) 373-5241.

Two men and a baby - Turkey Trot 2010 participants

Admission Information

Age divisions for both male and female participants: (as of October 3, 2013) 9 and under, 10-12, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80-89, and 90 and over.

The fee for pre-registration is $12 and the deadline is Thursday, November 14 by 1:00 pm. On-site registration and bib pick up starts at 7:00 am and closes at 8:00 am. The fee for on-site registration is $20.

White sneakers.Pre-registration may be done online, in person at City Hall, or by phone at (928) 373-5243.

(These links will take you to an external website that is NOT part of the City of Yuma official website.)

For More Information

If you have questions or require more information, please contact the Parks and Recreation Office.