2018 Turkey Trot -One Mile & 10K Runs
Thursday November 22nd, 2018
Note: Price Increase November 22nd
2018 Turkey TrotAbout the Race
This Thanksgiving, Thursday November 22nd, 2018 come on out to the Virginia Beach YMCA next to Mt. Trashmore for the 41st annual Tidewater Strider Turkey Trot. There will be a 1 Mile and 10k run.
The purpose of the Turkey Trot 10k and 1 Mile Run is to provide a traditional quality running event for families & runners of all abilities with the proceeds going to the Tidewater Strider Scholarship Funds.
This race is sanctioned as a:
Tidewater Striders Scholarship Fund
The objective of the Scholarship Award is to provide financial assistance to Tidewater area college bound high school running, track, and cross country athletes. Annual scholarship awards will be designated for the most deserving graduating high school seniors as recommended by the Scholarship Committee and approved by the Board.
For more info about Tidewater Striders scholarships or to send tax deductible donations, contact: Scholarships@Tidewaterstriders.com
Tidewater Striders: 1585 Lake James Drive Virginia Beach, VA 23464 (Phone: 757-495-3552)
2018-19 Scholarship Recipients
$25,000 Awarded to these 16 Strider Student-Runners
Mel Williams Scholarship:
Abigail Motely…William & Mary
Tom Bashara Scholarship:
Nicholas Martin…Cox /UVA
Pamela Edwards Scholarship
Abigail Oliphant…Great Bridge / Texas A & M
Tidewater Striders Scholarships:
H. Martingayle…Princess Anne / LSU
Madeline King…Ocean Lakes / U of Miss
Rachel Boyce…Ocean Lakes / JMU
Riley Dorough…Liberty U
Kayleen Meinen…Tallwood / VWU
Lauren Nery…Ocean Lakes / GMU
Kristen Pieczynski…Ocean Lakes / VT
Morgan Will…Ocean Lakes / Nova SE
Thomas Amabile…Graddfield / UVA
Mark Rogerson…Cox / US Naval Academy
Kasey Sutryk…Ocean Lakes / Baylor
Josh Spare…Tallwood / ECU
Turkey TrotRace Information
Thursday November 22nd, 2018
Race Entry Fee
($3 OFF these prices if you select "No Shirt")
$18 Adult / $8 Youth* by Nov 8th
$25 Adult / $15 Youth* Nov 9th-Nov 21st
$35 Adult / $25 Youth* Race Day Nov 22nd
$22 Adult / $12 Youth* by Nov 8th
$30 Adult / $20 Youth* Nov 9th-Nov 21st
$35 Adult / $25 Youth* Race Day Nov 22nd
* Youth = Age 22 & Under
Online processing fees apply
Paper entry forms not available.
GOLDEN RUNNERS: Use PROMO CODE to be sent by email - Register by Nov 8th. GR discount ends after Nov 8th.
Online registration for this race is OPEN until November 21st
Race Day Registration on site is from 7:00am - 8:45am for the 10k and 7:00am - 8:00am for the One Mile.
A Club Membership Discount is available thru Nov 21st. Discounts are automatically applied on the payment page during registration. You should use the account you used to register for the club to apply for this discount. We will also attempt to match on name/date of birth.
Fluids & Foods
There will be THREE Water Stations along the 10k course at mile marker 1.3, 3.6 and 5.7
The 1-Mile race will start promptly at 8:15am and end at 8:45am
The 10k race will start promptly at 9:00am and end at 10:45am
Colorful Long-sleeved T-Shirts provided for all.
Onsite refreshments and post-race party will be complimentary to race participants & volunteers in the YMCA parking lot.
The 10k race is a certified course that starts at the Mt. Trashmore YMCA, loops through Windsor Woods and then Mt Trashmore City Park & finishes back at the YMCA.
The 1-Mile race will begin and finish at the YMCA and is an 'out-and-back' on South Blvd.
Mt. Trashmore YMCA
4441 South Boulevard, Virginia Beach, VA 23452
Conveniently located just off I-264, take the South Independence Blvd Exit, turn left onto Edwin Dr, and then left onto South Blvd.
FREE Parking available at Mt Trashmore lot next to the YMCA.
Late Registartion & Pre-Registered Packet Pickup
You can pick up your race packet...
WEDNESDAY Novemeber 21st between 1pm-7pm at the Mt Trashmore YMCA, Virginia Beach. (Address: 4441 South Boulevard, Virginia Beach, VA 23452)
Mile Run/Walk Awards for the Top 3 female and male finishers in each categories:
10K Awards for the Top 3 female and male finishers in each categories:
All finishers will receive a Finisher’s medal at the race finish line.
A post-race party will be held at the Mt Trashmore YMCA parking lot
Complimentary Food & Refreshments will be provided to all Runners and Volunteers.
Start and Finish line times for the race will be recorded using the Chronotrack Bib Chip timinig System. Do not fold your race number.
Numbers must be worn and visible on front of body at all times during the race.
Stay on the designated path of the course.
Be courteous, there are other runners and walkers on the course.
Strollers are permitted but are asked to start near the back & yield to runners for safety.
Regret dogs cannot be permitted "on" or "off" leash.
Inclement Weather/National Security
The Race Director and the Tidewater Striders reserve the right to modify or cancel events as needed in the interest of safety or access restrictions to the venue.
No refunds can be given in the event of modification or cancellation.
Not running the Turkey Trot? Share in the fun and excitement by lending a helping hand. You will be rewarded with the post race party and the gratitude of all our racers.
Some of the following volunteer positions are available:
Volunteer individually, with a friend, or get a group together and come on out and have some fun!
Ready to volunteer? Contact Dan Edwards at firstname.lastname@example.org
Turkey TrotRace Results
Turkey TrotRace History
10k Winners (Male & Female)(Click Column headers to sort)
|Year||Male||Time ▲▼||Female||Time ▲▼|
|2017||Adam Visokay||31:29||Abigail Motley||38:21|
|2016||Ryan Drew||34:34||Natalie Hall (2)||40:32|
|2015||Jeremy Greenwald (2)||34:18||Lindsey Graybill||38:22|
|2014||Jeremy Greenwald||33:47||Natalie Hall||38:06|
|2013||Justin Turner (2)||31:59||Renee Hall (4)||36:54|
|2012||Justin Turner||31:41||Renee High||36:21|
|2011||Michael Bailey||32:25||Renee High||38:22|
|2010||Danny Tepovich (2)||32:32||Hannah Leffew||39:55|
|2009||Dan Lewis||32:38||Renee High||37:41|
|2008||Danny Tepovich||31:55||Natalie Sherbak (3)||35:12|
|2007||Daniel Daly (2)||31:33||Natalie Sherbak||37:09|
|2006||Daniel Daly||32:55||Natalie Sherbak||37:09|
|2005||Todd Bibbs||35:08||Mookie Blaylock||37:52|
|2004||Billy Edwards (2)||33:41||Megan Burns||40:07|
|2003||Rick Cochrane||32:06||Delores Ware (2)||38:06|
|2002||Tim Dutton||33:29||Mercedes Gil||38:10|
|2001||Dai Roberts||33:07||Delores Ware||36:39|
|2000||Alex Clayton||32:47||Heidi Grimm||38:35|
|1999||Billy Edwards||32:19||Mary Davison||39:34|
|1998||Joe King||32:18||Kendall Tata||39:26|
|1997||John Johnson||32:14||Nancy Delaney||38:55|
|1996||Tommy Holland||30:22||Barbara Falleon||36:32|
|1995||Bart Sellers (2)||32:14||Leslie Willis (5)||36:45|
|1994||Mark Shea||31:49||Leslie Willis||35:27|
|1993||Michael Harrison||31:37||Leslie Fedon||35:44|
|1992||Jeffrey Scofield||32:17||Leslie Fedon||35:31|
|1991||Bart Sellers||31:04||Leslie Fedon||37:13|
|1990||Ray Ochs (2)||32:05||Monica Reilly||37:05|
|1989||Tim Covington||31:13||Lorraine Hochella||36:09|
|1988||Ray Ochs||32:34||Donna Harper (2)||39:06|
|1987||Mark Crumblish||32:28||Donna Harper||38:36|
|1986||Paul Hough||32:53||Kathleen McAllister||39:09|
|1985||Sean O'Flynn||32:21||Nancy Turner||38:43|
|1984||Harry Freeman (2)||31:57||Maureen Hinnebusch||38:04|
|1983||Judson Springer||33:27||Juanita Etheridge||38:15|
|1982||Harry Freeman||31:28||Gigi Kessier||37:18|
|1981||Ray McDaniels||30:35||Carolyn Cook||38:38|
|1978||Finn Pincus||*30:32||Karen George||*39:57|
* Course short 400 feet
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