Eclectic Edge Racing
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2013 Turkey Trot
Benefitting FOOD For Lane County
Again in 2013 - Virtual Race Bags! After registering online,
participants will receive an email with special discount offers from our great sponsors.
Date: Thursday, November 28, 2013
Time: 9:00am - 4 mile run Start
9:10am - 2 mile walk Start
10:00am - Start for Kids Gobbler Gallop
Location: Valley River Center - Eugene, Oregon
Distances: 4 mile run, 2 mile walk, 200 meter kids gobbler gallop.
Course: New courses in 2013! All events start and finish in the northwest corner of the Valley River Center complex. Click here for a 4 MILE COURSE MAP. Click here for a 4 MILE GPS COURSE MAP. The 2 mile walk will start in the northwest corner of the Valley River complex, turn on to the bike path, head north to a turn-around at the 1 mile mark and then return to the finish. Click here for a 2 MILE COURSE MAP. Click here for a 2 MILE GPS COURSE MAP.
Entry Fees: $20 (Adults 18 & over), $15 (17 & under AND 60 & Over), add $5 to all entry fees on race day. Kids 200m gobbler gallop free. Add $10 for long-sleeve tech shirt. Shirts are only available for purchase through November 21, 2013.
Registration: Register in person at FOOD For Lane County (770 Bailey Hill Road) OR Eugene Running Company (116 Oakway Center) through Wednesday, November 27, at 6pm, or on race day at the starting line from 7am to 8:45am. Register by mail through Wednesday, November 14. Click here for an ENTRY FORM. Click below for online registration.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Online registration will remain open until 11:59pm on Wednesday, November 27, 2013. Participants who register online after 12pm noon on Tuesday, November 26, must bring a printed copy of their online registration confirmation to packet pickup.
Packet Pick-Up: Packets will be available on Wednesday, November 27, from 11am to 6pm, at FOOD For Lane County (770 Bailey Hill Road) or Sports Authority (245 Valley River Center) and on race day from 7am to 8:45am. NOTE: Registrants choosing to pick up packets on Wednesday, November 27, must select a location upon entering - either FOOD For Lane County, or Sports Authority.
Special Savings: During packet pickup on Wednesday, November 27, between 11am and 6pm,
receive a 20% on your total purchase at Sports Authority, with this COUPON.
Donations: Dry food and canned food products can be donated at FOOD For Lane County in advance, or on race day at the starting line.
Chip Timing: This event will be chip timed, with a chip start and finish, for both the run and walk. Timing chips will be included in race packets at packet pickup. Participants that pickup packets (with timing chips) and don't participate on race day are required to return their chip to the event organizers.
Awards: Special seasonal awards (garments, trophies and holiday food) will be presented to the top three overall and top one masters male and female finishers in the 4 mile run. The top three in each age group in the 4 mile run will receive distinctive seasonal awards. There are no awards for the 2 mile walk. All entrants will be eligible for random prize drawings. All participants in the 200m gobbler gallop kids fun run will receive a ribbon.
Age Groups: 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 & Over
Accommodations: Special hotel room rate available from our host hotel, Valley River Inn! Just a short "trot" from the new staging area in the SW lot of VRC! Locals, family & friends can stay for just $73+ tax. CLICK HERE to book a room! Valley River Inn is celebrating it's 40th Anniversary this year: 1973-2013.
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