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Turkey Trot 5K – Social Contract


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Turkey Trot 5K Run
Thursday, November 26, 2020
Lafayette, Indiana


As a participant in the Turkey Trot 5K Run on Thursday, November 26, 2020, I verify that I have read, understand, and accept the terms of this Social Contract. In registering for the Turkey Trot 5K Run, I agree to adhere to all of the following conditions in order to protect myself, my fellow runners, and any staff or volunteers associated with the event; and my submission of the Turkey Trot 5K Run registration form shall act as my legal signature. I promise to:

  • Wear a mask when arriving on site and keep it on until I cross the
    starting line. Put my mask back on after crossing the finish line.
  • Maintain a social distance of at least 6ft from anyone not in my
    family group at the starting line and finish line and while anywhere
    in the staging area.
  • Social distancing X’s will be taped on the ground in front of
    the start line. All runners must use them.
  • Pick up my race packet, bib, and t-shirt IN ADVANCE.
    There will be NO on-site packet pick-up.
  • Not attend the race if I am exhibiting any COVID-like or other
    illness type symptoms, including but not limited to: fever, cough,
    loss of taste or smell, sneezing, sore/scratchy throat.
  • Not arrive at the staging area more than 15 minutes prior to
    my scheduled start time.
  • Leave as soon as I am able after finishing the race. Please
    do not cross through the staging area, or interfere with runners just
    starting their race.

I have read the above Social Contract, and by submitting the Turkey Trot 5K Run registration form I understand and agree with all of the terms of the contract.

Turkey Trot 5K Run


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Be a part of the annual Turkey Trot 5K Run on Thanksgiving morning.


| Thursday, November 24, 2022 | 8 a.m. | Cattail Trail Loop – Celery Bog Nature Area | 
| Registration: Adult $35; Youth $10 |


The LUM Turkey Trot 5K Run is open to runners of all ages and abilities and welcomes runners, walkers, dogs, strollers, wagons, turkey hats and more. The Turkey Trot 5K convenes at the Walmart in West Lafayette and follows the Cattail Trail Loop — which is completely flat and paved and allows participants to run on a scenic route through the Celery Bog nature area on a crisp November morning.

Advanced registration is encouraged but race day walk-ups are welcome!

All Turkey Trot 5K proceeds directly support the programs and services offered by Lafayette Urban Ministry.


TT5K Run Information: 

Register

  • ADVANCE REGISTRATION will Open Soon
  • REGISTER – PRINT registration FORM , FILL it out, BRING it to the Run (Click HERE to view Form)
  • Fees: $35 Adult; $10 Youth (13 years old or younger)
  • Times – Day of Run: Check-In: 7-7:45 a.m.; Race time: 8 a.m.
  • Waiver & Release, to view the click HERE
Choose Registration Option:

What To Know – If You’re Going to Turkey Trot

Here is some important information if you are participating in the LUM Turkey Trot 5K Run. If you want to avoid standing in line, register in advance (see above) & pick up your run packet in advance. Details are as follows:

  • Location: Turkey Trot staging area is in the parking lot of Christina & Co., Cumberland Ave., West Lafayette
  • Parking
    • Walmart near Christina & Co., Cumberland Ave, West Lafayette
    • Park only in the Back Half of the lot – volunteers will help guide you.
    • IMPORTANT UPDATE – Walmart will be closed for Thanksgiving. Please DO NOT approach the store or alarms will sound and the police will be called.
  • Course: Cattail Trail Loop – Celery Bog Nature Area. View route map HERE.
  • Times — Day of Run
    • Check-In 7:00 – 7:45 a.m.
    • Race time 8 a.m.
  • Packet Pick Up
    • TUESDAY (November 22) 3:00 – 6:00 pm at the LUM Office (420 N 4th Street, Lafayette)
    •  WEDNESDAY (November 23) 3:00 – 6:00 pm at the LUM Office (420 N 4th Street, Lafayette)
    • At the Run: THURSDAY (November 24) 7:00 – 7:45 am in the Turkey Trot staging area in the Christina & Co. parking lot
  • Bathrooms: Available inside the Walmart Superstore
  • Awards: Trophies will be given to the top three (3) overall men, women, and youth. The 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place men and women in each age division will have certificates mailed to them after the race.

Timing Chips: Timing chips must be tied to your shoe in order to record your time. After the race, please remove the chip and return it to one of the labelled boxes at the finish line and registration table.


Virtual Runners: 

Registration Form — click HERE. Participate in the Turkey Trot 5K Run even if you’re Out of Town – prefer running on a treadmill – are not a runner – or just want to Sleep-in –- and make a difference as a Turkey Trot 5K Run Virtual Runner. Virtual Runners will receive a Turkey Trot 5K Run T-shirt and will be listed in the final results as a supporter of the Turkey Trot 5K Run.


Runner Benefits & Prizes:

  • Official Turkey Trot T-SHIRT – All eligible Turkey Trot 5K Run participants can receive a special Turkey Trot 5K Run T-shirt.   Anyone registering by November 10 is guaranteed a shirt; those registering after this date may get a shirt at packet pick-up while supplies last.
  • Snacks – Participants will be provided with water and a snack before and following the race. 
  • Medals – The top three men, women, and youth will receive recognition & a medal after the race. 
  • Chip Timing – The race will be electronically timed using computer chip technology recording their race time as they cross the timed finish line. Results will be available upon completion of the race and posted on the LUM website soon after the race. 

Donate

If you cannot attend the race but would still like to make a tax deductible donation to Turkey Trot 5K Run, please click HERE or button below

Make a Donation Button
Turkey Trot 5K – Donation

Volunteer

Sign up to volunteer at Turkey Trot 5K Run event online, click HERE


Event Sponsors

Thank our event sponsors —  and support their businesses, please.
Turkey Trot 5K Run event sponsors, list HERE


Photos

Turkey Trot 5K Run PHOTOS: | 2015 2016 | 2017 | 2018 2019 | 2020 | 2021 | ALL |


2021 Race RESULTS — Turkey Trot 5K Run

  • Listed by time — click HERE
  • Listed by group — click HERE

Turkey Trot 5K – Waiver & Release


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Turkey Trot 5K Run
Thursday, November 26, 2020
Lafayette, Indiana


As a participant in the Turkey Trot 5K Run on Thursday, November 26, 2020, I verify that I have read, understand, and accept the terms of this waiver and release.

My submission of this form shall act as my legal signature. I understand the nature of this event and the risks involved in participating in this event. I know that running and walking a trail race is a potentially hazardous activity. I understand that I should not participate unless I am medically able and sufficiently trained to do so. I agree to abide by any decision of any race official concerning my ability to safely complete this event. I assume all risks associated with my voluntary participation in this event, including, but not limited to, traffic and other conditions of the trials, falls, river, and contact with other participants, and the effects of the weather, including extreme temperatures and precipitation.

Knowing these facts, for, and in consideration of, my participation in this race, I, for myself, my heirs, executors, administrators, or anyone else who might claim on my behalf, waive, release, covenant not to sue, and fully indemnify and hold harmless and discharge the Lafayette Urban Ministry, the City of West Lafayette, race participants, race officials, workers, volunteers, and any and all officers, directors, employees and other representatives of the foregoing, and any successors or assigns of the foregoing, and hold and waive them harmless from and against ANY AND ALL actions, claims, injuries, demands, liabilities, loss, damage, or expenses, including but not limited to death, personal injury, and property damage, whether foreseen or unforeseen, arising out of, or in the course of, my participation in this event, the Turkey Trot 5K Run.

I have read the above Waiver & Release, and by submitting the Turkey Trot Run entry form I understand and agree with all of the terms of the waiver statement.


View PDF version, click HERE.

Turkey Trot 5K – Payment Options


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{To register & pay registration as a VIRTUAL RUNNER ($35 Adult; $10 Youth), click HERE.}


LIVE RACE – PAYMENT

Thursday, November 26, 2020 | West Lafayette Walmart |
| Registration: $50 – Live Race |


Pay Online – click the “Make A Donation” button:

Make a Donation Button
Turkey Trot 5K – LIVE RACE – Registration


Pay in Person – stop by the LUM Office (420 N 4th Street, Lafayette, IN 47901), Monday-Friday: 8:15 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.


Pay by Mail – Send your payment to:

Lafayette Urban Ministry – Turkey Trot
420 N 4th Street
Lafayette, IN 47901

Turkey Trot 5K Run – Registration


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LIVE RACE – Turkey Trot 5K Run – REGISTRATION

– Will Open Soon

  • Step 1: Begin your Turkey Trot 5K LIVE RACE Registration by filling out the Form below
  • Step 2: Confirm your Turkey Trot 5K LIVE RACE Registration with your Payment ($50 per runner). Payment Options — Online -or- By Mail -or- In Person.
  • Step 3: Sign up for a Packet Pick Up Time & a Race Start Time

For more details on the Turkey Trot 5K Run, click HERE.


{To register ANOTHER runner before you pay, click HERE.}


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