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Orange County Turkey Trot

November 22, 2018 · Irvine, CA

Distance: 5K, Kids Run

Ramp up your appetite and gobble up some fun at this year’s OC Turkey Trot.  You’ll love the flat, fast, course that winds through Irvine Valley College.  It’s conveniently located in the heart of Irvine, off the 405 fwy or 5 fwy at Jeffery Rd exit.   Why choose an over crowded race that takes a planning stragegy to get to?  Come to the OC Turkey Trot and enjoy  NO traffic, PLENTY of parking and NO need to show up HOURS before race start!  SLEEP IN and enjoy the 8am start at this family friendly event.   Invite the whole gang and make it a holiday tradition! 

All 5k participants will be professionally chip timed.  Race swag includes a gorgeous custom cast medal with ALL the bling and a stylish, turkey-licious dri fit shirt.   If you’re “in it to win it,” there’s age division awards, 3 deep and lot’s of Costume Awards for you selfie lovers!    There’s something fun for everyone.   The course is friendly and open for wheelchairs, stollers, tricycles and scooters for the 5k only.  Kids can enter our Gobble Wobble races and run or walk it.  They will receive a medal,  tshirt and slice of pie too!

Last but not least…….We’ve got delicious slices of pumpkin pie for all finishers!  Whether your fast or slow…..first or last….you can savor your accomplishment with all your fellow turkey trotters!

Division Awards will be awarded 3 deep for men and women in the following age categories:  1-10, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44,45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-63, 65-69, and 70+. 

Awards will also be given to the top 3 overall finshers for men and women.  These winners will not be eligible for an additional age division award.  Please stick around for the awards if you’ve think you’ve placed!   We’d like to congratulate you and get your picture!  Friends and family can pick up your award since we don’t ship after the event.

5k Costume awards: 

  • We will offer Individual  Awards for top 3 Best Costume at 7:30am BEFORE the race for all 5k participants
  • We will also offer a “Group Costume” award for entrants w/ over 2 people max 8 per group.

Gobble Wobble Costume Award

  • We will offer  Individual Awards for top 3 Best Costumes at 9:45 after the kids races for all Gobble Wobble participants.


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