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DOWNTOWN COLUMBIA TURKEY TROT 5K & 10K

THANKSGIVING DAY - NOVEMBER 25, 2021 @ 8:30 AM​

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OFFICIAL TRAINING PARTNER

COUCH TO 5K PROGRAM

THE RACE

Join fellow turkey lovers, runners and friends for an appetite-inducing morning of good-natured competition. Starting and finishing in downtown Columbia, MD, this race includes a 5K & 10K option.

RACE LOCATION
The Mall in Columbia
10300 Little Patuxent Pkwy, Columbia, MD 20144. 

The start and finish line is on the mall road in front of Maggianos Little Italy

and Seasons 52 restaurants. 

AGE REQUIREMENT

Runners must be at least 7 years old to participate in the 5K. 

Runners must be at least 10 years old to participate in the 10K.

REGISTRATION FEE

(fee is the same for the 5K & 10K)

$25.00 - July 2 through July 4

$30.00 - July 4 through October 20

$35.00 - October 20 through Nov 25 (race day)

Registration transfers are not permitted to other Rip It Events. Race organizers reserve the right to close registration due to capacity limits. Race organizers reserve the right to delay or cancel event due to extreme weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. Pets, baby joggers/strollers, in-line skates, bicycles, and any other non-official wheeled vehicles are prohibited.

REGISTRATION FEE INCLUDES 

LONG SLEEVE SHIRT AND FINISHER MEDAL. LOGO HOODIE ADD-ON OPTION.

Long sleeve shirt is tri-blend, light-weight soft cotton. Adult gender specific sizing Xsmall-2Xlarge.

Logo hoodie is an add-on item for additional fee. Hoodie is lightweight, 60% cotton/40% polyester and available in UNISEX sizes XSmall-2XLarge.

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PACKET PICK UP 

Registered participants are required to pick up their packet before the start of the race. You packet includes your race bib and timing chip. If you're unable to attend packet pick-up, someone may pick up your packet on your behalf. Packet pick up times and locations will be published one month from race day.

MASS START & WATER STATIONS

At this time, it is anticipated that this race will have a mass start (everyone starts at the same time - 8:30 AM).  Water stations will be located at mile 1.25 and 3.5.

RUN COURSE

Runners will complete either the 5K or 10K course. 

5K - one loop of course

10K - two loops of course

TIMING & RESULTS

This race will use bib tag timing. Your timing chip will be affixed to the back side of your bib number. Please do not remove your timing chip. This event will be publishing LIVE results through out the race. To access results on race day, go to www.ripitevents.com and access the "Results" webpage from your smart phone. Choose this race from the race options and enter your name or bib number on the results page.

AWARDS

Awards will be given to the overall top three male & female finishers in each race and the 1st place finisher in the following group categories for both the 5K & 10K:  7-8, 9-10, 11-13, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+. 

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QUESTIONS?

Please send us questions/concerns at racedirector@ripitevents.com.