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THANKSGIVING DAY 5K RUN/WALK

Awesome Turkey Trax Long Sleeve Tee

Live Chip Timed Results

Free professional grade photos

Helping support a good cause

The Boone Hospital Turkey Trax Run provides friends and family a chance to do something active before they start their traditional celebration while helping support the Boone Hospital Foundation.

2018 PRICING

Individual

$30Thru 10.24
$35Thru 11.20
$40Race Day

Youth

$15Thru 11.20

EVENT INFORMATION

Event Date:Thursday, November 22, 2018

Start Time: 8:30AM

Event Location: Downtown Columbia, MO

Event Distances: 5K = 3.1 Miles

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Awesome commemorative long sleeve t-shirt thanks to Chapman Heating and Cooling

  • Ultramax Chip Timing and Live Results

  • Proceeds from the event help support a local charitable organization

  • Top three in each Age Group receive pies from Fresh Ideas

  • FREE downloadable professional grade photos courtesy of Kilgore’s Medical Pharmacy

  • Post-Race Cinnamon Rolls

  • Flat, fast and scenic course

COURSE INFORMATION

The race will start and finish right in downtown Columbia at 7th and Cherry. The route is relatively flat through urban areas of the city and along through University of Missouri Campus. It is very beginner friendly course with one Aid Station containing water and light first aid..

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Wednesday, November 21, 2018:

3:00PM – 7:00PM: Packet Pickup & New Registration – at Boone Medical Plaza

Thursday, November 22, 2018:

7:00AM – 8:15AM: Packet Pickup & Late Registration

8:30AM: Race Begins

8:45AM: Post-Race Food and Awards Available

10:30AM: Course Closes

Packet Pickup

Runners may pick up packets on Wednesday, November 21 any time between 3:00PM and 7:00PM at Boone Medical Plaza – 900 W. Nifong.

Packets will also be available for pickup the morning of the race from 7:00AM until 8:15AM at the race site. Be sure to get there early if you wait to pick up your packet on race day, as there can be long lines! For the Turkey Trax 5K, you are allowed to pick up packets for multiple friend or family members,

Distinctive awards will be presented to:
First Place Overall Male and Female

First, Second and Third Place Male and Female in the following age categories: 9 & Under, 10-14, 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.

Pick up your award after you finish! We know that most everyone has plans for the Holiday after they finish running, so to get you on your way quickly, there won’t be a formal award ceremony. You will be able to pick up your award at your convenience

Refund Policy: 50% of your entry fee will be refunded up until 30 days from race date. Refunds are not available for any reason, other than active military service, less than 30 days prior to an event. Event entries are transferable between persons, Event entries ARE NOT transferable between events or years. We are sorry but we will not be able to make exceptions will to this policy. By registering for this event you agree to these refund terms.

Weather Policy: In the event of inclement weather, the event will be postponed as long as possible in hopes the inclement weather will pass. If the event is cancelled a 25% credit for next year will be issued for all registered and paid in full participants in the event. No refunds or transfers will be issued if the event is cancelled due to inclement weather.

Please review the following rules prior to registering:
Dogs & Strollers will be allowed but they must start at the rear of the start wave. This is for everyone’s safety. With a mass start, it is easy for runners and walkers to get tripped up on a dog, leash or a stroller. We will strictly enforce this rule.
Roller blades will not be allowed on the race course.

Race numbers are required to take part in the race. If you are caught as a bandit or running with another person’s bib, you will be banned from participating in Ultramax events for a period of two years.
iPods & Other Audio Devices – We strongly recommend that you do not use iPods or other audio devices during the race. Choosing to use an audio device will not result in disqualification, but you will compromise your safety and that of others. If you are unable to hear verbal instructions or commands, approaching vehicles or course marshals on bicycles because of your device, you may be asked to relinquish it and face disqualification. Please use consideration and good judgment in this area.

Free parking is available on a first come, first serve basis. Parking garages are available close to the race site. Parking locations can be found here

VOLUNTEER INFORMATION

Ultramax Sports has great pride in the team that we bring to our races and contributing back to the community. Our staff and volunteers are comprised of individuals with a team spirit and camaraderie that makes our events memorable and fun for everyone, not just the athletes. 

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