27th Annual PNC YMCA Turkey Trot presented by UnitedHealthcare

Thursday 23rd November 2017

PNC Park: N Shore Drive & Mazeroski Way, Pittsburgh, United States

Running, Distance running, 5K, 1 Mile, 5 Mile


Activities

  • UnitedHealthcare 5K Turkey Trot Run/Walk - Individual Age group/open
  • 5 Mile Turkey Trot Run - Individual Age group/open
  • MedExpress 1 Mile Family Fun Run/Walk (Non-Timed Event) - Individual Age group/open
  • PIVOT Physical Therapy / New Balance Double Gobble (5K Turkey Trot followed by the 5-Mile Turkey Trot) - Individual Age group/open

Description

A great way to help those in need on Thanksgiving and a fun event for the entire family!

Now featuring four different events:

-MedExpress 1 Mile Family Fun Run/Walk

-UnitedHealthcare 5K Turkey Trot

-5 Mile Turkey Trot

-PIVOT Physical Therapy / New Balance Doubble Gobble! The Double Gobble will only be open to the first 300 participants and consists of the 5K Turkey Trot followed by the 5 Mile Turkey Trot!

Watch our video!

Event details and schedule

Start Times (subject to change):

MedExpress 1 Mile Family Fun Run - 8:00 AM

UnitedHealthcare 5K Turkey Trot Run/Walk - 8:30 AM

PIVOT Physical Therapy / New Balance Double Gobble - 8:30 AM

5 Mile Turkey Trot Run - 9:15 AM

 

 

Pricing:

UnitedHealthcare 5K

September 5th through September 18th - $25.00

September 19th through October 30th - $30.00

October 31st until 12:00 PM on November 20th - $35.00

Race Day - $40.00

5 Mile:

September 5th through September 18th - $30.00

September 19th through October 30th - $35.00

October 31st until 12:00 PM on November 20th - $40.00

Race Day - $45.00

PIVOT Physical Therapy / New Balance Double Gobble:

September 5th through September 18th - $50.00

September 19th through October 30th - $55.00

October 31st until 12:00 PM on November 20th - $60.00

Race Day - $65 (If there are spaces still available.)

1 Mile Family Fun Run/Walk

September 5th through September 18th - $12.00

September 19th through October 30th - $13.00

October 31st until 12:00 PM on November 20th - $15.00

Race Day - $20.00

Charity Runner Program: 


An ALL NEW Charity Runner program is available this year with 8 week 5K and 5 mile training programs for runners. Charity Runners also receive a discount on race registration fees. Click here to register has a Charity Runner! (Your race entry discount code will be emailed to you after you sign up for the charity team.) Contact tlyman@ymcapgh.org for Charity Runner information.

Race Maps:

Coming soon. Please check back.

Early Registration Packet Pick-up:

Early Registration packet pick-up will be held Wednesday, November 15th and Thursday, November 16th from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM at the PNC YMCA, located at 236 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222. Parking is not available at the YMCA for pick-up.  PLEASE NOTE:  We WILL NOT have hours on Friday, November 17th.

Late Packet Pick-up:

Late packet pick-up (FOR ALL RUNNERS) will be held Monday, November 20th through Wednesday, November 22nd from 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM, with hours extended to 8:00 PM on Monday and Wednesday evening, at PNC Park, on W. General Robinson. Runners may use the Parking Lane next to the park, free of charge, for packet pick-up during unrestricted hours.

Family/Friend Packet Pick-Up:

You are allowed to pick up packets for family and friends by showing a copy of their registration confirmation email.  You will not be able to pick up a packet for a friend or family member with an unsigned waiver.  Please make sure you enter accurate email addresses upon registering so the participant receives his or her waiver.

Race Day Packet Pick-Up:

On race day, packet pick-up will be available at PNC Park at the intersection of Mazeroski Way and North Shore Drive but is NOT RECOMMENDED. If possible, please make arrangements to have family/friends pick-up your packet before race day if you are unable.

Strollers:

This is a family event! Strollers are welcome but must line up near the rear of the start area.

Dogs:

Dogs are welcome at our event provided they are leashed and friendly. Runners with dogs must line up near the rear of the start area.

Parking is pre-paid and included in your registration! Parking lots around the park will be open on race day as follows:

-Participants arriving prior to 8:00 AM may use Gold Lot 1, Lots 7A, B or C, or the West General Robinson Street Garage.

-Participants arriving after 8:00 AM may use Lots 7A, 7B or 7C, or the West General Robinson Street Garage.

-PLEASE NOTE: There will also be parking available at the Carnegie Science Center, but the Science Center lot WILL NOT be free.

Public Transportation:

The T's new North Shore Connector will be open on race day. At this point in time, the Port Authority anticipates service starting at 6:00 AM. Please call the Port Authority at 412-442-2000 for exact stops and times as race day approaches. Park at the 1st Avenue Stop and ride the "T" to the Allegheny Stop to avoid both pre and post race traffic!

Volunteering:

Not a runner but still want to be part of the event? No problem! We'll need over 150 volunteers on the day of the Turkey Trot and could really use your help. From water stops to registration, there's something for everyone to do to help out with the race.  Please register as a volunteer here.

Awards:

Medals will be awarded to first, second and third place finishers, for both the 5K and the 5-Mile, both Male and Female, for the following categories:11 & Under, 12-14, 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+ The Marty Sudzina Award will be given to the top finisher for both the 5K and the 5-Mile, both Male and Female in the Regular and Masters divisions. First, Second, and Third place medals, both male and female, will be given out for the GNC Live Well Double Gobble. Kiddie Finisher Medals will be given out for the 1-Mile only.

Organised by

PNC YMCA Turkey Trot

236 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh

Phone: 412-227-6441

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