The 45th Annual Turkey Trot 5K
Friday, November 15, 2019
Virtual 5K Option
The weather was a little frightful - but earning your t-shirt can still be delightful! Due to the weather, Sports and Recreation is offering a virtual option of the 45th Annual Turkey Trot 5K! Complete a 5K outside, on a treadmill or anywhere you wish to earn a t-shirt!
The virtual race will run until December 20, 2019 or while supplies last of t-shirts!
Bring proof of your run (snap a photo or show us on your activity tracker) to the Admin Suite of the Student Recreation and Activities Center between the hours of 8am-5pm Monday-Friday to claim your t-shirt!
Race LocationStart and Finish will be held at The Perch at the Sports and Entertainment Park. (390 Big Shanty Road, Kennesaw, GA 30144)
Participants can park in The Perch parking lot and the Field 3 parking lot (behind Fifth Third Bank Stadium and across from U Pointe Kennesaw student housing - limited spots available.) You may choose to park at the Cobb County Transit lot and walk to The Perch
Please note there is no baggage check.
Race Start Information
Road Race competition begins PROMPTLY at 3:00PM.
The Start Line will close at 3:10pm. Late participants will not be allowed to start after the race begins.
Early option: Thursday, November 14 from 8:00AM-5:00PM in Department of Sports and Recreation Admin Suite 1101 inside the Student Recreation and Activities Center
Day of Race: Friday, November 15, 1:30PM-2:30PM at The Perch
Top 1st-3rd finishers in age group categories will receive medals.
Participants are encouraged to pick up their t-shirt as soon as they have finished the race. If you pre-register, but do not attend the race a t-shirt is not provided.
Only available while supplies last.
We are collecting items for the KSU CARE Center! CARE Services operates the campus pantry to support any KSU student in need of nutritional assistance.
Current needs include:
- Full-sized cereal
- Canned tomatoes
- Canned meat
- Canned pasta (ravioli, spaghetti-os, etc)
- Hearty Soup
We welcome participation from NCAA track and field athletes however, they will not be eligible for awards.