13th Annual Trot Against Poverty 5K

Thu November 26 - Sun November 29 Vero Beach, FL 32963 US Directions


11/26 7:30AM EST - 9:00AM EST

Lace up your running shoes and help run poverty out of town at the 13th Annual Thanksgiving Day Trot Against Poverty 5k.


The wildly popular Thanksgiving Day Trot Against Poverty 5K presented by George E. Warren Corporation is back for its 13th year. This race is for runners, joggers and walkers of all ages and abilities. Trot is more than a healthy start to your holiday…it’s also an unforgettable way to give back while you give thanks!

This year, there will also be a Virtual option for those unable to attend. 

Packet Pickup

Packet Pickup for your race t-shirt (if you register by Nov. 1st) will take place on Tuesday(11/24) and Wednesday(11/25) from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Packet Pickup will take place at United Against Poverty's IRC Campus (1400 27th St Vero Beach, FL 32960)



Referral Refund

Like a Thanksgiving dinner, the more people, the better. 

Share this Challenge with your friends, family, and co-workers and get them to join you for the Virtual 5K.  We have set up referral rewards that will refund you when you get people to signup using your referral link.  

When you complete your registration, you will receive a link to send your friends and family.  For every person that signs up using the link, you will get the following refund:

Get 3 additional people to signup using your link: $10

Get 5 additional people to signup using your link: $20

Get 10 additional people to signup using your link: $30

Race T-Shirt

The much coveted Trot Race Shirts will be available to the first 1,000 registrants.  Don't wait, sign up early!


-Awards for Overall Male/Female, Masters Male/Female,

-Fastest Stroller

-Top 3 Males/3 Females in each age group: under 10, 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.

All participants in stroller division will be excluded from age group awards.

Virtual Race participants will be excluded from the awards. 

Virtual 5K: How To Enter Your Results

Once you have completed your 5K (3.1 miles) Run or Walk, follow these instructions to enter your results.

  • Go to the Results Page https://runsignup.com/Race/Results/39081
  • Click the "Submit Virtual Results" button 
  • Then, type in your name and click "Lookup Registration"
  • You may be asked to enter your email and then click Authorize by Email
  • You will see your name and a button that says "Log Activities", click that button.
  • Now you should be able to enter your mileage.
  • Make sure to click the "Submit Activity" button when you are done.
  • It may take a few minutes for the results to update so keep refreshing the page until you see them.

If you cannot enter your results, make sure you are logged in.  To do this, click on the grey circle with a silhouette in the upper right corner.  Then click "Sign In".  After this, you should be able to enter your results.

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

3200 Riverside Park Drive
Vero Beach, FL US 32963

Like this page and invite your friends on Facebook.

Race Participant Survey

Please complete the following survey to help us better understand your race experience.

Did you participate in the race?

Would you recommend this race to a friend?

We use cookies to offer you a better browsing experience. Read how we use cookies and how you can control them by visiting our Privacy Policy. If you continue to use this site, you consent to use all cookies.