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17th Annual Trot Against Poverty 5K

Thu November 28, 2024 Vero Beach, FL 32963 US Directions
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$35 7:30AM EST - 10:00AM EST Price increases after September 30, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT


3200 Riverside Park Drive
Vero Beach, FL US 32963

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The largest 5K on the Treasure Coast is back for its 17th year! The Thanksgiving Day Trot Against Poverty 5K is for the whole family whether you prefer to run, jog, or walk! Shake a tail feather with 2,000 trotters and Turkey Tom, the 25ft inflatable turkey, for a community tradition you won't forget!

This wildly popular event raises funds and awareness for United Against Poverty. UAP is a nonprofit celebrating our 20th Anniversary of helping tens of thousands of individuals and families living in poverty to lift themselves to economic self-sufficiency.



Pre-race Packet Pickup will take place on Tuesday (11/26) and Wednesday (11/27) from 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM at United Against Poverty's IRC Campus (1400 27th St Vero Beach, FL 32960)


The much coveted Trot Race Shirts will be available to the first 1,700 registrants. Don't wait, sign up early!


  • Overall Male & Female
  • Masters (40+) Male & Female
  • Fastest Stroller Male and Female
  • Top 3 Males & Females in each age group: 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+
  • Non-Binary Overall

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