Rockford Road Runners Thanksgiving Turkey Trot

Thu November 28, 2019 Rockford, IL US 61109 Directions

RRR Turkey Trot

$12 9:00AM CST Registration ends November 27, 2019 at 11:59am CST

RRR Turkey Trot- Family (3 or more must be spouse/dependents)

$30 9:00AM CST Registration ends November 27, 2019 at 11:59am CST

RRR Turkey Trot- Volunteer

$0 6:00AM CST - 12:00PM CST
25 spots left. Registration ends November 24, 2019 at 2:00pm CST
Atwood Park - 7074 Ryberg Road
Rockford, IL US 61109

Join us for 'Rockford Road Runners' Oldest Race'. 48th Annual.   RRR was advised there will be construction on the dam at Aldeen Park beginning in November as such we for the first time in nearly 50 years we will be running on the new trails at  Atwood Park 7074 Ryberg Road on Thanksgiving morning.  Other than the location everything else is the same guess your time and hope to be closest to it.

This family-friendly trail run/walk is approximately a 5k distance. Participants guess their time; no timepieces allowed. Finish closest to your predicted time to win Thanksgiving turkeys or pies- Must be present to receive awards.  Signup early as this race has sold out the past seven years and is limited to first 800 participants.

CHIP timing by Tri-3 Events, a new course,  optional Turkey Trot Hoodie can be ordered, always lots of fun.

NOTE ALL Participants WILL start at 9:00am.  There is no early start.  We will again at some undisclosed point in the race offer a short cut to the finish for walkers or those who have had quite enough of going over the hills and through the woods.   Note strollers and pets are not allowed.

Bib(s) and pre-ordered Turkey Trot Hoodies  pickup will only be available on race day 7:00-8:45 am 

Volunteer signup also online. 

Race Day Registration

Available at Atwood Park from 7:00am - 8:30am promptly - Race day registration $15 individuals, $40 family (3 or more entries).  We encourage early sign up as this race has sold out the past six years


Pre-order Turkey Trot Hoodies by **11/24/2019 **

Pre-order Turkey Trot Hoodie by 11/24/2019



Donations - Only cash donations this year for the food pantry!

We hope that all participants will consider adding a little donation to one of our  charities; Rock River Valley Food Pantry, Rockford Wildcats, Annie's Locker, RRR Founders Scholarship Fund, Atwood Trails Phase 2.  All provide ongoing services and opportunities throughout the area helping to make our community a great place to live.

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

Race Contact Info
If you have any questions about this race, please contact the race director at
Family Signup

To Signup your family (immediate family this would be you, your spouse and any dependents on last years tax return.) as a group and receive the "Family Discount" just keep adding your participants, when you proceed to checkout the Family Entry fee will be applied.