West Chester Turkey Trot

Thu November 26, 2020 West Chester, PA 19382 US Directions


Pearl Alley and Wilmont Mews
West Chester, PA US 19382


Welcome to the 1st Annual West Chester Turkey Trot

Join us on Thanksgiving morning for a live in-person race in downtown West Chester, PA.  We'll follow the very successful Daybreak format from the summer.  


  • In order to allow for adequate social distancing, the West Chester Turkey Trot will be run using corrals limited to 15 people. 
  • The first corral will start at 6:45 AM. A new corral will leave every 3 Minutes. 
  • We will add more corrals to registration as the early ones begin to fill.
  • As you register, make sure you select a corral time.

Please follow the guidelines below to keep everyone safe. 


  • This is going to be a no frills race (No shirts, medals, or other amenities will be offered).  
  • There will be no restrooms available.
  • Packet pick up will be on race morning starting at 6:15AM AM in the alley behind the High Street Parking Garage(Pearl Alley).
  • Please wear a mask to number pickup and wear a mask to the start.
  • All registrations will be done via RunSignup.  No cash transactions. 
  • Each corral will start precisely on time, please do not be late for your assigned corral. 


  • The race will start and finish at different locations to insure maximum social distancing.  
  • The streets will not be closed to traffic.  You may have to run on the sidewalks at times.  
  • The course will be marked but there will be no course marshals. 


  • You are responsible for bringing your own water.  We will not provide any water stops.  There will be no refreshments at the finish.
  • We will have awards for the top 3 men and the top 3 women.  We will mail them after the race.
  • The race will be chip timed and the results will be at this web-site directly after the race. 


  • Please do not show up for the race if you have any symptoms of Covid-19.
  • We would encourage you to sign up to run in a corral with your friends.  
  • There will be a 35:00 time limit for the 5k.  If you will be taking longer than 35:00, please sign up for an early corral.



  • 1 6:45am
  • 2 6:48am
  • 3 6:51am
  • 4 6:54am
  • 5 6:57am
  • 6 7:00am
  • 7 7:03am
  • 8 7:06am
  • 9 7:09am
  • 10 7:12am
  • 11 7:15am
  • 12 7:18am
  • 13 7:21am
  • 14 7:24am
  • 15 7:27am 

Please let us know if you have any questions.


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