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Greater Lake Charles Rotary Club Turkey Trot

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November 17, 2018 # 7

Greater Lake Charles Rotary Club 7th Annual Turkey Trot


November 17, 2018
Starting at 9:00 AM


Walnut Grove Community
1575 W. Sallier
Lake Charles, LA 70601


The Greater Lake Charles Rotary Club invites you to support education in our community! The Turkey Trot 5K and Kid-K will benefit student scholarships at McNeese State University and SOWELA Technical Community College. This will be a road race, 5 kilometer fun run/walk with a 1 kilometer kid race. Come join this family friendly event on the Saturday before Thanksgiving for your chance to win a frozen turkey! You can register online, by mail or in person beginning at 7:00 A.M. on race day.


Registration Fees:        

Adult*             5K Run/Walk            $35.00        Ages 18 and up

Youth**          5K Run/Walk            $25.00         Ages 17 and under

Child***          Kid 1K Run/Walk    $15.00          Ages 12 and under


This race has a “NO REFUND POLICY” as it is a fundraising event.  


Packet Pickup (Location, Date & Time):                     

Morning of the race at the race site at Walnut Grove starting at 7 am
1575 W. Sallier
Lake Charles, LA 70601


T-Shirts are guaranteed to the pre-registered runners by November 5th!


Event details and schedule:

The event schedule is as follows:

Registration:                       7:00 AM

Welcome/warm up              8:30 AM

Kid-K Start                          9:00 AM

5K Start                              9:15 AM

Awards Ceremony           10:30 AM


Age Group Categories:

Kid-K Male

Kid-K Female

5k Overall Male

5k Overall Female

5K 0-12, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+



Winners receive a frozen turkey. Participants will receive a limited edition Turkey Trot t-shirt and the first, second, and third place finishers in various categories will be awarded a custom-designed Turkey Trot medallion.


The Race Benefits: McNeese and SOWELA Scholarships

The information about this race is based on information provided by the organizers or found on the official website of the event. Always check the official website for up-to-date information. If you have noticed any mistake, let us know at [email protected]


Kids 1K Run/Walk - 12 and Under

November 17, 2018 (Saturday) - 09:00
0.6 miles
Road Solo Kids

5K Run/Walk

November 17, 2018 (Saturday) - 09:15
5 kilometers
Road Solo