Online registration is now CLOSED. In-person registration will be available Wednesday, November 26th, from 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. in the basement of the Runner's Edge, or Thursday, November 27th, from 8:00 - 9:00 a.m., at the race start.
Questions or want to volunteer? Email Race Director Courtney Babcock.
The 8K run/walk (chip timed) and 3K Family Fun Run (untimed) courses travel along the Kim Williams Trail, with short distances on a few Missoula city streets. The race is open to anyone wanting to get some fresh air and exercise before feasting on a Thanksgiving meal!
The course is open to strollers and walkers. NO DOGS PLEASE. There are no aid stations.
Non-perishable food items and monetary donations will be collected for the Missoula Food Bank at the race registration and packet pickup tables.
Please note that the race will start at McCormick Park. The 8K will start at 9:30 a.m. and the 3K will start at 9:35 a.m.
Everyone who signs up for the 8K will receive a fleece hat. Door prizes are given to participants.
The 3K is free and untimed. 3K participants have the option of purchasing a fleece Turkey Day fleece hat for $10.
Awards are given to the top 3 female and top 3 male overall winners in the form of Thanksgiving food goodies!
The entry fee for the Turkey Day 8K is $20, through November 14; $25, through November 25, at 12:00 p.m.; and $30 on November 26 from 12 - 4 p.m. at the Runners Edge and race day, November 27, at 8 a.m. at McCormick Park. Run Wild Missoula members receive a $2 discount off registration fees. Participants get a CHIP time, fleece hat and are eligible for overall and door prizes.
The 3K Family Fun Run is FREE, but we encourage participants to donate to the Missoula Food Bank (we will be collecting donations at the registration/packet pick up tables). The 3K is untimed and noncompetitive-- perfect for kids and families. 3K participants have the option of purchasing a fleece Turkey Day fleece hat for $10.
Packet Pickup info:
Packet pickup will take place on Wednesday, November 26 from 12 - 4 p.m. at the Runners Edge and on race day, November 27, at 8 a.m. at McCormick Park.
The 8K race is part of the Run Wild Missoula Fall Race Challenge Series.
Thank you to our 2014 sponsors:
Dec 02: Tuesday Track
Dec 06: Parade of Lights Participation
Dec 06: Saturday Breakfast Club Runs
Dec 09: Tuesday Track
Dec 13: Saturday Breakfast Club Runs
Dec 16: Tuesday Track
Dec 17: Boston/Spring Marathon Training
Dec 20: Saturday Breakfast Club Runs
Dec 23: Tuesday Track
Dec 27: Saturday Breakfast Club Runs
Dec 30: Tuesday Track
Dec 31: New Year's Eve 2-Mile Prediction
Jan 03: Saturday Breakfast Club Runs
Jan 04: Jack Daniels Presentation