Bainbridge Island Turkey Trot 5K and 1 Mile Fun Runs to benefit Helpline House
The Bainbridge Island Turkey Trot takes place on Thanksgiving morning in Battle Point Park. Runners and walkers are welcome in both the 5K and the 1 Mile.
Park in the softball and soccer parking lots adjacent to the Park's west entrance via Battle Point Drive or on the northwest corner of the park. Please carpool if possible.
On-site registration and packet pick-up
Day-of-race registration and packet pickup for pre-registered participants will be in the Transmitter Building, 11299 Arrow Point Drive NE, starting at 7:30 am day of race.
Course descriptions The courses are mostly flat with gentle inclines, stroller-friendly. Dogs and food are not allowed on the turf fields at Battle Point Park.
1 Mile - 8:30am start Runners start at the traffic circle in front of the Transmitter Building. Heading north on the park path, runners will circle the pond, head south on the path and around the west and south sides of the turf soccer fields, entering the field on the south side to the finish.
(1 mile walkers exceeding 30 minutes will not be timed.)
5K - 9:00am start Runners start near the traffic circle in front of the Transmitter Building. Running out of the park and north on Arrow Point road, they will turn left on Venice Loop, straight on Kirk Ave, right on Frey Ave, left on Battle Point Drive, and left to return into the park on the west side. First heading south, runners will circumnavigate the entire park path counterclockwise, including the pond on the north end. Runners will finish in the turf soccer fields on the west side of the park.
Prizes Prizes will be awarded to the top three finishers in each age category for both the 1 Mile and 5K. Awards can be claimed at the Results Table after the race. Unclaimed prizes can be picked up at Island Fitness until December 14th. Failure to pick up your prize by this date constitutes forfeiture of your award.
Light refreshments will be provided at the finish for race participants. In addition, the fstopcafe's silver trailer will be selling coffee (freshly roasted!) starting at 7:30am.