39th Annual Boar's Head Turkey Trot

Thu November 19 - Thu November 26 Charlottesville, VA 22903 US
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at https://www.boarsheadresort.com/trot.

450 Berwick Road
Charlottesville, VA US 22903

Join us for the 39th annual Boar's Head Turkey Trot benefitting the UVA Children's Hospital!  We are keeping this Charlottesville tradition alive this year by going virtual!  Although we will not gather in person on Thanksgiving morning, you can still move your feet before you eat!

Run/walk your 5K between November 19th and November 26th (Thanksgiving Day)
Run one of the provided routes or run anywhere you would like.   
And of course, all registrants will receive a Turkey Trot T-Shirt!

Dates: Thursday, November 19th - 26th 

Course options using RaceJoy

  • Option 1: Locust / Riverview Downtown Course - Course begins at the corner of Locust and High Street
  • Option 2: Sugar Hollow 5k (Whitehall) - Course begins at the Mount Olivet Church
  • Option 3: Green Springs - Course beings at the St. Johns Chapel on E. Jack Jovett Road
  • Option 4: RunAnywhere - you can use this option and run anywhere you'd like.

Give-a-way: Long sleeve unisex t-shirt for all registrants.  Size guaranteed if you register by Monday, October 26th.

Curbside Packet Pick Up:  Located at the McArthur Squash Center entrance of the Boar's Head Sports Club (450 Berwick Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903).

Dates for pick up:

Saturday, November 14: Packet pick up at the Sports Club from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Monday, November 16: Packet pick up at the Sports Club from 7:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Tuesday, November 17: Packet pick up at the Sports Club from 1 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. 

Wednesday, November 18:  Packet pick up at the Sports Club from 9 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.



Race Contact Info

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Blue Ridge Timing will offer efficient timing along with instant SMS text message results for those that select this option. This way both you and family members will be notified of results as soon as they are available. You may also request your results be sent to an e-mail.


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Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for 39th Annual Boar's Head Turkey Trot.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
View RaceJoy How-To

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