November 27, 2014 | Downtown Lynchburg


Online registration is now closed. You can register at packet pick up (dates below). See you on Thanksgiving!


It's almost race time!

Here are a few important things to know:

  • Online registration closes Sunday night, November 23 at midnight. You can register at packet pick up, but prices increase by $5. Making all 5K participants $35 and Youth $25.
  • Shirts are a first come first served basis, unless you registered by Oct 31 guaranteeing your shirt. All participants get a long sleeve performance shirt including youth.
  • Packet pick-up is at Holiday Inn downtown from noon to 6 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday. November 25,26. And the morning of the race from 7 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.
  • The youth mile starts at 8 a.m. and the 5K starts at 9 a.m. Maps are located in the "About Event" in the tabs on the top right of this page.
  • Pre-order smoked turkeys are availabe for pick up after the race. Contact Michelle for order information, Percent of sales go back to HumanKind 

Check out or 'Race Swag' page under 'About' to see all the fun new things you get this year with your race registration. This is a Turkey Trot you don't want to miss out on!

HumanKind's annual Turkey Trot sponsored by Wells Fargo helps children, adults and families succeed. Proceeds from this race benefit the programs of HumanKind, formerly Presbyterian Homes & Family Services and the Family Alliance, which provide or promote:

  • Residential Care
  • Early Childhood Development
  • Mental Health Services
  • Economic Empowerment
  • Safe and Healthy Living

These programs serve thousands of people across Virginia each year.

Your Turkey Trot registration guarantees you a spot at the start line. Now take the next step and join our fundraising team. Your participation in the event is already helping us get the word out about the programs offered by HumanKind, but raising funds to expand and assist those programs will make an even larger impact.

We are here to help you every step of the way. Do not hesitate to contact Michelle McCormick, Race Director, at or 434-455-3639.

Thanks for being a part of HumanKind!