The Orthopedic and Spine Institute Advocate Condell Medical Center
LONG GROVE TURKEY TROT
Thanksgiving Day, November 24, 2016
5k & 8k Run/Walk & Tiny Trot
Come Thanksgiving morning and run the downtown historic streets of Long Grove finishing under the famous covered bridge! The diverse and very beautiful course is USATF certified. Wake up, have fun with family and friends while working up a big appetite for your Thanksgiving turkey. This event is for everyone: walkers and runners, young and old.
PolyFleece Zip Up
Start & Finish in Downtown Long Grove
Finish Under the Covered Bridge
Souvenir Bib Number
Beer & Hot Cider at the finish
Run downtown on the famous streets lined with the quaint shops of Long Grove. Finish under the historic covered bridge! The course is mostly flat with a water station along the way. Portable toilets are located at the start/finish line. See course map for all information.
5k Course, click here
8k Course, click here
7:30 a.m. Packet Pick Up Open
7:30 a.m. Gear Check Opens
8:30 a.m. Packet Pick Up Close
8:45 a.m. Tiny Trot 100 Meter Dash (age 8 & under)
:40 a.m. 8k Start
8:53 a.m. 5k Start (9:59 min/mile pace or faster)
9:05 a.m. 5k Start (10 min/mile pace and over)
9:50 a.m. Participants can pick up their award at announcer booth
Course Open for 1 hr. 5 min.
*Congestion free course.
The start is being divided into three smaller waves for a more enjoyable course experience. The 8K will start 1st and then the 5K which will be split into two waves for a total of 3 waves. Now you will know when your start time is and the course will be much more open! The 8K'ers will also now be merging with runners more at their pace for the final mile!
Wednesday (11/23) from 10:00am to 7:00pm at:
Advocate Condell Centre Club
200 West Golf Road
Libertyville IL 60048
Event morning at start/finish area
Picking up someone else's packet?... Don't forget to bring their signed waiver.
Waiver, click here
Custom medal awards will be awarded to the top 3 participants male and female overall and top 3 in each age group.
14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59 & 60-64, 65+
Tiny Trot finisher award to all participants.
Various lots are available in the downtown area.
Remote parking is available with shuttle bus from:
JCC Elaine Frank Apachi Day Camp
23280 Old Mchenry Rd
Lake Zurich, IL 60047
308 Old Mchenry Rd
Long Grove, IL 60047
This event helps to raise funds for Northern Illinois Food Bank.
Free event photos will be made available for download online after the event. Smile for the camera!
Event will start rain, shine or snow. Event could be delayed due to lightning or other possibly dangerous conditions.
Event is Chip Timed. Your bib contains your timing chip. You must wear your bib on your front across your stomach to be electronically timed.
Course conditions on event day could be variable including the potential for water, ice & snow. It is the participant's responsibility to take proper caution.
All participants are required to sign a waiver to be considered a participant.
Dogs are not allowed.
There is no age limit for the 5k & 8k run. It is the participant's or participant's parents responsibility to determine whether they are healthy enough to complete the distance safely.
Walkers with strollers are allowed on course and it is the participant's responsibility to take proper caution.
Headphones/iPod/mp3 devices are strongly not recommended. It is the participant’s responsibility to make sure that they do not impair their ability to hear and detect present or potential hazards and dangers.