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45th Oglesby Turkey Trot

November 23, 2023 @ 9:00 am

Key items to know:

  • Pre-race packet pickup is Wednesday, November 22nd from 4:00pm – 7:00pm at the Oglesby Elks.
  • Race day registration is available from 7:00am – 8:45am.
  • Post race results available at Starved Rock RunnersRun Sign Up and Racing Expectations
  • Age groups awards Male/Female: 9 and under, 10-12, 13-16, 17-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+
  • $5.00 discount for all Starved Rock Runner Club members (applied automatically at checkout)
  • Kids fun run!!!  12 and under fun run at 10:15am – Free of charge with a goodie bag for all participants (must sign waiver)
  • Family discount!  5 or more registered in the family receives a 25% discount. 


  • Participants are required to be completely self-sufficient.
  • Participants must be in good health and symptom free from any illness for at least 2 weeks prior to the event.


  • Participants are encouraged to register online in advance. 
  • Pickup of your race bib and fleece headband prior to race day is strongly encouraged.  Available at the Oglesby Elks on Wednesday, November 222nd from 4:00pm – 7:00pm. 

On Course:

  • It is your responsibility to know the course, and run it safely.
  • Except for passing, participants should always remain on the far side of the roadway.
  • Participants passing one another on the course must adhere to “no drafting” rules which include being no closer than 10 feet behind or in front of, or 6 feet beside other competitors at any time. Before passing, participants must be sure they can safely remain 10 feet behind and then 10 feet in front of the participant being overtaken before merging back to the side of the roadway.

Finish Line:

  • Self-serve water and refreshments will be available at the finish line.


  • Results will be updated throughout the event at Starved Rock Runners, Run Sign Up and Racing Expectations.


  • Parking is available on the East and West side of the Elks.

Paper Applications Available

Thank you for your consideration and support.  We are looking forward to a great event!

No refunds.  If the event is canceled we appreciate your donation.


November 23, 2023
9:00 am
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Oglesby Elk’s Lodge
800 E Walnut
Oglesby, IL 61348 United States
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Mitch Hobbs