Turkey Trot 5K/10K Run

Friends of the Poor logo

TCMC students were pleased to present the 5th Annual “TCMC Turkey Trot 5K/10K Run” to benefit Friends of the Poor on Sunday, November 16, 2014.

The event also featured a Tiny Trot for youths aged 13 and under.

The 2014 Turkey Trot was the most successful to date with 275 runners and $11,448.41 raised for Friends of the Poor. Read more.

2014 Race Results

Event Date

Sunday, November 16, 2014 (rain, snow or shine)


Event Times

Registration starts at 8:00am on Race Day. If you pre-registered online, please arrive during this time to sign in and pick up your race day packet. If you need to register on the day of, you can do so as well.

The 10K begins at 9:00am, and the 5K will begin immediately after.

Tiny Trot start time is 8:30am, and that there will additional children's activities that morning.

After the race, join us to celebrate at Ale Mary's, 126 Franklin Ave in Scranton! Drink specials start at 11:00am and food specials start at Noon. The Sweet Lush Cupcakery truck will be outside Ale Mary's as well!


Event Fees

Oct 1st-Oct 31st (ages 14 and up)
5K = $25
10K = $35

Nov 1st-Day of Registration (ages 14 and up)
5K = $35
10K= $45

Tiny Trot (ages 13 and under)
$5, or FREE on the day of the race with a donation of 2 canned goods


Registration & Payment

Online pre-registration is currently closed. Cash, check, money order, and credit cards will be accepted on race day.

A long sleeve t-shirt comes with each registration.


Registration and Race Day Check-In

TCMC Medical Sciences Building
Main Lobby & PNC Plaza
525 Pine Street, Scranton, PA 18509 



Parking lots B & F will be open for parking the day of the race. Click here for a map of TCMC's parking lot locations.


Race Routes

Click here for more information about the 5K and 10K routes. 



Scranton Running Company

Age Groups: 14-18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69

Overall and age group winners will receive prizes.



There will be several raffles before and after the race. Winners will be announced post-race at Ale Mary's.


Volunteer to Help

The TCMC Turkey Trot: 5K/10K Walk/Run committee is looking for volunteers to help on race day. There are a variety of opportunities available. You can also help by posting the flyer at businesses you frequent. For more information or to volunteer your time, please email TCMCTurkeyTrot@gmail.com.  


Join Us on Facebook 

To stay up to date on Turkey Trot developments, Like TCMC on Facebook and visit the Turkey Trot Facebook event to let your friends know that you'll be attending.


Key Links 


Previous Race Results and Photos 



Proceeds of the TCMC Turkey Trot: 5K/10K Run benefit Friends of the Poor.