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Registration fees

Gobble Wobble Closed

Free Race/12 & under

  1. Free
    Sep 6 - Nov 23

2 Mile Run/Walk Closed

Registration closed
  • 2 Mile Run/Walk

    1. $20.00
      Sep 6 – Nov 16
    2. $25.00
      Nov 17 – Nov 23

5 Mile Run Closed

Registration closed
  • 5 Mile Run

    1. $20.00
      Sep 6 – Nov 16
    2. $25.00
      Nov 17 – Nov 23

Participant Letter

The Kearney Family YMCA’s 15th Annual Turkey Trot

Thank you for participating in our 15th Annual Turkey Trot & Gobble Wobble! We are very grateful to have you here whether you are running, walking, or volunteering to help with this event. Thank you to all of our sponsors without whom this event wouldn’t be possible!


Parking: Limited parking available in YMCA lot. Additional parking available at eFree Church & Presbyterian Church. Please DO NOT park on 7th as it is part of our course.

Route volunteers: You will see volunteers throughout the route. Each group of volunteers will be wearing a Turkey Trot volunteer tee. If you need any medical attention let a volunteer know and they will get a member of our medical team to you as soon as possible.

Water stops: Water and POWERADE will be available at Country Club Lane and trail.

Bikes: We will have lead bikes and sag bikes for both races.

Race start/finish: At the Kearney Family YMCA 4500 6th Ave

  • Gobble Wobble Race Starts at 8:30 AM
  • 5 Mile Race Starts at 9:00 AM
  • 2 Mile Race Starts at 9:10 AM

Chip timing system: This event is being officially timed by Oz Endurance. Results will be available at the Finish Line, sent through text message or on the Kearney Family YMCA website. Results will also be emailed to you within 24 hours. Disposable chips are attached to the back of your race careful not to bend.

Awards ceremony: Please stay for the awards presentations. We will give prizes to the top three female and male runners in each race, top dog and best costume. These will be handed out as soon as results are verified. This year all participants will receive a prize at the finish line.

Furry Friends & Strollers: We do kindly ask all runners with dogs or strollers to please start toward the back of the corral. –Thank you!


Race Routes

Thank you!

2017 Sponsors


Event Schedule

  • November 22 5:00 PM CST - Packet Pick Up

  • November 23 7:45 AM CST - Packet Pick Up Race Day

  • November 23 8:30 AM CST - Gobble Wobble-Kids Free Race

  • November 23 9:00 AM CST - 5 Mile Run

  • November 23 9:10 AM CST - 2 Mile Run/Walk

Contact Information

Event Location

Kearney Family YMCA, 6th Avenue, Kearney, NE, United States

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