When & Where

Saturday, November 19, 2016

Hampstead Kiwanis Park
586 Sloop Point Loop Road
Hampstead, NC 28443



2 Mile  –  TIMED

1/2 Mile Kid’s Sprint  –  UNTIMED


Start Times

9:00 AM  –  8K Start

9:05 AM  –  2 Mile Start

Please plan to be at the starting line 10 minutes prior to the start of the race wearing your race number on the front of your shirt. You may walk the 8K and 2 Mile if registered, however we ask that athletes walking the 8K and 2 Mile line up at the back of the starting area.

About the Race

Welcome to the 9th Annual Hampstead Kiwanis Park Turkey Trot!

Please join us in the 8K Road Race, winding through beautiful tree-lined neighborhoods along the Intracoastal Waterway. Or you can choose a timed, family friendly 2 mile Fun-Run. For the younger beginner athlete, take part in the 1/2 Mile Kids Sprint (all kids receive a medal)! Come join the fun, great entertainment, crafts for the kids, and an exciting competitive course for our serious athletes!

Join us at the Pre-Race Pasta Dinner at the Hampstead Women’s Health Club Building during Packet Pickup, Friday, November 18. Be sure to load up the night before the big race!

About the Cause

The Hampstead Kiwanis are 100% dedicated to our community. All proceeds directly go to improve the Hampstead Kiwanis Park fitness stations, walking path, ball fields and children’s playground.



> Top 3 Overall Male & Female
> Top 3 Overall Masters Male & Female
> Top 3 in Age Groups: 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69, 70+

2 Mile

> Top 3 Overall Male & Female
> Top 3 in Age Groups: 8 & Under, 9-10, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

1/2 Mile

> Overall Male and Female
> All kids receive Finishers Medal

Race Swag

Participants who register by Tuesday, November 1, 2016 are guaranteed a race shirt. Sizes include Adult Unisex XS – XXXL and Youth XS – L, and are made of Cotton. Be sure to claim your shirt today!

About the Course

Course is both wheelchair and stroller friendly.


Schedule of Events

Friday, November 18, 2016

Pre-Race Pasta Dinner at the Hampstead Women’s Club Building
14435 U.S. Hwy. 17
Hampstead, NC  28443

5 – 7:00 p.m. – Packet Pickup & Onsite Registration

Saturday, November 19, 2016

Hampstead Kiwanis Park
586 Sloop Point Loop Road
Hampstead, NC  28443

7:30 a.m. – On-site Registration/Packet Pickup opens
8:45 a.m. – On-site Registration/Packet Pickup closes 
9:00 a.m. – 8K
9:05 a.m. – 2 Mile
10:00 a.m. – 1/2 Mile Kids Sprint Starts
10:00 a.m. – Awards (this time is approximate)


Participants may park inside the park at any one of the three lots that are available – there will be Kiwanis members directing traffic.
To get to the park, take Route 17 in Hampstead to Sloop Point Loop Road (just south of Sloop Point Fire Dept.) The park is on the right about 1/2 mile southeast on Sloop Point Loop Rd. Parking is available at the park


Select Your Event to Register Online

Online registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on November 16, 2016



Waiver: The Registration Agreement & Liability Waiver is linked to the Online Registration. This must be selected and approved during registration.

Packet Pick-Up: Family or Friends may pick-up your Race Packet at Packet Pick-Up.

On-Site Registration: Registration is available starting one hour prior to race start. It closes 20 minutes prior to start.

Timing: Jaguar Bib Chip Timing will be used to time this race

Weather: This race is rain or shine. It will be postponed, rescheduled or cancelled if a severe weather warning is in effect.

Refunds requested by participant are as follows (minus credit card processing fee):
More than 60 days from event: Full Refund
Less than 60 days, but more than 30 days from event: 50% Refund
Less than 30 days, but more than two weeks from event: 25% Refund
Less than two weeks from event: No Refund
Entries are not transferable to other races Timed by Go Time as each race is organized by a different group. We must stick to this policy as race items have been purchased based on current registrations and it is not fair to choose who receives a refund and who does not.

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