WRRC Turkey Trot (Trail Race)
Where : Carolina Beach State Park, NC
Date : Saturday, November 29, 2014, 09:00am
DATE: Saturday, November 29, 2014
TIME: 9:00 a.m. - 4 Mile Run & Walk
PLACE: Marina parking lot, Carolina Beach State Park, Carolina Beach, NC
DIRECTIONS: Follow Highway 421 South from Wilmington across Snow’s Cut Bridge into Carolina Beach. Turn right at second light onto Dow Road. Turn right approximately 2/10 mile into Carolina Beach State Park. Follow road to marina parking. Park in designated spaces only.
COURSE: Race begins at Carolina Beach State Park Marina. Runners will proceed on paved road and then enter well marked trails through pine forest and over wooden footbridges. Footing is generally good with occasional sand, roots, and limb hazards. Water is available at the start and finish. Trail conditions may result in slightly different distance.
ENTRY FEE: $30.00 by November 15th includes all you can eat hot breakfast buffet. TECH TEE SHIRT guaranteed to first 225 registrants. $35.00 after November 15th.
Tuesday, November 25th from 9 am - 6 p.m. at Omega Sports, Hanover Center, Oleander Drive (Wilmington, NC). Registrants will receive a 10% discount on most store items during this period. Registration is also available at
Race Day Registration/Packet pick-up will be at the Carolina Beach State Park Visitor Center on Saturday, the 29th, from 7 - 8:30 AM. The Center is approximately 1/4 mile on right upon entering the Park!
AWARDS: First male and female finishers receive two night ocean front accommodations at the Golden Sands Hotel, Carolina Beach. Age group awards will recognize 3 deep in men’s and women’s categories as follows: 8 and under, 9-13, 14-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 and up. Awards to first place female and male Masters. Larger age groups may be awarded more deeply. No specific walk awards are given, however walkers may qualify for awards based on finish time.
Parking is available at the Park Marina and the adjacent picnic area. The race starts here! Limited parking is available at the finish line on Nature Trail Way, which also serves as the Breakfast/Awards Venue. This area is a short walk back to the Marina.