Frequently Asked Questions

logoWhat should I know about the course? Starting and ending at Stacy Park. The loop course takes runners over residential paved streets and onto a tranquil asphalt trail. Chip timing provided by Chrono track ensures quick and accurate race results - no matter where in the pack you start! If you are participating virtually, you can complete it wherever and whenever you want. Use the Sidewalks, paths, your bike, or a treadmill. You design the course any way you want it! Feel free to bring that stroller or maybe even man’s best friend.

What are the COVID-19 safety precautions? The 2021 Olivette Turkey Trot is being planned as a live event (with virtual components) and will follow St. Louis County’s required COVID-19 protocols.  If there are any updates provided by the county, we will post the new requirements as they are issued.

We encourage the wearing of masks or gaiters in the staging areas and when not out on the course.

Awards: Overall awards, 1st,2nd,3rd place male and female. 1st 2nd 3rd place age group awards male and female.

Can I walk the course? Yes, you can walk or run the course on race day. For the virtual event you can run walk  or even use a treadmill and of course the cycle event is only virtual.

Can I run with my child in a stroller or even with my dog? On race day you can run with a stroller or dog but are asked to start toward the back for safety reasons.  For any virtual event  you can certainly have them participate. 

Don’t forget to use the Olivette Turkey Trot hashtag #OlivetteTT or #OlivetteTurkeyTrot for your pictures and videos! 

Where do I pick up my shirt and bib? 

Below are the dates and times packets can be picked up. For virtual entrants only, there is a USPS mailing option ($5/registrant) however we cannot guarantee a specific delivery date.

Tuesday, November 23, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Olivette City Center (1140 Dielman Road, Olivette MO)                                                    

Wednesday, November 24, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm   Olivette City Center  (1140 Dielman Road,  Olivette MO)                                 

Thursday, November 25, 7:00 am-7:45 am Stacy Park

 We do not have team registration. But we do encourage you to participate with friends and family! Remember to adhere to the Social distancing guidelines.