Turkey Trot

The 32nd Annual Southwest Texas Junior College Turkey Trot will be held on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at the Uvalde SWTJC campus.  All events start and finish at the SWTJC fountain area located behind the Administration Building (Heart of the SWTJC Uvalde Campus).  It is a flat fast course! Showers and dressing areas available. T-shirts to all participants.  Walkers Welcome!  Race Day Registration. 

General Information

Event: Start Time:
1 Mile Kids Run: 9:00 a.m.
Kids K Run: 9:15 a.m.
5K Run/Walk & 10K Run: 9:30 a.m.
Awards: 10:45 a.m.


Location: SWTJC Uvalde Campus Phone:   (830) 591-7241
Address: 2401 Garner Field Rd.
               Uvalde, TX 78801
Contact: Race Director
              Landra Fowler        

Hotel Contact: Uvalde Convention 
and Visitors Bureau 

 Phone:  1-800-5UVALDE
Entry Fee: Before 11/01/2016 
                 5K/10K Run/Walk:  $25
                 1 Mile Kids:            $15
                 Kids K Run:            $15
Late Fee: Starting 11/02/2016
         5K/10K Run/Walk:  $35
         1 Mile Run:             $20
         Kids K Run:            $20

Register: Click here to register now!

Chip Time: www.iaapweb.com
Results available online at iaap.com

Course Info/Description

  • 5K Run/Walk & 10K Out and back flat course, starting and finishing at the SWTJC fountain.
  • 1 Mile Kids Run: Out and back flat course, starting and finishing at the SWTJC fountain. 
  • Kids K Run: One loop course around SWTJC Administration Parking lot.

Schedule of Events

  • 9:00 a.m.       1 Mile Kids Run starts
  • 9:15 a.m.       Kids K Run starts
  • 9:30 a.m.       5K & 10K Run/Walk starts
  • 10:45 a.m.     Awards

Entry Fees

  • 5K & 10K Run/Walk              Pre-Registration $25 Late Registration after 11/01/2016 $35
  • 1 Mile Kids Run                    Pre-Registration $15 Late Registration after 11/01/2016 $20
  • Kids K Run                            Pre-Registration $15 Late Registration after 11/01/2016 $20

Close Date for Online Registration: Thursday, November 17, 2016

T-shirts: Shirt sizes guaranteed to pre-registered participants who register before 11/01/2016.

                                            Click here to register now!


Race site: Southwest Texas Junior College: From Hwy 90 turn (left if you are coming from San Antonio) (Right if you are coming from Del Rio) onto Farm to Market Rd 1574 (Ham Lane) 1 mile then turn left at Farm to Market Rd 1023 (Garner Field Rd). Destination will be on your left. 

Google Map


To volunteer please contact Landra Fowler at llfowler@swtjc.edu or (830) 591-7241.  Please include name, contact information and shirt size.

Becoming a volunteer offers help to ensure that all athletes have the safest race possible.  You also gain insight to the behind the scenes mechanics of a road race.  This information can be a valuable tool for your next race. 


  • 5K: Overall Male/Female - Age division: top 3 Male/Female (12 & under, 13-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & up.
  • 10K: Top 3 Overall Male & Female
  • 1 Mile Kids Run: 6 & under, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12.
  • Kids K Run: Participant medals & Fitness Fun

Race Instructions

  • Age group awards will be based on chip time; awards for overall winners will be based on gun time.
  • No Refunds

    Campus Map                       Click here to register now!


Race Flyer: click here for PDF file


2015 Turkey Trot Results

One Mile Kids Run

Overall Male
5K - Johnny Gonzalez (SWTJC Cross Country
10K - Luis Vielma (SWTJC Eagle pass)

Overall Female
5K - Katelyn Roman (UHS)
10K - Julie Vanhoy (Uvalde)