Bret Harte Middle School Booster Club's Run Turkey Run

  • 11.28.2024 @ 08:00 AM
  • San Jose, California
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11 .28 .2024
starts at 08 :00 AM
ends at 11 :00 AM
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2023 Run Turkey Run
Make room for your Thanksgiving dinner and join us for the Bret Harte Booster Club's 2023 Run Turkey Run 5K/10K on Saturday, November 18, 2023! This fun family run starts and ends at Leland High School in scenic Almaden Valley, San Jose. Both the 5K and 10K courses are run on level terrain on the paved trails along the Alamitos Creek and the Open Space area. Scroll down for race day schedule and parking information.

Register by October 21st to get a free commemorative 2023 Run Turkey Run shirt. OFFER EXTENDED THROUGH OCTOBER 31ST!!!

  • August 30 - October 21 with free shirt
    Kids (10 & under)/Seniors (65 & older) $25
    General $30

  • October 22- October 31 with free shirt
    Kids (10 & under)/Seniors (65 & older) $30
    General $35

  • November 1 - November 17 w/o shirt
    Kids (10 & under)/Seniors (65 & older) $30
    General $35

  • Day of w/o shirt
    General $40

  • A limited supply of shirts will be available for purchase at packet pickup and race day.
    Packet Pick-up & Last Minute Registration
    We will be hosting pre-race packet pickup on Thursday, November 16 from 3:30 pm - 8:30 pm at Bret Harte Middle School in the Staff Dining Room (7050 Bret Harte Dr. San Jose, CA 95120).

    Registration will be available at both packet pickup and race morning if the race is not sold out. Registration on race morning will be $40/participant.
    Race Day Schedule and Parking - SEE YOU THERE - RAIN OR SHINE!!!
    7am-7:30am Late Registration
    7am-7:45am Packet Pick up
    8:30am 10K START
    8:40am 5K START

    Parking is available at Leland High School. Pease plan your route to Leland to avoid the Camden Ave. road closure. Use the Via Valiente entrance to the Leland parking lot as all Camden Ave. entrances will be closed due to the road closure.
    Volunteers Needed Too...
    Even if you run you can volunteer for the pre-race packet distribution and/or friends and family that might prefer to volunteer rather than run can sign up to volunteer HERE.
    Thank You to Our Sponsors!
    Booster Club is incredibly thankful for our wonderful 2023 sponsors. There are various levels of sponsorship and great opportunities to showcase your business; for more information on sponsorship opportunities click HERE.

    Thank you to the following 2023 sponsors...

    Platinum Sponsors:
    Almaden Valley Surfside Kids Dental
    Elcore Electric
    Steinhoff Orthodontics

    Gold Sponsors:
    Amato Pizzeria
    International Bazar Market
    JTM Interiors
    Therese Swan
    The Yost Team

    Silver Sponsors:
    Almaden Pediatrics
    Orange Theory Almaden

    Bronze Sponsors:
    Athletic Performance
    Camp TLC Mobile Grooming Pet Resort
    Dr. Thomas McGrath Optometrist

    Course Maps
    Sub Event Cost Distance
    5K - (10 & Under) $30.00 3.1mi Closed
    5K - General $40.00 3.1mi Closed
    5K - Seniors (65 & Older) $30.00 3.1mi Closed
    10K - (10 & Under) $30.00 6.2mi Closed
    10K - General $40.00 6.2mi Closed
    10K - Seniors (65 & Older) $30.00 6.2mi Closed
    I know that running Bret Harte Booster Club’s Run Turkey Run is a potentially hazardous activity, which could cause injury or death. I will not enter and participate unless I am medically able and properly trained, and by my signature, I certify that I am medically able to perform this event, and am in good health, and I am properly trained. I agree to abide by any decision of a race official relative to any aspect of my participation in this event, including the right of any official to deny or suspend my participation for any reason whatsoever. I attest that I have read the rules of the race and agree to abide by them. I assume all risks associated with running in this event, including but no limited to: falls, contact with other participants, the effects of the weather, including high heat and/or humidity, traffic and the conditions of the road, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and in consideration of your accepting my entry, I, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release the Bret Harte Booster Club’s Run Turkey Run and the City of San Jose, all event sponsors, their representatives and successors from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this event, even though that liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver. I grant permission to all of the foregoing to use my photographs, motion pictures, recordings or any other record of this event for any legitimate purpose. I understand that this event does not provide refunds in the event of a cancellation, and by signing this waiver, I consent that I am not entitled to a refund if the event is cancelled before or during the event. SecureFee™ Registration Cancellation Insurance is offered in most states. If purchased, your registration may be covered for one of the covered reasons stated in the policy.