Turkey Trot logo with a running turkey wearing a maroon Uvalde Strong tank top with 21 handprints around it.

Join our 38th Annual SWTJC Turkey Trot Event

Come Here Go There - our turkeys get to go EVERYWHERE!

Saturday, November 19, 2022

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General Information

The 38th Annual Southwest Texas Junior College Turkey Trot will be held on Saturday, November 19, 2022, 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).

Flat fast course! T-shirts for all participants. Walkers Welcome! Race Day Registration.

Event: Start Time:
5K/10K Run/Walk 8:30 a.m.
1 Mile Run/Walk 9:30 a.m.
Kids Fun Run 10:00 a.m.
Awards 10:30 a.m.
Location: SWTJC Uvalde Campus Phone: (830) 591-7241
Address: 2401 Garner Field Road
Uvalde, TX 78801
Contact: Race Director
Landra Fowler

Entry Fee: Before 11/05/2022

5K/10K Run/Walk: $25
1 Mile Run: $20
Kids Fun Run: $15

Late Fee: After 11/05/2022

5K Run/Walk: $35
1 Mile Run: $25
Kids Fun Run: $20

Sponsored by the SWTJC Faculty Association

Course Info/Description

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

Schedule of Events

8:30 a.m. - 5K/10K Run/Walk
9:30 a.m. - 1 Mile Run/Walk
10:00 a.m. - Kids Fun Run
10:30 a.m. - Awards

Entry Fees

5K/10K Run/Walk Pre-Registration - $25 | Late Registration after 11/05/2022 $35
1 Mile Run Pre-Registration - $20 | Late Registration after 11/05/2022 $25
Kids K Run Pre-Registration - $15 | Late Registration after 11/05/2022 $20

Closing Date for Online Registration: Wednesday, November 5, 2022

T-shirts: Shirt sizes guaranteed to pre-registered participants who register before November 5, 2022


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). The destination will be on your left.

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To volunteer please contact Landra Fowler at or (830) 591-7241. Please include your 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 into the behind-the-scenes mechanics of a road race. This information can be a valuable tool for your next race.

Race Instructions

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

2021 Turkey Trot Photo Gallery

Turkey Trot Photo Gallery