YMCA Turkey Trot

A QC Family Tradition Since 1986

Presented by McCarthy-Bush


A cap of 3000 has been established.
T-shirt size not guaranteed after 10/31

Thanksgiving Day - Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

Schedule of Events/Packet Pick Up

7:00 AM - 7:00 PM: Packet Pick-up & Late Registration (Wednesday, November 23rd)
6:30 - 8 AM: Packet Pick-up & Late Registration (Thursday, November 24th)
8:30 AM: 1 Mile Family Fun Run
9:00 AM: NEW 5K Run/Walk (FREE Child Watch)
9:00 AM: 5 Mile Run/Walk (FREE Child Watch)

The Finish

  • The race finishes on West 2nd Street, Downtown Davenport - in front of the Davenport Family YMCA
  • Free refreshments are available in the heated tent in the Davenport YMCA parking lot

Race Results:
All race results will be posted at

Packet Pick-Up Information

Race Packets may be picked up on:

Wednesday, November 22, from 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday, November 23, (Race day) from 6:30 - 8:00 AM

Davenport Family YMCA
606 W 2nd Street
Davenport, Iowa

Please understand that no packets may be picked up after 8:00 AM on Thursday morning.

All preregistered participants
will receive a long sleeve race t-shirt with 

Course Information

  • The race starts/finishes on West 2nd Street, Downtown Davenport - in front of the Davenport Family YMCA
  • 1 Mile - fast and flat.
  • NEW 5K Certified Course - 2nd Street, left on Main Street (hill), turn after Locust, head back down Main Street (downhill), right on 2nd street...FINISH.
  • 5-Mile Certified Course - 2nd Street, left on Main Street (hill), right on Lombard Street, left on Brady Street, left on Central Park, enter flat Vander Veer Park, left on Central Park, left on Harrison Street, left on Lombard Street, right on Main Street (downhill), right on 2nd Street…FINISH.
  • Water is available all both courses
  • Professional Race Timing and Scoring, provided by the End Result Company:


   Post Race Party

Please join us at the Post Race Party for Food and Fun - located outside (in the parking lot) of the Davenport Family YMCA


Parking is available at: Modern Woodman Park, 209 S Gaines Street, Davenport, Iowa


1 Mile Family Fun Run:
Prize for fastest girl & boy.
Ribbons to all child participants.

5-Mile Certified Run/Walk:
Prize for overall male and female winner.

Overall winners
are not eligible for age-group awards.

Age Group Awards
for the first (3) places in male & female age groups.


For all event-related questions, please visit

Missy Huff - Bettendorf YMCA Branch Director & Turkey Trot Race Director
email: | Ph: 563.359.9622


    No one is turned away due to their ability to pay!

At the Y, it's our mission to build healthy spirit, mind and body for all!
To ensure we are serving everyone in our community,
we offer scholarship and financial assistance to those who qualify.
Our Partner with Youth & Kids to Camp annual campaign
makes membership affordable and available to everyone