2020 Virtual Turkey Trot Run: Revenge of the Birds Virtual Turkey Trot 5k

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About Our Virtual Turkey Trot

For years the turkey has been a staple in people’s homes around the country.  Laughed at by runners slightly mocking them with their funny turkey hats and costumes.  The year 2020 has brought on strange events amongst the running community.  The famed turkey trots are no exception….it’s time for the turkeys to take back what is theirs….its time for the 2020 Revenge of the Bird Virtual 5k Turkey Trot.

This year we have also added the Biggest Flock award.  This award will be given to the largest Revenge of the Bird Turkey Trot Team.  Participants will be sent the Biggest Flock Patch in addition to their registered swag.  For more information regarding the biggest team please see the FAQ below.

Revenge of the Birds Turkey Trot Swag

Revenge of the Birds Turkey Trot Finisher Medal

Revenge of the Birds Turkey Trot Swag


We offer discounts to schools, corporate companies, running clubs, charities, and well really big families! Sign up your group/team and you will automatically be in the running (no pun intended) for our Biggest Flock Award.  If your team is the largest team each team member will be sent this 4″ Biggest Flock Patch in addition to their regular race packet. Send us an email to receive your team code contact@thevirtualrunchallenge.com

America's Turkey Trot Biggest Team Patch


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Frequently Asked Questions

How does the Revenge of the Birds Virtual Turkey Trot work?

The Revenge of the Birds Virtual 5k Turkey Trot is a virtual running challenge that participants can take on their own or with a friend.  The distance that participants need to complete for this running event is 5k.  Once you have completed the distance simply submit your results to earn your finisher medal.

When do I receive my swag?

Swag for the Revenge of the Birds Virtual Turkey Trot is expected to start shipping the first week of November 2020.  Participants will receive a tracking number sent to their emails upon shipment.  International participants please plan for slower than usual shipping.

Is there a designated event hashtag for this event?

There most definitely is! Use the #RevengeoftheBirdTurkeyTrot hashtag on your social media posts. Feel free to also tag us @virtualrunchallenge .

Is there an official Facebook Page or Group for the event?

Yes, we actually have an official Facebook Group as well as our Strava Club you can join.  Both, are great ways to connect with other participants as well as find motivation and support.

Where can I log my daily activity?

The best way to keep track of your activities is to find a calendar and write down what the activity mileage is each day. Fitness apps like Apple Health and wearables like Fitbit, Garmin, and Suunto watches are also a great way to track your daily mileage. Officially you can submit your activity miles via your Haku account.  Don’t forget to share with us through social media what you are doing to stay active!

What if I have further questions about the challenge before or during?

If you have more questions you can always email us at contact@thevirtualrunchallenge.com Our team will do their best to answer any questions you might have.  The typical response time is 24-48 hours.  You can also reach us via our live chat option on our website.

How do I earn the Biggest Flock Finisher Patch?

Participants that want to earn the Biggest Flock Patch simply need to create a team when registering.  Once you have created a team then just get others to join your team.  We will choose a winning team on November 20th and send out their patches to all members of that team.