Welcome to the 20th year of the Greensboro Gobbler!
Registration is now open and we encourage you to sign up soon. We are excited to continue this race in downtown Greensboro for the 4th year. Come join us at Center City Park on Thanksgiving morning!
This event includes the popular 1 mile kid-friendly fun run/walk that is open to all runners and walkers.
Additional Event Information Below
- There will be packet pick up and in-person registration on race morning starting at 6:00 AM
- 7:00 AM: 1 mile walk/run starts
- 7:30 AM: 5K starts
- There will be an awards ceremony immediately following the conclusion of the race.
- The race is located at Center City Park in Greensboro, NC. Center City Park, located in the heart of downtown Greensboro, fills the block between North Elm and North Davie Streets and is bordered on the south by West Friendly Avenue and on the north by the Renaissance Tower office building.The Park’s main entrance is at 200 N Elm St, Greensboro, NC 27401
While Greensboro has lifted Covid-19 road race restrictions, we do encourage participants to wear a mask at the start/finish line and socially distance as much as possible.
Bib Number Pickup
- Monday 11/22 from 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
- Tuesday 11/23 from 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
- Wednesday 11/24 from 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
- Omega Sports, 2431 Battleground Ave, Greensboro, NC 2740
- Race morning 11/25 starting at 6:00 AM
- Center City Park
We are very excited to not only raise money for Greensboro Urban Ministries but we are also asking for your food donations. Please bring food donations to packet pickup. We will have collection boxes waiting to be filled.
$30 through race day
$15 through race day
$30 through race day
- Custom Greensboro Gobbler Long Sleeve T-Shirt
- Unisex Sizes (Youth S – Adult XXL available)
- Available as a $5 add-on with your registration
This race will be chip timed with disposable bib-chips, We ask all athletes to wear their race number on the front and visible. All awards will be based on chip time.
- Awards will be given following the conclusion of the race.
- Awards will be presented for the following categories:
- 5k – Top 3 Overall Male/Female
- 5k – Top 3 In Each Age Group
- Age Groups: 0-9, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+
2021 Greensboro Gobbler Course
Greene Street Deck
211 S Greene St
Davie Street Parking
109 E Market St
Bellemeade Street Deck
220 N Greene St
Church Street Deck
215 N Church St
Results and Photos
Results will be updated during the race.
Your results should appear online in approximately a few minutes after you cross the finish line.
2019 Results >> 2019 Results
2018 Results >> 2018 Results
2017 Results >> 2017 Results
- Pre and Post Race
- 3k Finish Photos
- 5k Start
- On The Course Finish Hill
- 5k Finish Line (Under 30 Minute Finishers)
- 5k Finish Line (Over 30 Minute Finishers)
- Gallery 1 – Pre and Post race pictures
- Gallery 2 – 3k
- Gallery 3 – 5k on Finish Hill
- Gallery 4 – 5k Finish over 30 minutes
- Gallery 5 – 5k Finishers under 30 Minutes
Race Rules and Cancellation Policy
Sorry, but for safety reasons, we do not allow bicycles, inline skates or any means of transportation other than running, walking or wheelchairs. Running baby strollers are allowed but must have a minimum of 6″ wheels. Race Director reserves the right to reject any entry or to remove any participant from the race course without explanation.
In the event the race should be canceled for reasons beyond the control of the Race Director or Race Committee (inclement weather or unsafe weather conditions; local, state or national emergency), refunds will not be made, but race packets, including race shirts, will be available at a location to be determined.