Welcome to the 21st annual Greensboro Gobbler!

Registration is now open and we encourage you to sign up soon. We are excited to continue this race in downtown Greensboro.

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.

Race Morning

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Additional Event Information Below

Race Morning

  • There will be packet pick up and in-person registration on race morning starting at 6:30 AM
  • 7:30 AM: 1 mile walk/run starts
  • 8:00 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

Bib Number Pickup

  • Tuesday 11/22 from 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday 11/23 from 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
    • Omega Sports, 2431 Battleground Ave, Greensboro, NC 2740
  • Race morning 11/24 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.

 

Registration Pricing

5K
$30 – through 11/21
$35 – 11/22 through race day

1 mile
$15 – through 11/21
$20 – 11/22 through race day

 

T-Shirts

  • Custom Greensboro Gobbler long sleeve shirts will be included in registration for 5K participants! The shirt guarantee deadline is 10/21/2022 (participants registered before the deadline will be guaranteed a shirt).
  • 1 mile participants will have the option to buy a shirt for an additional fee during registration until 10/21/2022
  • Shirts will be unisex, with youth sizes S-L and adult sizes S-XXL

We will have a limited stock of shirts to sell on-site at packet pick up and on race morning. Shirts will be available for $10 each until they sell out. 

Timing/Awards

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 presented for the following categories:
    • 5k – Top 3 overall male and female
    • 5k – Top male and femal in the following age groups:
      • Age Groups: 18 and under, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

Awards will be given out following the conclusion of the race. 

2022 Greensboro Gobbler Course

Parking

Greene Street Deck
Parking Garage
211 S Greene St
(336) 373-2113

Davie Street Parking
Parking Garage
109 E Market St
(336) 373-2136

Bellemeade Street Deck
Parking Garage
220 N Greene St

Church Street Deck
Parking Garage
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.

2021 Results >> 2021 Results

2019 Results >> 2019 Results

2018 Results >> 2018 Results

2017 Results >> 2017 Results

Race Photos

2019 Pictures

2018 Pictures

2017 Pictures

2016 Pictures

2015 Pictures

2014 Pictures

2013 Pictures

2012 Pictures

2011 Pictures

 

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.