2012 Hot to Trot

Thursday, November 22nd - Thanksgiving Day
on Parkside Drive in Turkey Creek! 

View Race Results here!

Race Day Instructions and Info - click here!

Sign Up Online Here!- 5K & 10K SOLD OUT! Registration for 5k/10k will be open temporarily at 4pm EST on 11/21 for a limited time only. ONLINE REGISTRATIONS FOR LIMITED REGISTRATION TIME ACCEPTED ONLY NO EXCEPTIONS. Packet pickup will only be available TOMORROW MORNING ONLY for those registering during the limited hours today - NO EXCEPTIONS. SHIRTS MAY or MAY NOT be immediately available but we will reorder if you are unable to pick up a shirt race morning. We STRONGLY recommend you arrive on premises by 6:00 am to pick up your packets!

Printed Registration form Here - Postmark Date expired but you can still print and bring this form with you to register for the Fun Run ONLY!


Schedule of Events

    7:30 am – 5K & 10K
    9:00 am – Fun Run
  10:00 am – Awards & Door Prizes

Can Food Drive

Bring a non-perishable or canned food item to donate for Sister Martha's Food Pantry and be entered to win a pair of New Balance Shoes!


Race proceeds benefits A Hand Up for Women.


New Balance Long Sleeved Technical T-shirt, gender specific sizing. Guaranteed for the first 2000 registered 5k, 10k, and Fun Run runners. Late registrants receive shirts as supplies last.

5K/10K Registration

Early registration is $20 through Sun, Nov 4. Late registration is $25 through Sun Nov 18. Race week registration is $30 during packet pickup.

Fun Run/Walk Registration - One Mile, Un-Timed Fun Run!

Early registration is $15 through Sun, Nov 18. Race week registration is $20 during packet pickup.

Packet Pickup & Registration Tues, Nov 20 thru Wed, Nov 21

10:00 am - 7:00 pm: Fleet Feet Sports Knoxville, 11619 Parkside Dr, Knoxville, TN 37934 (865) 675-3338

Packet Pickup Thurs, Nov 22 - Race Morning!

6:00 am - 7:00 am: Fleet Feet Sports tent at race start. There will be NO registration on race morning.

Volunteer Opportunties

Hot to Trot would not be possible without the help of our dedicated volunteers. To join the force, send us an email with your availability!

Sunday, Nov. 11 - Packet stuffing: 5:30 - 8:00pm > 6-10 people (Dinner provided) *Same day as Buddy's Race Against Cancer

Monday, Nov. 12 - Packet stuffing: 5:30 - 8:00pm > 6-10 people (Dinner provided)

Tuesday, Nov. 20 - Packet Pick-Up/Registration: 10a-noon, Noon-2p, 4-6p, 5-7p > 2 people per time slot

Wednesday, Nov. 21 - Packet Pick-Up/Registration: 10a-noon, Noon-2p, 4-6p, 5-7p > 2 people per time slot

Thursday, Nov. 22 (Race Day) - 5k/10k Begins at 7:30am; Fun Run begins at 9:00am

5:00-7:00a > Pre-Race activities: parking assistants, packet pick-up, food drive > approx 40 volunteers (Racers can work this time slot!)

6:30-9:00a > Food prep, course monitors, Fun Run registration > approx 50 volunteers

8:00-10:00a> Clean-up, Tear down > approx 10-15 volunteers (The more the merrier...and the quicker we eat turkey!)

Thank you in advance for your help!


Awards handmade pottery by local artist Stony Clay Station in Lenoir City.  Awards given to Overall Finishers for Male/Female and 3-deep in each age group for both the 5K & 10K race. Finisher ribbons for the Fun Run. Awards must be picked up on raceday morning or at Fleet Feet Sports the day following the race.

Overall Awards

1st Male, 1st Female, 1st Master Male, & 1st Master Female, 1st Grand Master Male, & 1st Grand Master Female. (not eligible for age group awards)

Age Group Awards

1st, 2nd & 3rd Male and Female in the following age groups: 1-10, 11-14, 15-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-79, 80+.


The 5K course starts on Parkside Drive in front of Fleet Feet Sports and runs through Turkey Creek area then loops back. The 10K course is a 2 loop course. USATF Certified- TN11089MS - 10k TN11088MS - 5k.  Click here to view race course map.

Post Race

Refreshments provided post race and drawings for door prizes for all race entrants.

Presented By

Fleet Feet Sports


TennovaNew Balance