COCC’s Turkey Trot Moved To Nov. 26th

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The annual Turkey Trot has moved to Nov. 26. Learn more here.

Central Oregon Community College (COCC) is holding its 23nd annual Turkey Trot, a 5K fundraising run/walk, at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 26, at the Bend campus’s track.*Date Changed to Nov. 26 Due to Icy Conditions*

Free to students, the Turkey Trot event is $15 for preregistration entrants and includes a T-shirt, prizes and snacks. Day-of-race registration is $20 and will take place in the Mazama Gym at 9:30 a.m. Register at

This year’s event introduces the free “Toddler Trot,” which starts at 10 a.m. and involves two race categories: for ages 3 years and younger and 5 years and younger (no online registration). The Toddler Trot crosses the full length of the athletic field.

All proceeds benefit the COCC Foundation which provides scholarship assistance to students and fiscal support for college programs.

For information, contact Josh Motenko, COCC’s assistant director of sports and intramurals, at or 541-383-7794. In advance of college events, persons needing accommodation or transportation because of a physical or mobility disability should contact Caitlyn Gardner at 541-383-7237. For accommodation because of other disability, such as hearing impairment, contact disability services at 541-383-7583.