The 45th annual Life Time Turkey Trot Chicago 5K & 8K concluded with sold out events

November 23, 2023

Samantha Admas, Brycen Pitre and Ernest Orozco won the 8K, Trillium Chang, Atticus Reyes and Luka Afton won the 5K and Mary Kate Callahan won the 8K Wheel

Chicago, Ill. (November 23, 2023) /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – The 45th annual Life Time Turkey Trot Chicago 5K & 8K returned to Lincoln Park, offering yet another unforgettable holiday experience to fellow Chicagoans on Thanksgiving morning. Event owner and producer, Life Time (NYSE: LTH) welcomed participants ranging in age from 2 to 95 years old who participated in the sold out 5K and 8K distances as well as the Kids Race.

Families kicked off their Turkey Day tradition trotting along the Lakefront Trail, followed by the post-race Turkey Day Tailgate with fun holiday themed activities for the whole family. This year the event partnered with the Greater Chicago Food Depository, collecting over $15,000 in monetary donations as well as non-perishable items from participants.

“Celebrating the spirit of unity and the joy of movement, the Turkey Trot Chicago exemplifies a community coming together to run, walk, and embrace the Thanksgiving spirit,” said Allison Humbert Wilkinson, Senior Marketing Manager for Life Time Athletic Events. “The Turkey Trot is not just an annual tradition; it’s a canvas where personal goals and community spirit beautifully collide.”


5K Race Winners

Category Name City Age Time
Women Samantha Adams Chicago, Ill. 25 18:15
Men Brycen Pitre n/a 24 16:22
Non-Binary Ernest Orozco Cicero, Ill. 23 20:27


8K Race Results

Category Name City Age Time
Women Trillium Chang Chicago, Ill. 28 31:00
Men Atticus Reyes Reno, Nev. 17 28:16
Non-Binary Luka Afton Chicago, Ill. 37 46:52


8K Wheel Results

Category Name City Age Time
Women Mary Kate Callahan Chicago, Ill. 28 29:48


Full results for the Life Time Turkey Trot Chicago 5K & 8K can be found here.

Follow Life Time Turkey Trot Chicago on Instagram, X, and on Facebook. For more information, visit: https://www.turkeytrotchicago.com/.

The Life Time Chicago Turkey Trot Chicago 5K & 8K Plymouth Rock Ramble Kids Race are among more than 30 premier athletic events owned and produced by Life Time, including Miami Marathon, UNBOUND Gravel and the Leadville Race Series and more.

About Life Time®, Inc.

Life Time (NYSE: LTH) empowers people to live healthy, happy lives through its portfolio of nearly 160 athletic country clubs across the United States and Canada. The company’s healthy way of life communities and ecosystems address all aspects of healthy living, healthy aging, and healthy entertainment for people 90 days to 90+ years old. Supported by a team of more than 30,000 dedicated professionals, Life Time is committed to providing the best programs and experiences through its clubs, iconic athletic events, and comprehensive digital platform.


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