2024 Kit Carson 5K Turkey Tango, SOLO-Half, Half-Marathon & Marathon Relay

3333 Bear Valley Parkway
Escondido, CA 92025

Running > 5k, Marathon, Relay, Half Marathon

Event Description

WHAT: 2024 Kit Carson Turkey Tango 5K, SOLO-Half, Half-Marathon relay & Marathon relay

WHERE: Kit Carson Park - Escondido CA

WHEN: Sunday November 17th - 8:30am

Race day check-in (6:30am - 8:15am)



  • The most fun event you will ever do!
  • Multiple Marathon team divisions to compete in: Open, Club, School, Corporate, Recreational, and Masters
  • Marathon and Half-Marathon Team of 5 Relay (5 teammates - less than 5 allowed. Minimum of 3. See Q&A for details)
  • Marathon and Half-Marathon Team of 2 Relay (2 Teammates only)
  • 5K Run (adult and youth age-groups)
  • Chip-timed live online results, live onsite screen for laps and times for all relay teams and 5k participants
  • Scenic 2.62 mile trail/pavement style course, mostly flat with gentle rolling hills
  • The course consists of approximately 40% wide smooth trail - 60% paved blacktop and sidewalk
  • Awards for all events, Tech-T shirts, finisher medals and finsher certificates (online and printable)
  • Team picnics welcome and dog friendly (keep on leash at all times!)
  • Youth activities provided by award-winning teacher "Miss Mary Lou" (See Q&A for details)!
  • Save on registration processing fees as only Team Captains need to register on Active.com!



Please note: For all relay teams - only the team captain needs to signup and pay the team fee on the registration site


Entry fees:

Marathon relay (Team of 5)* - Early bird $160.00 Until 07/01

Half-Marathon relay (Team of 5 and Recreational division only)* - Early bird - $135.00 Until 07/01


(*Note: Team of 5 Marathon/Half-Marathon Teams (5 teammates is the norm, however a minimum of down to 3 are allowed. The entry price is the same regardless of the number of teammembers). See the Q & A page  for more information.


Marathon relay (2 runners per team): Early bird $90.00 Until 07/01

Half-Marathon relay (2 runners per team): Early bird $70.00 Until 07/01

Solo Half-Marathon - $55.00 Until 07/01

Turkey Tango 5K - Early Bird $35.00 Until 07/01




Check in procedure for Teams:

  • All teammates must be present with the team captain when checking in race day!
  • All teammates must sign a waiver. Save time and click HERE  to print a waiver for each teammate and bring the waivers with you to the check in.
  • Your team will not receive their bibs and baton until all waivers are turned in at check in on race day!


*For more information on the team rules and other event questions please see the Q & A page.


Team of 5 - Divisions and Awards (Marathon)*

*Open (Male/Female/Coed)

*Club (Male/Female/Coed)

*Recreational (Male/Female/Coed)



***Recreational (Male/Female/Coed - the only Half-Marathon team of 5)*

NOTE: Open division is generally the more competitive division

Team of 2 - Divisions and Awards
(Marathon & Half-Marathon)
Male / Female / Coed

*Awards for the relays are for 1st place in each division Half and Full Marathon (***Half-Marathon Recreation divisions Team of 5 is top 3)

5K Age-Groups and Awards:

  • Top 3 Overall (M/F)
  • 1st place in each age-group - which are: 1-10, 11-14, 15-18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+ (M/F)



Event site and parking (additional parking can be found all along CASTANEDA RD inside Kit Carson Park)

Directions while heading up I-15 N
Exit right (east) on VIA RANCHO PKWY to
to the event site

Directions while heading down I-15 S
Exit right (east) on VIA RANCHO PKWY to
to the event site



Kit Carson Park


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