Early Packet Pick up will be held at 6800 Trouble Creek Rd, New Port Richey, FL 34653 (on the campus of First Baptist Church New Port Richey) on 11/27 from 4 to 6 pm.


Race Day:

Starkey Park gates open at 6:30 AM and race day packet pick up will begin at 7:00 AM.  The 5k run/walk will begin at 8:00AM.

The 1 mile Kids Fun Run will follow the awards ceremony (estimated start time 9:15 AM).  You may run with your child as long as you have a race bib and volunteers will also be there to guide them.



No bicycles, roller blades, or dogs allowed on the course. Strollers are welcomed but required to start at the back. Please be courteous and obey the course marshals on where to run/walk. 





Check out Race Results Here

Race Info:

The chip timed 5K Gobbler Run/Walk will begin at 8:00 AM on Thanksgiving Morning

followed by the awards ceremony and 1 Mile Kids Fun Run.

5k participants will receive a finisher medal, gender specific technical T-shirt and parking pass.    

1st, 2nd, and 3rd place awards will be given in each standard age group.

Youth participating in the Kids Fun Run will receive a finisher medal.


5k Run/Walk: $25 SOLD OUT

1 mile Kids Fun Run: $10 SOLD OUT

FCA Families: $50 for up to 5 participants SOLD OUT

Course Map:

Run through the park, then out and back on the bike trail with a short distance to the finish using the access trail and packed shell trail that leads into the play field near pavilion A

Click here for map


Online Registration:SOLD OUT

Please register by 11/18/2013 for a guaranteed technical t-shirt

Online registration closes 11/26/2013

The race is at full capacity and we cannot accept Race Day registrations.

Entry fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.


Jay B. Starkey Park
10500 Wilderness Park Blvd 

New Port Richey, FL



1st Annual Gobbler 5k Family Run & 1 mile Kids Fun Run


First Christian Academy is hosting its 1st annual Gobbler 5k Run & Family Stroll on Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 8:00 am.  Start a tradition while joining us on Thanksgiving morning for a 5K run, walk,or stroll with your family through beautiful Starkey Park in New Port Richey, Florida.  While you’re getting a great workout, you can also feel good about helping area students.  All event proceeds from the Gobbler Run go to support First Christian Academy.



Thank you to our Sponsors

Gulf Coast Spinal

Animal Care Center

Rose Radiology

Spring Hill MRI

Image Media

New Image Dermatology


CTI Trucking

Five Star Autobody

Madi Lu Designs

Cypress Equine Services

Klean Kopy




Gobbler 5k Family Fun Run 

2013 Race Results