Half Marathon

The Thankful 13 is Utah’s only Thanksgiving day half marathon. Run on 8 miles of the Jordan River Parkway Trail with beautiful views of the Jordan river, ponds and wildlife. All while supporting Community Action Services and Food Bank.

Date: November 26, 2015
Start Time: 8:00 a.m.
Course: Starting line is at the Mountainland Applied Technology Center (MATC). This is a looped course.

All Participants will receive:

  • High end gender specific running shirt
  • Sponsor SWAG
  • Finisher Medal

Use this interactive map to zoom in and see the course.

Distance (miles)


Traverse Mountain Shopping Outlets

3700 Cabela’s Blvd

Lehi, UT 84043

Date and Time

November 25, 2015
10 a.m. to 7 p.m.


All participants need to come pick up their packet, bib number, shirt, and other goodies the day before the race. You must have a photo ID to pick up your packet. You may pick up someone else’s packet if you have a copy of their photo ID and a note signed by them.

Race start

Start time is 8:00 AM at the Mountainland Applied Technology Center (MATC).

Aid stations

Mile 1.3 – Water, Powerade, First Aid, Restroom
Mile 2.6 – Water, Powerade, First Aid, Restroom
Mile 5.4 – Water, Powerade, First Aid, GU Energy Gel, Restroom
Mile 8.7 – Water, Powerade, First Aid, GU Energy Gel, Restroom
Mile 9.5 – Water, Powerade, First Aid, Restroom
Mile 11.8 – Water, Powerade, First Aid, Restroom

Finish line

This course is looped so the finish line is also at the Mountainland Applied Technology Center (MATC).

After finishing you are welcome into the runners corral where you will receive food like Hot Chocolate, Cider, Pumpkin Pie, Rolls and other yummy food! Food is only available for Half Marathon participants. Enjoy!

Awards are given to the top 3 Men and Women overall.


Awards, Products and Prize money will be given to the top 3 Male and Female finishers in the Half Marathon.
Prize money is as follows:
1st: Turkey & Plaque
2nd: Smaller Turkey & Plaque
3rd: Pumpkin Pie & Plaque

Trilogy Award

Trilogy awards will be handed out at the Runtastic Awards Tent after the race. If you ran your third Runtastic race and earned your trilogy medal at the Thankful13 come to the Awards tent after the race. Don’t worry about bringing verification. All we need is your name and our staff will do the rest to look up previous finishes and award you with the coveted and well earned Trilogy Medal. More Info

The following prices are for the Half Marathon.

  • $53 June 1st through September 1st
  • $58 September 1st through October 1st
  • $63 October 1st through November 1st
  • $68 November 1st through November 24th
  • $70 October 25th (Expo Registration Only)
  • No Day Of Registrations

Friends & Family Discount
You will receive an automatic 15% off when you register 4 or more people at the same time

Facebook Discount
During registration make sure to use the facebook share option for $5 off registration

Refunds: Due to extensive logistical planning and committments made in the race production process we have a strict no refund policy. We do however have options to transfer your entry to another runner, transfer to another Runtastic Race or defer your entry to next years race. The Transfer Fee is $8.

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