The Hickory Foundation YMCA invites the public to participate in the 15th Annual OrthoCarolina Turkey Trot on Saturday, November 21, 2015. The event includes a Youth Mile Fun Run – 5k Walk/Run – 10K Run. This race is open to individuals and teams (10+ participants) and is perfect for runners and walkers of all levels; beginner to expert. Read more to find out about Corporate Cup/School Spirit Award:
Businesses (with 10 or more participants) can register as a Corporate Team to compete in the Corporate Team Challenge. Corporate Teams receive points for the number of participants on their teams and the number of people from their company volunteering for the race. The team with the most points wins the actual Corporate Cup award.
The SCHOOL SPIRIT AWARD will be announced at the beginning of the 5k race and is based on highest percentage of participants from your school. Please fill out this TurkeyTrotSchoolLetter 2015 to be entered as a team to run and compete for the school spirit award. Group registrations are due back to the Hickory YMCA from your coach by November 6th. Forms MUST be turned in together as a group by the team representative to receive the $10 race entry. Give forms and Checks (made out to Hickory Foundation YMCA) to your coach.
(Coaches – Please feel free to use this form to send home to with your students. However, a group registration form must be filled out with all the information received from your runners. Thank you for your support!)
Corporate, School, and Community Group Rate 5K Walk/10K will be $10 per group member (Minimum 10 participants required for group rates- Groups must be registered as a team with a contact person identified). Group packet pick-up will be Thursday, November 19th from 1pm – 7pm in the Frye Community Room.
The deadline for early registration will be Monday, November 2nd from 5am – 9pm. Online registration will end on November 14th. Please note that no registration forms will be accepted between Wednesday, November 18th at 10am and Saturday, November 21st at 7am. Registration is required to participate and forms may be picked up in advance at the Hickory Foundation YMCA or online registration is available here.
The 15th Annual OrthoCarolina Turkey Trot will benefit the YMCA Annual Campaign, which helps fund programs for youth, seniors, teens and families in the Catawba County area. Your race entry fee will help to continue this support in the community
For more information, contact Cindy Verrill, Branch Administrator at 828-324-2858, or [email protected]