Turkey Trot at the Y



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.

Registration fees are as follows: Youth Mile Fun Run registration fee will be $10 for YMCA members, and $15 for community participants. Registration for 5K/10K will be $25 for YMCA members, and $30 for community participants. Registration will be $40 the day of the race. 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]

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The YMCA of Catawba Valley

Hello Evan! Thank you for your interest in the Turkey Trot race. The times and schedule is as follows:

8:30 a.m. Youth 1-Mile Fun Run
9:00 a.m. Parent Trot Out (Free childwatch for runners – children aged 3 -8 years that are potty-trained) Hosted by Solmaz Institute for Obesity
9:15 a.m. 5K Walk/Run & 10K Run
11:00 a.m. Award Ceremony Held at the C.O. Miller Teen Center

If you’d like to register online, you can visit the following link: http://www.ymcacv.org/account-request.php


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