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The Hickory Foundation YMCA holds many events each year such as this race. Proceeds from many of these events benefit our Annual Campaign, which helps fund programs for youth, seniors, teens and families in the Catawba Valley. Your race entry fee will help to continue this support in our community.

YMCA Turkey Trot

18th Annual Turkey Trot Race | Saturday, November 17th
Tags: Race, 5k, 10k, Turkey Trot, YMCA Races, November, Turkey, Thanksgiving, OrthoCarolina

Ages: The YMCA of Catawba Valley's Annual Turkey Trot is for all ages. New 5 year age divisions!

Registration Dates: Registration is from August 1 - October 28. Late registration is from October 29 - November 13. Race day registration is from 7am - 8am. To guarantee a t-shirt by race day you must be registered by the 28th.

Race Day: The race day is Saturday, November 17th. Packet pickup is on Friday, November 16th from 3pm - 6pm. Youth Obstacle Course begins at 8:30am. The 10k walk/run begins at 9:00am and the 5k begins at 9:05am. The award ceremony, including trophies & turkeys will be held after the race at 11:00am at the Teen Center for the top male & female in both the 5k and 10k.

Where: The Youth Obstacle Course will be held at the Hickory Foundation YMCA outdoor track. Maps will be provided for the 5K/10K Run/ Walk. The Awards Ceremony will be held at the C.O. Miller Teen Center on the campus of the Hickory Foundation YMCA.

Registration Fees: The Youth Obstacle Course is Free. For the 5k /10k, online registration is $20, paper registration is $25, and late registration is $35.

Use the tool-bar below to view, print or download your 18th Annual Turkey Trot Individual Registration Form
Use the tool-bar below to view, print or download your 18th Annual Turkey Trot Group Registration Form

Hickory Branch

Naomi Mitchell
Wellness Director
[email protected]
828-578-6997
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