Turkey Trot 2014

5K, 10K

Event Date

Thu, Nov 27, 2014


Marquette, MI

About This Activity

The Marquette Turkey Trot is a fundraising event for the MSHS Orchestra and Business Club.  Students from the business club design the t-shirt and handle online registration.  The business club donates their proceeds from t-shirt sales to the orchestra and people in need.  This year the business club is donating to Lily Bengry from Negaunee, MI.  Lily is a 16 year old girl who suffered from a stroke before the start of school this year.  She is currently at Sacred Heart in Milwaukee and doing her rehabilitation. Lily is expected to be home toward the end of October but her family has had to endure many hotel/travel/medical expenses.  We hope to raise enough funds to help out.

Course Information:

The course starts at the MSHS Canopy Entrance and heads down the paved bike path towards Tourist Park which is the 5k turn-around. The 10k course continues along the path towards the ore dock before Presque Isle. The course is an out and back.MSHS student designed the logo for this year's t-shirt which will be a North Face moisture wicking t-shirt. Dogs are welcome and will be rewarded for the fastest 5k and 10k finisher.Race-day registration is 8-8:40 am, EST.

Event details and schedule

Race Day Registration begins at 8am at the MSHS Canopy Entrance. Race begins at 9amOnline registration closes on Monday, November 24 at 11:59pm.

Registration 8-8:40 am, EST: Start at 9 am, EST

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