4th Annual North Wales Turkey Trot 8k & 5k & Gobble-Gobble 1/2 Mile Kid's Fun Run & 2 Mile Walk

8K, 5K, Other

Event Date

Thu, Nov 22, 2018

Address

North Wales, PA

Pricing

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North Wales Turkey Trot 8k!

$35 $40 Register

North Wales Turkey Trot 5k!

$35 $40 Register

Gobble-Gobble Kid's 1/2 Mile Fun Run!

$13 $15 Register

North Wales Turkey Trot 2 Mile Walk

$13 $15 Register

About This Activity

The 4th Annual North Wales Turkey Trot 8k & 5k & Gobble-Gobble 1/2 Mile Kid's Fun Run & 2 Mile Walk will be on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 22, 2018

We are expecting over 2500 runners this year...and one VERY special guest appearance to start the event:-) 

With the careful planning and cooperation from Montgomery Township, Warrington Township, Penndot and Scoogie Events, we will be CLOSING DOWN THE US 202 PARKWAY on Thanksgiving Day from 8-10am!

Each of the 8k, 5k & Kid's 1/2 mile runs will take place on the closed US 202 Parkway!! 

Scoogie Events, Montgomery Township, Warrington Township and The Joseph Ambler Inn are holding nothing back and pulling out all of the stops to make sure that this first ever event of it's kind will truly be one for the memory books. 

REGISTRATION FEES:

$35 by July 31st
$13 for Gobble-Gobble 1/2 Mile Kid's Fun Run
$13 for 2 mile Walk

$40 by August 31st 
$15 for Gobble-Gobble 1/2 Mile Kid's Fun Run
$15 for 2 mile Walk

$45 by September 30th
$17 for Gobble-Gobble 1/2 Mile Kid's Fun Run
$17 for 2 mile Walk

*Note: We anticipate selling this event out at 2500 runners by mid October!

$50 by October 31st
$20 for Gobble-Gobble 1/2 Mile Kid's Fun Run
$20 for 2 mile Walk

$55 by November 21st
$22 for Gobble-Gobble 1/2 Mile Kid's Fun Run
$22 for 2 mile Walk

$60 on race day (November 22nd**(IF SPACE IS AVAILABLE)**
$24 for Gobble-Gobble 1/2 Mile Kid's Fun Run
$24 for 2 mile Walk

Some of the unique amenities you get when you register:

~:-)~  SPECIAL EDITION NWTT PULLOVER!  EVERYONE who registers for either the 8k or the 5k early is GUARANTEED A SPECIAL EDITION NWTT PULLOVER! ~IF THE SYSTEM ALLOWS YOU TO CHOOSE YOUR SIZE PULLOVER WHEN REGISTERING, YOU ARE GUARANTEED ONE!!
**NOTE: WE ANTICIPATE INVENTORY BEING DEPLETED BY MID-OCTOBER (IF NOT EARLIER)...PLEASE REGISTER EARLY IN ORDER TO RECEIVE ONE OF THESE VERY SPECIAL PULLOVER'S.

~:-)~ EVERYONE that crosses the finish line gets a custom three inch finisher's medal!!!!

~:-)~  FREE CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST compliments of the Joseph Ambler Inn!!!! And FREE MIMOSAS **OVER 21 AGE OF COURSE** 

~:-)~  RUN IN A HOLIDAY COSTUME!!  ~AWARDS for various costume categories...(but you are not obligated to dress up)

~:-)~  INSTANT RESULTS: This event will be CHIP TIMED with the chips embedded in the special edition NWTT race bibs and there will be timing mats at the start, therefor your time starts once you cross the start line. So no need to panic to get to the front:-)
You will get your results EMAILED &/OR TEXTED to you when yo cross the finish line!!!!

JUST THE FACTS:

8:00 START TIME: The 8k run will begin PROMPTLY at 8:00 followed by the 5k run at 8:03 followed by the kid's run at 8:07 and then finally the walkers will start at 8:10.

RUN ON THE US 202 PARKWAY!!! All three runs and the walk will be completely on the US 202 Parkway! (yes it's COMPLETELY CLOSED TO VEHICLE TRAFFIC!!) This is VERY RARE OPPORTUNITY to run actually ON the parkway with all of your closest friends and NO CARS!  It's THE PERFECT route for an 8k & 5k...it's beautiful, rolling and there are NO CARS!!!

*Strollers are welcome...but we ask that they start towards the rear of the start.

And...we will have plenty of folks cheering you on the whole way as well as one water stop for the 5k runners and two for the 8k runners.

WHY ARE WE ORGANIZING THIS EVENT: Why are we holding this event? Because we want to bring folks together in a meaningful way, get friends and families OUTSIDE to enjoy our beautiful area that we live in and most importantly, to raise funds for the Wissahickon Watershed Association & Ainsley's Angels!!!

Again, Scoogie Events, Montgomery Township, Warrington Township and The Joseph Ambler Inn are holding nothing back and pulling out all of the stops to make sure that this first ever event of it's kind will truly be one for the memory books.

Having the beautiful & famous Joseph Ambler Inn, Montgomery Township and the new US 202 Parkway play host to this event is a dream come true. This is a THE perfect location to host an event like this and the US 202 Parkway is THE perfect run course. The combination of these factors and the fact that Scoogie Events is bringing this race to you and will see to it that all runners needs and desires are met, means that this race is surly not to be missed.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO RECEIVE WHEN YOU REGISTER FOR THE AWESOME EVENT:

The famous Joseph Ambler Inn will serve ALL runners a FREE CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST!!!!

AND....(drum roll.......) Mimosas for ALL the runners (of age)...mock mimosas for underage.

The Joseph Ambler Inn will also provide $20 gift cards for each 8k & 5k runner!!!

That's just a start....Just wait till you see what else we have in store for everyone!

AWARDS: "You ask for it.....we deliver": From now on, ALL Scoogie events age group awards will be in FIVE YEAR age increments!! Awesome awards for age groups in both the 8k & 5k runs! Awards given for 8K & 5k only, Kids Run is for FUN! Overall winner (male and female), plus top three males and females in each age category: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59 60-64, 65-69, 70 & over. No mailing of awards or shirts. 

**A RUNNER EMAIL WAS SENT OUT TO ALL REGISTERED RUNNERS ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16TH AS WELL AS MONDAY, NOVEMBER 19th OUTLINING THE DETAILS OF THE RACE AND EVERYTHING THAT YOU WILL NEED TO KNOW ABOUT RACE DAY** 

Packet Pick up will be at The Joseph Ambler Inn the on Wednesday, November 21st. The time for PPU will most likely be from 4-7 but this will be confirmed closer to the event.

Runners may pick up their packets on race morning starting at 6:30, but it is advised that they pick them up at packet pick up the day before to avoid lines on race day.

PARKING ON RACE DAY: PARKING ON RACE DAY WILL BE AT THE ABINGTON HEALTH/KIDDIE ACADEMY LOT AT 1020 HORSHAM RD (but this lot will fill by 6:30). THEN PARKING WILL CONTINUE IN THE COST CO PARKING LOT. ***IT IS VERY VERY IMPORTANT THAT YOU ONLY CROSS OVER 202 AT THE TRAFFIC LIGHT AT COST CO DRIVE AND 202 WHEN THE WALK SIGN ALLOWS YOU TO DO SO. ***DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS OVER 202 ANYWHERE ELSE!!!**

If you have any questions, please feel free to email to good folks at Scoogie Events and they will respond promptly.

SEE YOU ON NOVEMBER 22nd! :-):-):-)

Without the generous donations & help provided by our AWESOME SPONSORS, we could never do what we do!

Thank you to each of our sponsor below!

Please take the time to visit their website and their place of business...They are all GREAT!! 

The Joseph Ambler Inn

North Wales Running Company
North Wales Water Authority
All Places Travel: Springhouse 
Honest Tea
Fuller Chiropractic: Springhouse

The McCall Connelly Group of Raymond James

Lansdale Auto Group

Montgomery Podiatry Associates

CARR & DUFF, INC

Nolan Painting

Clif Bar

Blue Bell/Spring House Physical Therapy

Tony Roni Pizza

Carlton Pools

Terri Swain Realtor at Keller Williams

HERRS

Renewal By Andersen

NEW BRITAIN WOODS by Toll Brothers

Nolan Painting

Tony Roni Pizza

Fitzgerald Chiropractic
Ground Luminosity

Our Partner Beneficiaries are: The Wissahickon Watershed Association & Ainsley's Angels

Note: If you are registered for this race and you registered in time to choose a t shirt/1/4 zip size BUT you are unable to run for whatever reason, you will NEED TO CONTACT us BEFORE RACE DAY and let us know if you'd like us to hold on to your reserved giveaway (t shirt or 1/4 zip) for you to pick up at a future Scoogie Event. If you do not do this, we cannot hold you shirt and it will be given to someone that registered after the deadline. We cannot mail shirts.

NOTE: We do not issue any refunds, transfers or credits for any reason. We have the right to revise or cancel the race due to emergency or weather issue....(but we really hope this doesn't happen:-)

Scoogie Events contact: scoogie@scoogie.com or call:215.439.1684

Happy Running :-)

--The Crew at Scoogie Events :-)

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