18th Annual Turkey Trot - Portage Township YMCA

Other, 1 Mile, 1K

Event Date

Thu, Nov 22, 2018


Portage, IN


Activity Today Later

4 Mile Competitive Run

$30 $30 Closed

5K Fun Run and Walk

$30 $30 Closed

1K Kids Fun Run (Free - No Shirt Included)

$0 $0 Closed

About This Activity

Turkey Trot is an exciting and competitive 4 mile, professionally-timed race offered on Thanksgiving morning. This is fun for the WHOLE family with a 1K Kids Fun Run offered before the competitive race begins. Also, a non-competitive 5k walk/run will be held that morning. Keep coming back to our page for updates as we're getting all the details together!
6:30am - Race Day Registration/Check-In
7:30am - Kids 1k Fun Run (ages 7 and under - no shirt included)
8:00am - 4 Mile Competitive Race Starts followed by 5k Walk/Run Participants* (ages 8+)
9:15am - Race Awards by Age Category for the Competitive 4 Mile Race
*Free child watch is available during the race. Turkey Trot shirt is included in 4 mile & 5K race fee only. Shirts are guaranteed for paid registrants thru 11/5/2018. Additional shirts will be available for purchase until 11/5/2018.
Training Groups - Two Groups, One Goal! (Add on during race registration process)
The Turkey Trot Training Group is an 8 week, outdoor, couch-to-course training program designed to get participants ready for our 18th Annual Turkey Trot 4 Mile Competitive Race. Adult Group Participants will also be added to a Closed Group Facebook page which is to serve as a extended support system in between training sessions. Race Registration is required for all training group participants. Y Membership not required. Families welcome! Registration open for ages 8 & up! 
Adult Group (ages 16+) - Led by Nikki Huber 
Family Group (ages 8+) - Led by Amber Zimmer
Both training Groups will meet at the Y Saturdays @ 8 am September 29th - November 17th.  Each group will run independently from each other. Must register by October 5th. 

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