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Twin Rivers Turkey Trot

Date & Time Thursday, November 22, 2012 @ 8:00 AM
Location Taberna Country Club
New Bern, NC
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More Info Tara Moore
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Details The popular Twin Rivers YMCA Turkey Trot 5K is back for a 5th year and includes a Kids' Dash for ages 12 & under, so the whole family can participate!

Registration is available online (no mail-ins) for $25 (by Nov. 5), or $30 thereafter. Online registration will close on Monday, Nov. 19. Registration/packet pickup will also be held at the YMCA on Tuesday, Nov 20, or on-site on race morning (Taberna Country Club).

Awards will be given to the top 3 male & female finishers and top 3 in each age group: 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. All participants in the kids' dash will receive a prize. There will also be prizes given to the best and most creatively-decorated stroller, best Thanksgiving costume and participant who traveled the furthest.

The 5K course will go through the Taberna neighborhood, with the start and finish located near the entrance to the country club.

Everyone can participate! Bring your strollers, dogs, parents, grandparents, aunts & uncles. You can participate as a runner, walker, or wheelchair participant.

All proceeds of the event go to the Twin Rivers YMCA Annual Scholarship Support Program.

The event will be chip timed by Run the East, LLC. All runners need to wear their timing chip in order to be officially timed.

Dog Jog-
A Dog's Dream is proud to sponsor the Twin River's YMCA's Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk/Dog Jog! All leashed pets are welcome to join in the fun. Doggie water stops will be provided and awards will be given to the top 3 "Top Dog" finishers. Bring your 4 legged friends and join us for a run or non-competitive walk.

Kids Dash-
This year's kid's dash will be IMMEDIATELY following the 5k. All children 12 and under are invited to participate in the 40-yard-dash.