Time to break out the turkey costumes and strap on your running shoes!
The Danville Public Schools Education Foundation, in partnership with the Danville Otterbots and the Danville Running & Fitness Club, is having its second Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk and Children's Fun Run on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 24th! The event will start and end at American Legion Field, the home of the Danville Otterbots.
All proceeds go toward programs, initiatives, and scholarships for DPS students and teachers.
Times: Children's Fun Run - 8:30am; 5K Run/Walk - 9:00am
Course: The entire race will be along the beautiful Dan River on the Riverwalk Trail.
Entry Fee: Children's Fun Run (12 and under) - $0 (as long as an adult is registered for the 5K Run/Walk)
5K Run/Walk - $30 to pre-register, $35 on race-day. All area students 18 and under ($10, $15 on race day)
Pre-register here: https://bit.ly/DPSTurkeyTrot2022
Packet pick-up: Available on race day beginning at 7:00am
What's included: all race registrants will receive a long sleeve performance shirt.
Trophies and medals will be awarded
5k run/walk age categories: 0-14, 15-19, every 10 years up to 69, 70 and over)
Let's burn some calories before the big meal!