Registration opens for 12th Annual Turkey Trot
Posted: Friday, October 21, 2016
Pathfinder Kids Kampus will host the 12th Annual Turkey Trot 5K run/walk and one-mile Turkey Trail on Thanksgiving morning, November 24. The event sponsored by Host Sponsor, McDonald’s of Huntington will start at 8 a.m.
Online registration is available at www.kidskampus.org. The first 1,000 who register will receive a long sleeve technical shirt. The event will be chip timed again by e-Runner Timing and Results. There will be an optional early packet pick up for those pre-registered for the 2016 Turkey Trot from 3 to 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, November 25 at Pathfinder Kids Kampus, 435 Campus Street. This will allow for runners/walkers to pick up shirts, race numbers and chips prior to race day, if they choose.
Last year, 1,017 people participated in the Turkey Trot and raised more than $23,000 in support of the programs and services offered to the children and families served by Pathfinder Kids Kampus. The 2016 event begins with registration from 7 to 7:45 a.m. Thanksgiving morning, followed by the 5K at 8 a.m. and one-mile Turkey Trail at 8:30 a.m. Ronald McDonald will again start the races.
The cost for the event is $20 for those who pre-register online or via mail by November 22 and $25 for those who register on November 23 and the day of the race. Shirts are available for the first 1,100 registrants. Early registration is encouraged for choice of size. An Outta Town Turkey Trot is also available for those who will not be in the area on Thanksgiving, but still wish to support the event and get a race shirt. Visit www.kidskampus.org for full details or to register. Additional registration forms are available at Pathfinder Kids Kampus, 435 Campus Street and Pathfinder Services North Campus, 2824 Theater Avenue.
In addition to the Host Sponsor, McDonald’s of Huntington, Cardinal Family Medicine is the Main Sponsor. Also, PNC Bank is the Lead Sponsor, Parkview Huntington Hospital is the Registration Sponsor, Indiana Physical Therapy is the Bib Sponsor, and David Culp and Co., 3 Rivers Running Company, and PHD are Supporting Sponsor of the 12th annual event.
Pictured in the photo from right to left are Loretta Mottram, Pathfinder Services; Dr. Janelle Maxwell, Cardinal Family Medicine; Becky Scheiber, PNC Bank; Addison Bowman, Eli Miller, Nolan Detamore, Pathfinder Kids Kampus children; Jodie Clark, Pathfinder Kids Kampus director and Britt Sather, McDonald’s of Huntington.