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Join Us for the 10th Annual 5K Turkey Trot & Gobble Gallop

on Thanksgiving morning - Thursday, November 27th, 2014

The Junior Woman's Club of Mequon-Thiensville "Turkey Trot & Gobble Gallop" is our one big fundraiser of the year. This fundraiser, held on Thanksgiving Day morning, has over 1,000 participants. The morning's events include a 5K Run/Walk through the scenic Village of Thiensville, as well as a 50 meter dash for children ten and younger at the Thiensville Village Park.

Register for the event through Active.com.

Download a registration form. View the race course.

To commemorate the 10th anniversary our theme is 10-in-10. That is, proceeds from this year's event will go to 10 previous Turkey Trot recipients. Some of the organizations are well known, while others are lesser known organizations. Whether big or small, we are passionate about the profound impact each have on our local community. This year's recipients will be:

COPE Services, Interfaith Caregivers, Portal, Inc., Village of Thiensville, Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Ozaukee County, Advocates, Balance, Inc., Mequon Nature Preserve, Mequon K-9 Unit and the Treasures of Oz.

New This Year

  • Pre-order your Thanksgiving pies and register for Turkey Trot at the same time! Pies will be expertly baked by MILA's Bakery! Apple and Pumpkin Pies are available for pre-order!

  • MYSTERY GOODY BAGS! Each participant has a chance to receive a mystery goody bag at packet pick-up.

  • OLDEST T-SHIRT CONTEST: Bring your oldest JWC-MT Turkey Trot T-Shirt on the day of the event. The oldest T-Shirts will win a gift card to Cheel!

  • RACE TIMING BY: Tortoise & Hare Race Management

TAKE NOTE:

  • We are working on fun ways to commemorate the 10th anniversary. Check back for updates!

  • EARLY Packet Pick-Up
    Pick-up your race bag in Village Park the day before the race -
    Wed, Nov. 26th, between 12 & 4pm
    .

  • Awards this year are being generously donated by Glaze.

Race Day Information:

7:30am T-shirt/Packet Pickup
7:30am Race Day Entry
8:45am Registration for Guaranteed Race Time Closes
9:00am Run/Walk Begins
10:00am Kids' 50 Meter Dash
10:15am Awards

Donations of non-perishable food items, to be donated to a local pantry, are collected on race day. Thanksgiving Day participants receive terrific prizes, race t-shirts, and yummy treats. Prizes are awarded by age groups. Come enjoy the fun and start an annual family tradition by helping those in need in our local communities!

RESTRICTIONS

For everyone's safety, please leave your dog(s) at home and please no earphones on the race course. Strollers Welcome!

 

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   P.O. Box 123, Thiensville, WI 53092
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