Runners and walkers of all ages are invited to join for the annual Southbury Women's Club Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 22.
The Kids Fun Run starts at 8 a.m. and the 5K starts at 8:30 a.m. at 730 Main Street South in Southbury.
The official 5K Run/Walk is certified and sanctioned by USA Track & Field and provides a fabulous opportunity for friends and family to pound the pavement before the holiday dinner that traditionally packs on the pounds!
Your participation is this community tradition will benefit the Southbury Fuel and Food Banks and The Needy Fund. Plus, a Kid’s Fun Run for children under 10 starts at 8 a.m. and benefits Children to Children.
There is a 5K event day $25 registration fee. The Kids Walk is $5.
The Turkey Trot is generously sponsored by The Gym, Rittuci-Freidman Orthodontics, Adam Broderick Salon & Spa Boar’s Head, Chemtura, The Smile Spot Children’s Dentistry, and Waterbury Hospital.
To register go to http://www.southburywomensclub.org. The 5K is limited to 1,000 runners. Awards will go to the top three male and female finishers in 8 age categories ranging from under 10 years of age to over 60.
Event: Southbury Women’s Club Turkey Trot
Event Date: Nov. 22
Event Time: 5K Run/Walk 8:30 a.m. sharp, Children’s Run: 8:00 a.m.
Admission fee: 5K Run Walk: $25 Day of Race, Children’s Fun Run: $5
Event Organizers: Southbury Women’s Club;
Event Location: The Gym, 730 Main Street South, Southbury, CT 06488