MILLERSVILLE TURKEY TROT

A Cy Fritz Foundation Event

 


JOIN US NOVEMBER 28, 2019

For questions or comments, please email Millersvillett@comcast.net

To register for the race, click here.

(VIDEO) The start of the 2017 and 2018 Turkey Trot 5K on the campus of Millersville University

 

DETAILS

Where:

On and around the campus of Millersville University
Start: Pucillo Gymnasium on the campus of Millersville University
Finish: Inside Biemesderfer Stadium on the campus of Millersville University

Click interactive map below for location and directions

 

Course map (course will be altered for the 2019 race)

When:

Thanksgiving Day: Thursday, November 28, 2019

Packet Pick-up:

Pucillo Gym Lobby, Wednesday, 11/27 3:30 to 6:30pm, or on morning of race starting at 7:15am. Race numbers must be picked up by 8:30am.

Race-Day Schedule:

7:15am - 8:30 AM: Race-Day registration
8:30am - 1K Children's Fun Run (on fields in back of Pucillo Gym)
9:00am - 5K Run
9:50am - Awards

Food Bank Donations:

Competitors and spectators are encouraged to bring 2 or 3 non-perishable items for donation to local food banks to help those in need during the holiday season.

Donors will be eligible for a special prize drawing of a 36 to 39 inch HDTV

Race benefits the Millersville area running programs

Strollers and Pets:

Competitors with strollers and pets on leashes will be permitted but are required to start in the back of the starting area. Pets are not permitted in the gym where registration is held.

Runners and supporters at the finish area of the Turkey Trot 5K run


Awards

1K Children's Fun Run:

  • Race ribbons awarded to the first 100 finishers

5k Run:

  • Overall Male and Female - $100

  • Second Overall Male and Female - $75

  • Third Overall Male and Female - $50

Age Group Awards (5K Run): Awards to the top 3 male and female finishers in each age category

  • 14 and under

  • 15 to 18

  • 19 to 24

  • 25 to 29

  • 30 to 34

  • 35 to 39

  • 40 to 44

  • 45 to 49

  • 50 to 54

  • 55 to 59

  • 60 to 69

  • 70+ (1st only)

Turkey Trot 2015 photo credit: K. Scott Kreider, LNP

Turkey Trot 2015 photo credit: K. Scott Kreider, LNP

Awards may be picked up immediately after the race for those who cannot stay for the award ceremony. Awards will not be held or mailed. Award ceremony will be held at 9:50am in the stadium near the finish line. Random awards will be drawn for contestants in the 5K run only

 

A crowd gathers as runners finish the race inside Biemesderfer Stadium on the campus of Millersville University

Turkey Trot 2014 photo credit: LNP LancasterOnline

Turkey Trot 2014 photo credit: LNP LancasterOnline

Turkey Trot photo credit: LNP LancasterOnline

Turkey Trot photo credit: LNP LancasterOnline


results

The start of the 1979 Turkey Trot, a 10 mile race at that time

The start of the 1979 Turkey Trot, a 10 mile race at that time


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Millersvillett@comcast.net