Your participation in the 19th Annual YMCA of Catawba Valley’s Turkey Trot 5/10K Run/Walk and Youth Fun Run will help support kids and families in Catawba County by helping to make YMCA programs and services accessible to those who would otherwise be able to afford the full cost of services. This family fun day is hosted by the YMCA of Catawba Valley.
Saturday – October 28th: Last day of early registration
Thursday – November 21st 3-6 PM: GROUP Packet Pick Up. Contact person must pick up all the packets at this time in the Teen Center.
Friday – November 22nd 3-6 PM: INDIVIDUAL packet pick up in the Teen Center.
Saturday – November 23rd 7-8 AM: Race Day Registration
Race Day Schedule:
7:00 – 8:00 Onsite registration and packet pick-up.
8:30 START Youth Fun Run [Ages 4 to 12] [Outdoor Track] The Fun Run is Free. However we do ask that you register.
9:00 START 10k Run/Walk [In front of YMCA]
9:05 START 5k Run/Walk [In front of YMCA]
11:00 AWARDS Ceremony [CO Miller Teen Center]
Age Groups & Awards:
Turkey to the Top Overall Male & Female 5 & 10K Winners
Trophies to the Top Three Overall Male & Female 5K & 10K Winners
Awards to the Top Three Male & Female Age Group Winners:
9 & Under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69, 70 +
The turkey, cornbread dressing, pumpkin pie, football and family time…so many reasons to love about Thanksgiving! Did we mention pie? Each family has its own activities and traditions to look forward to the holiday. This year The Village Green is adding to that offering with a 5K turkey trot and 1 Mile Fun Run – the Gobble On the Green. The Thanksgiving Day 5K Run/Walk will begin at 9 a.m. with the Fun Run starting at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, November 28 at The Village Green Commons in beautiful Cashiers, NC.
Early bird registration for Gobble On the Green 5K is $25 including a race t-shirt through November 10. Late registration, including race day, is $30 with a t-shirt while supplies last. A One-mile Fun Run for children ages 5-10 years beginning at 9:30 a.m. While the Fun Run is FREE – we would ask that the kids register online or on Race Day. T-shirts may be purchased separately. In addition to age group awards, prizes will be given for the most creative and holiday festive race attire. To register as a race participant, visit runsignup.com/GobbleontheGreen5K. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter (@casheirsgreen) for ongoing race information and special promotions.
Make plans now to Gobble On the Green before your feast and do the Turkey Day wobble!