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How to enter the YMCA’s Turkey Day Dash

  1. Turkey Day Dash 5k

    Run 5km
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  2. The Kids 1k Race

    Run 1km

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Event Details

What’s Included

Free T-Shirt as supplies last

We will have 16 age categories this year. In order to place, children MUST be walking or running; not in a stroller. Awards will be given for each gender for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place.

Professional Timing

Fruit and Water

Raceday Logistics


Pick- up your t-shirt* and bib or register!

Tuesday, November 26th and Wednesday, November 27th

1:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Registration: 6:30 - 7:15 A.M. at the OLD CLU Football Stadium


1K: 7:30 A.M.

5K: 8:00 A.M.

Kit List

Please come dressed in your favorite Thanksgiving Day costume to participate in our annual Costume Contest! Top 3 winners will receive prizes! Dress as a group, or individually. Make it fun!


Volunteers are an important part of this race! Volunteers are needed to help with registration, course marshalls, handing out water, and directing runners. If you are interested in volunteering, visit the event website.

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YMCA’s Turkey Day Dash weather forecast

Clear throughout the day.

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