Kalamazoo Area Runners Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot Time Prediction 5k Run
Portage West Middle School (7145 Moorsbridge Rd), Portage, MI 49024 map
The 2012 Kalamazoo Area Runners (KAR) Turkey Trot 5K Time Prediction Run will be held on the cross country course at Portage West Middle School (7145 Moorsbridge Rd, Portage, MI 49024) at 9:00am on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 22, 2012. Packet Pick-up and Race day registration will be in the middle school cafeteria from 7:30-8:30am. No watches or other timing devices, dogs or strollers are permitted in this unique event. Cut off finish time to be included in official results is 40 minutes. Dozens of fun holiday themed and running related door prizes will be distributed to participants in the cafeteria at 10:00am sharp. Must be present to win.
Event is $10 (no shirt) for those who preregister by November 19 ($10 individual/$40 family cap) and $15 (no shirt) for late/ race day registration ($60 family cap). Long sleeve technical shirts may be purchased for an additional $18 for those who preregister by November 14, 2012.
Once again we will be suggesting donations for local charities serving individuals in need. We ask participants to consider bringing socks (men’s, women’s and children’s sizes) for the Kalamazoo Gospel Mission and a toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo, conditioner or a small toy for a child for the Portage Community Center. More details will be coming regarding their specific needs. Proceeds from registrations and additional online donations will support the Turkey Trot and the Kalamazoo Area Runners (KAR). Race Day donations may be made directly to all 3 benefiting organizations.