Thanksgiving 5 Mile Turkey Trot - Rockland County NY

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Join Rockland County NY's Thanksgiving 5 Mile Turkey Trot!

Thanksgiving TurkeyFor those of you who love all the Thanksgiving fare and want to make some tummy room for that turkey with all the trimmings - here's your chance to work off those calories in advance by joining Rockland Road Runners in their 5 mile Thanksgiving Turkey Trot.  Now, in its 20th year, it's become the largest running event in Rockland County, NY and attracts people from all over the NY metro area as well as Rockland.

The race benefits several local charitable organizations among them People to People of Rockland and the Marisa Fund

The Turkey Trot will take place on November 25, 2010 starting at 8:30 a.m. in Rockland Lake State Park’s north parking lot number 1.  The first two miles of the course are rolling hills, the last three miles are flat.

You can register for the race at the Rockland Road Runners website.

Pre-race registration and packets can be picked up on Monday, Nov 21, Tuesday, Nov 22, and Wednesday, Nov 23, at the Palisades Center in West Nyack  at Bravo Restaurant, 4th Floor between  12 noon - 8:00pm

For those that Pre-register, you get a free long-sleeved shirt.

People also can register on race day between 6:45 and 7:30 a.m. (but no free shirts) tough registration on the day of the race is limited.

The fee for running is $25  ($20 for RRR members). Seniors 65 and older can pay $20 by pre-registering.

People are asked to contribute to the People to People food drive for distribution to needy families in the county.

For more information, call 845-692-8141 or 914-522-3890 OR e-mail

If you want to make room for that turkey dinner while also exercising and supporting a positive cause, come join the run. You can run, jog, or even just walk fast for the five miles. The venue,  Rockland Lake State park, is gorgeous, so while you run, jog or walk, you get to enjoy some of the best scenery in the county. Parking is limited, so if you plan on joining try to arrive no later than 7:30AM.

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Betty Knowles
Southwest Missouri Realty - - Springfield, MO
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We have a 5K Turkey Trot here in Springfield every Thanksgiving Day too. Its a big deal!

Nov 23, 2011 05:14 AM #1
Alan Kirkpatrick
Austin Texas Homes - Round Rock, TX
Alan in Austin


This sounds like a great event. Hope you have a super and Happy Thanksgiving. 

Nov 23, 2011 11:37 AM #2
Lora "Leah" Stern 914-772-4528
Coldwell Banker, 170 N Main Street, New City NY 10956 - New City, NY
Real Estate Salesperson

Betty & John Its a great way to eat guilt free on Thansgiving.

Alan & Michele - You have a good one too!

Nov 24, 2011 03:19 AM #3
Gloria Todor
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services - Newtown Square, PA
& Doug Durren (484) 431-3686 in SE PA

Happy Thanksgiving Leah.  There should be good weather for this Trot!

All the best.


Nov 24, 2011 11:50 AM #4
Lora "Leah" Stern 914-772-4528
Coldwell Banker, 170 N Main Street, New City NY 10956 - New City, NY
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Doug and GLoria - we've been blessed with great weather the whole weekend!  Hope you enjoyed yours.

Nov 27, 2011 08:43 AM #5
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