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Boys & Girls Club of Ridgefield

Turkey Trot

Register now for the 37th Annual Turkey Trot & 17th Annual Kids Fun Run!  

Thursday November 22nd, 2018

Celebrate Thanksgiving with the Boys & Girls Club Family!

Registration Information:
Online Registration: Click here to be linked to our registration site (it may open in a new window)
In-Person Registration: at the Boys & Girls Club, Monday through Friday from 10:00am to 6:00pm
Paper Registration: You can download our registration form and mail it to:
Boys & Girls Club of Ridgefield, 41 Governor Street, Ridgefield, CT 06877

Divisions:
12 and Under
13-15 m/f
16-18 m/f
Open Division m/f (19-39)
Over 40 m/f
Over 50 m/f
Over 60 m/f

Race Length:
Turkey Trot: 5K road race
Kids Fun Run: 1/2 mile road race
Entry Fees: Early Bird Registration until Oct. 31: $30
Pre-Race Registration Nov. 1 to Nov. 18: $35
Week of Thanksgiving Registration Nov. 19 to Nov. 22: $40
Kids' Fun Run: $15

Bib Pick Up:
Bibs and Tee-Shirts may be picked up at Boys & Girls Club on:
Monday Nov. 19 from 12noon to 6pm
Tuesday Nov. 20 from 12noon to 6pm
Wednesday Nov. 21 from 10am to 6pm
Race day beginning at 7am

Join us for our Annual Pasta Dinner, sponsored by Planet Pizza on Wednesday November 21 from 4pm to 6pm at the Club!  Come down to pick up your bib, see the Club, and visit with friends!

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsor the Turkey Trot – one of Ridgefield’s best holiday traditions!   The Annual Thanksgiving Day 5K Turkey Trot and Fun Run draws nearly 3,500 runners and spectators to Ridgefield.  Join us in making this community event a success!

We take every opportunity possible to recognize our sponsors by including you in our printed materials, on signs during registration, on our race t-shirts and also in the press.  Your company logo will also prominently be displayed on Thanksgiving morning as the runners and spectators gather for the big race! To become a sponsor, simply download and complete the Sponsorship Commitment form or contact Tauna Idone at 203-438-8821 ext. 13 to discuss your sponsorship opportunity. Deadline for sponsorship is October 26, 2018.

Race Day Information

The Turkey Trot starts and finishes right at the Boys & Girls Club!  Race participants should park in the old High School parking lot, the Donnelly shopping center parking lot, the East Ridge Middle School parking or the public parking lots on Governor Street.  The Boys & Girls Club parking lot is closed to runners.  Cars parked in the Boys & Girls Club lot will not be able to leave until all runners and walkers have completed the race.

The Turkey Trot starts promptly at 8:30am.  Shirts and bibs may be picked up in the gym beginning at 7:00am.  
Kids - join us for the Kids Fun Run at 8:00am, and follow Tom the Turkey to the finish line!

Boys & Girls Club Turkey Trot Contact:  Mike Flynn, [email protected], 203-438-8821 ext. 15.

2018 Sponsors!