This is a Prediction Run
It puts all runners, regardless of speed on a level playing field. 25 participants in each run who predict closest to their predicted finish time will receive a full-sized frozen turkey. Limit one turkey per family. Think about the fun story you’ll have at Thanksgiving dinner as you carve that fabulous bird.
Start Time: 9:30 am
Race Location: Root River Parkway. The entrance to Root River Parkway is approximately 1 mile north of Rawson Ave and 1 mile south of Grange Ave. Enter the Root River Parkway on 92nd Street and College Avenue in Greendale and drive through the Parkway to Picnic Area #1 east of 92nd Street
Families are welcome! Walkers welcome on the 2 mile run!
Refreshments: Hot cider, hot chocolate, coffee, water, soda and snacks.
Awards: 25 participants in each run who predict closest to their finish time will receive a full-sized turkey. Limit one turkey per family. A total of 50 turkeys will be given away at the event!
*You must be present to win, we can not hold these frozen birds or deliver them
Special Rules: No watches or pacesetters allowed. No splits will be given. No mile markers provided.
Charity Partner, Hunger Task Force
We will be accepeting non-perishable food for Hunger Task Force, supporting local food pantries. Help those who are struggling as we head into this Holiday Season.
Race Day Registration and Bib Pickup: 8:00 – 9:15 am
Two Unique Middle Distance Races for $30
Register for the Turkey Trot and Strider Pettit Races (Strider PR) for only $30. The Strider PR will be on Sunday, December 8th at the Pettit National Ice Center. The 10 mile race starts at 7:30 am and the 10k is expected to start 9:30 am. All preregistered participants in the Strider PR will receive a Strider PR Swag to be determined . The Strider PR will be collecting new toys for local children to be distributed through the Milwaukee Rescue Mission. Runners are requested to bring one $10-$15 unwrapped new toy.
Volunteer for the Turkey Trot
We would be so happy to have your support, please consider volunteering for the Turkey Trot. Click on the link below . If you are participating in the race you are welcome to volunteer for setup, registration or post race clean up activities. Turkey Trot Volunteer Registration Link
Not a Badgerland Strider Member – JOIN US!
Only $20 per year for a FAMILY membership! This includes BLS race discounts, fun runs, speed work training, marathon training, kids running programs, retailer discounts, 50% of use of indoor running at the Pettit National Ice Center and much more. BECOME A STRIDER CLICK HERE
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Information about the event is available in : English