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Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot

November 24

Celebrate the season and participate in this annual Thanksgiving tradition with the whole family. Net proceeds from the race are given to local child and family-related charities. Strollers are not allowed in the run but are permitted in the 2.6-mile walk. This is a family-friendly event that welcomes runners and walkers of all ages and levels. Price increases on November 15 so be sure to register here as soon as possible!

Additional Info:

The Pequot Running Club is pleased to present the 45th Annual Pequot Runners Thanksgiving Day 5-Mile Race and 2.6 Mile Walk!

Pequot Runners will continue its tradition of giving to such organizations as Wakeman Boys/Girls Club, Domestic Violence Crisis Center, Junior Achievement, Fairfield Museum, Pequot Library, Westport EMS and more.  Thank you for supporting our event and helping us achieve our goals!

We encourage you to pick up your race bib and shirt prior to race day at the Wakeman Club, 385 Center Street, Southport, CT.
All pickups will be inside the building.  Masks are encouraged.

Pickup times are as follows:

  • Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday, Nov. 21, 22 & 23 – 10:00 am to 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
  • Thursday, Race Day, Nov. 24 – 6:30 am to 8:00 am
  • Race day…arrive early for best parking location…the race will start promptly at 8:15 am…allow plenty of time !!!!!
  • The 5 Mile race will be professionally timed using the ChronoTrack B-tag system.  Bibs must be worn on entrants’ FRONT of the outer-most garment and must be clearly visible when crossing the start and finish lines for the timers and photographers to see.  Do not fold or bend the bib otherwise you risk breaking the chip and not being timed.

We look forward to seeing everyone on Thanksgiving morning!


November 24
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385 Center Street
Southport, CT 06890 United States + Google Map

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