23rd Annual Turkey Trot - Portage Township YMCA

Thu November 23, 2023 Portage, IN 46368 US Directions


5K Run and Walk

$25 8:30AM CST Price increases after October 31, 2023 at 11:59pm CDT
Open to ages 4+.

FREE 1K Kids Fun Run

$0 8:00AM CST Registration ends November 23, 2023 at 8:00am CST
Open to ages 2 - 9.


3100 Willowcreek Road
Portage, IN US 46368


Turkey Trot includes both a FREE 1K Kids non-competitive fun run and a competitive 5K, professionally-timed race offered on Thanksgiving morning. All proceeds from the entry fees go towards our Annual Campaign. The Portage Township YMCA's mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind, and body for ALL. Our campaign helps provide financial assistance to individuals and families in our community. The money raised helps ensure our friends and neighbors have access to programs and services that provide food, shelter, chronic disease management, education, and physical activity.
5K Race features includes a *Long Sleeve event shirt and *Custom Finisher Medal

Awards will be presented for each race as follows:  Top Overall Male & Female, Top Masters Male & Female, Top 3 Male and Female in the following age groups: 4-7,8-10, 11-14,15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70 & up

*free child watch is available during the race. Turkey Trot shirt is included in 5K race fee only. Shirts are guaranteed for registrants thru 11/1/2023. Additional shirts will be available for purchase until 11/1/2023.
- Packet Pickup is on November 22nd from 2pm-7pm OR on race day beginning at 7AM -

Race Day Timeline:
Day of Packet Pickup: 7am
Day of Registration: 7am 
1K Kids Run- Line up 7:50am Start Time 8am 
5K Runners- Line up 8:20am Start Time 8:30am 
5K Walkers and Strollers- Start immediately following the runners 
Awards- Approx. 9:15am 

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