YMCA of Lincoln Turkey Trot

Thu November 28, 2019 Lincoln, NE US 68512 Directions
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Additional race information can be found at https://www.ymcalincoln.org/ymca-turkey-trot.

Cooper YMCA
6767 South 14th Street
Lincoln, NE US 68512

Get ahead of the holiday calories and take part in a family tradition at the YMCA Turkey Trot.  Runners and walkers of all levels of ability are welcome.  Choose from a 1-Mile Fun Run & Walk or a 5K Race.

Fun for all with a bounce house, costume contests and a photo booth.  In the 5K Race, the overall male and female finishers in each age division will each receive a prize.  All 5K participants with receive a finishers item.  All youth in the mile fun run will receive a finisher's prize. 

Strollers are allowed in the 1-Mile and the 5K.  However, for the safety of all, we ask that you start at the back of the start line and stay next to the curb along the course.

Dogs are not allowed on the course during any of the races.

***NEW for 2019 - LONG SLEEVE T-SHIRT OPTION!!! For an additional fee you may upgrade to a long sleeved version of the 2019 Lincoln YMCA Turkey Trot shirt.***

Entry Fees: 

$15 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk

$28 5K Individual Entry

$65 per family with participants taking part in the 1 mile fun run. Family consists of 2 adults 22 years of age or older and children under 21 years of age living at the same address full-time, with a maximum of 5 family members.  Additional family entries are $10 per child.  Family pricing is not available for the 5K.  

Early Registrations:  To receive a t-shirt participants must register by Sunday, November 17th. 

Late Registrations:  All entries received after November 22nd will receive a Turkey Trot commemorative item instead of a t-shirt.

Race Day Registration:  Register between 6:30-7:30 am only.  Race day registrations will pay an extra $5 per person and will receive a Turkey Trot commemorative item.

No refunds on entry fees.

Open to the public.

All races will run as scheduled; rain, snow or extreme cold.  Dress appropriately!

Packet Pickup (Please bring a copy of your registration confirmation email):

Early packet pickup is held at the Cooper YMCA on Wednesday, November 27th from 5:00-8:00 pm.

Race day packet pickup is held at the Cooper YMCA from 6:30-7:30 am.


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