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Thanksgiving Day Race to Be Thankful

Thu November 28, 2024 Greenwood, SC 29646 US Directions
Don't Be A Turkey!
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5K run

$25 8:00AM EST - 10:00AM EST Registration ends November 24, 2024 at 11:59pm EST


Come join us for a fun 5K run/walk through the beautiful Gatewood neighborhood on Thanksgiving Day!  On line Registration ends Sunday 11/24 at 6pm!!!! Kids under 10 are free!  Sign up early for the lower cost of $25.  We will have sign up available on race day at the start beginning at 7 am for $30. Please bring cash or check.  This race features stunning autumn views passing the peaceful ponds and magnificent woods of Gatewood subdivision.  The course is paved and rolling in terrain with minimal traffic. All abilities and ages are welcome. Prizes will be given to the overall male and female runners, overall masters male and female winner and to age group winners in 10 year increments. We offer terrific post race goodies for breakfast including homemade pumpkin bread, hot coffee and hot chocolate.  Registration can be with or without a t shirt, but sign up by November 11th if you want a shirt! We may have a few additional ones for sale on race day, but no guarantees.  We will have pre race packet pick up at The Church of the Resurrection 700 Main St S, Greenwood, SC on Wednesday November 27th from 3:30-5:30pm as well as on race day starting at 7 am at the Gatewood Club. 

This is our 9th year and this race is organized by the Episcopal Church of the Resurrection of Greenwood.  We donate all profits to local charities including the Greenwood Food Bank, the Greenwood Soup Kitchen, United Ministries, Community Initiatives, and Pathway House.

Past results are located here:


114 Club Drive
Greenwood, SC US 29646

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