(November 7, 2017)— Hagerstown Community College’s athletic teams will host the 17th annual “Turkey Trot” 5K run/walk/kids races and food/toy drive on Thanksgiving Day, November 23, on the HCC campus. Packet pick-up will start at 7:30 a.m., followed by the race start at 9 a.m.
Pre-registration for the 5K run/walk is $25 and raceday registration is $30. Pre-registration for the Mashed Potato Kids Race, ages three to 10, is $10 and raceday registration is $15. Proceeds from the race will benefit student athlete scholarships at HCC.
The Turkey Trot is a dog-friendly event and dogs may be registered for the race for $5. All dogs must be accompanied by a registered participant and be on a leash at all times.
All 5K run/walk finishers will be entered into a grand prize cash drawing. For every food/toy item donated to the food/toy drive, participants will be entered into a prize drawing of their choice.