THANKSGIVING DAY 3-MILE FUN RUN
The City of Torrance Community Services Department invites the entire family to participate in our Annual Harry Sutter Memorial Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot Fun Run. This three-mile fun run will begin at 8:00 a.m. on Thanksgiving morning. After the fun run, there will be a spectacular post run prize drawing for mountain bikes, dinner vouchers, gym memberships and many other outstanding prizes. All registered participants will receive a commemorative Turkey Trot shirt.
It's easy to do, it's fun, it's affordable, and an inspiring way to start a great American Holiday, it's the Annual TORRANCE TURKEY TROT!!
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2016
HOW TO REGISTER
1. Walk-in/Mail-in registration: Fill out an ENTRY FORM (AVAILABLE SEPTEMBER 2016) and return it to:
Torrance Community Services Department
3031 Torrance Boulevard, Torrance CA 90503, Attention: Turkey Trot
Registration office is open Monday - Thursday and every other Friday from 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Make checks payable to the "City of Torrance." Race fees are non-refundable.
Walk-in and Mail-in Registration will be available September 12 - November 18, 2016
A small convenience fee will be charged.
$25 - Early Registration is available through October 21. Please note mail entry forms must be postmarked.
$30 - Regular Registration is available through November 18 (walk-in and mail-in). Please note mail in entry forms must be postmarked.
MAIL-IN/WALK-IN DEADLINE: FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 18
ON-LINE DEADLINE: SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 20
NO REGISTRATION ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 21 - TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 22
$35 - Late Registration is available:
November 24 at the Ken Miller Recreation Center, 3341 Torrance Boulevard from 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
November 25-Race Day in the Sam's Club Parking Lot (2601 Skypark Drive) from 6:30-7:30 a.m.
COMMEMORATIVE SHIRTS An outstanding commemorative T-shirt will be given to all participants in the Turkey Trot Fun Run. Shirts are first-come first choice availability in adult size Small, Medium, Large and X-Large only. Sizes can not be guaranteed. *NOTE: Late registrants MAY NOT receive a shirt on event day, but will be able to pick up at a later date.
RACE PACKETS Can be picked up Wednesday, November 23 from 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. at the Ken Miller Recreation Center, 3341 Torrance Boulevard, or between 6:30 a.m. and 7:30 a.m. in the Sam's Club parking lot on event day. Packets include number, commemorative shirt and run information.
DOG INFORMATION We apologize, but for safety issues and sanitary reasons, pets are not allowed on the course.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION No bikes, scooters, skates, skateboards or roller blades on the course.
RACE COURSE Start and Finish Sam's Club Parking Lot (Torrance Crossroads Center - 2601Skypark Drive)
RACE DAY SCHEDULE
6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m. Check-in/Registration
7:30 a.m. -7:50 a.m. Warm-up/Announcements
8:00 a.m. 3-Mile Fun Run Begins
9:15 a.m. Post-Run Prize Drawing
SPECTACULAR POST-RUN DRAWING Don't miss out on the chance to win mountain bikes, gift cards to local food vendors, apparel and much more. Submit your bib tab (the tear away tab at the bottom of your bib number) after 9:00 a.m. in the raffle wheel at the main stage. The drawing will begin at 9:15 and you must be present to win!
FOOD DRIVE The City of Torrance invites runners and spectators to bring a can of food for a special Thanksgiving Food Drive. While you run or watch, our canned foods will be distributed to people in need throughout the South Bay.
PRESENTING SPONSORS Thank you to the following 2016 Turkey Trot Sponsors.
SPONSORSHIP Please let us know if you would like to partner with us. We are always in need of Raffle Prizes and Sponsors. If your company/organization is interested in being an Official Sponsor, please contact TurkeyTrot@TorranceCA.Gov or Suzie Wand at 310/618-2947. Click here to view the Sponsorship Levels.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CALL (310) 618-2930