29th Annual Turkey Trot 5K Run & Walk


DELRAY BEACH, FL – Feel the cool ocean breeze as you run through the All-America City during the 29th annual Delray Beach Turkey Trot 5K Run/ Health Walk. This scenic event takes place Saturday, Nov. 21, at 7:30 a.m. (registration opens at 6 a.m.) The run starts and finishes at Anchor Park on South Ocean Boulevard (A1A) and the course north on A1A to George Bush Boulevard and then back south to Anchor Park. All proceeds from the Turkey Trot will benefit the “Keith Straghn Feed the Hungry Thanksgiving Drive” for needy families of Delray Beach, Boynton Beach and Boca Raton. The course is certified by the USA Track and Field Association with computerized results, which will be recorded in the event that a national record is set. Custom medals will be awarded for the 5K run to first, second and third place winners in each of several age divisions starting at 8 years old and under, and the top overall male/female winners. To avoid the long lines on race day, an optional registration packet pick-up will be held on Nov. 20, at the Sports Authority in Delray Beach from noon to 7 p.m. for pre-registered participants only. Vendor opportunities are available for race day. Register online at www.splitsecondtiming.com or contact Danielle Beardsley in the Delray Beach Parks and Recreation Dept. at 561-243-7277 or beardsleyd@ mydelraybeach.com.