“Fun for the Whole Family! Proceeds benefit the Jackson YMCA Strong Kids, Strong Community Campaign.”

Race Info

The TURKEY TROT is an exciting race for all levels and age groups. You are encouraged to join. Choose from a 5K Run, 5K Walk or a 10K Run. We also offer a Kids Run. The TURKEY TROT race will be professionally chip timed with the results right after the race. Be sure to invite your friends and guests to join you on this exciting THANKSGIVING Day Run!

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Early Registration:


Early Packet Pick-up:


Thursday, November 23, 2017

Kid’s run 8:45 am
5K Run/Walk & 10K 9:00 am

Jackson YMCA
127 W. Wesley St.
Jackson, MI 49201

Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Between 3:00 to 7:30 pm

Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Between 3:00 to 7:30 pm

Race Director: Jeff Beagle
(517) 795-4970


Volunteers are always Appreciated, Needed and Welcomed!

If you can help, Awesome! If you know someone who would like to help too, Double Awesome!!

Sign up to VOLUNTEER for the Jackson YMCA Turkey Trot ( http://signup.com/go/nZmEiFK ) on SignUp.com today! Button also located next to the Facebook logo above.

Mail in entries must be post marked no later than November 5, 2017.

Online registration will end at 11:00 pm on Tuesday, November 21, 2017.

The Jackson YMCA parking lot will be available for your convenience.

Live, “Heart Pounding & Foot Stomping” music, beverages and snacks will be provided.

The start & finish is in front of the Jackson YMCA