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16th Annual Statesboro 5K Turkey Trot
When & Where is the Event?
· Saturday, November 18 in downtown Statesboro
What’s unique about the event?
· It’s fun for the whole family. More than 300 people come out each year to run, trot or walk. The event draws the serious runners and those who enjoy a welcomed wellness outing with family or friends.
· The route takes you through downtown Statesboro and its historic retail and residential neighborhoods, so it’s very pleasant scenery.
· Mothers and families with jogging strollers, strollers and wagons are welcome
· Family-friendly dogs on leashes are also welcome
· We also welcome turkey and Thanksgiving-themed costumes
· Teams of five or more are encouraged to be creative and wear team-themed t-shirts
Who organizes the event?
· The event is a fundraiser for the Bulloch County Foundation for Public Education
· The Bulloch County Foundation for Public School Education is a community-based, not-for-profit, 501 (c)3 corporation whose mission is to encourage and support education excellence in Bulloch County.
· Its work is managed by a local board of trustees.
What does the event include?
· A 100-yeard dash for mascots from local businesses and schools
· A one-mile fun run for children 12 and under
· The main 5K race
How do you Register?
· You can register as an individual or as a team of five people or more
· You can register at https://runsignup.com/Race/GA/Statesboro/StatesboroTurkeyTrot or at http://www.bullochschools.org/statesboro5Kturkeytrot
· Late registration is also permitted the day of the race beginning at 8 a.m. on the Courthouse Square
Calendar & Category Legend:
- District Calendar