Pottsgrove High School Cross Country will present the 7th Annual Toss Your Turkey 5K on Thursday, Nov. 23, starting at 8:30 a.m.
Online Registration: is at www.Runtheday.com
Long-sleeve tech shirts will be provided to the first 500 registrants.
The race, which is chip-timed, offers cash prizes to the first and second male and female.
A one-mile "family run" will be held at 9:10 a.m.
The race begins at Montgomery County Community College, 101 College Drive, Pottstown, PA.
Day of registration and day of packet pick up starts at 7 a.m.
|Yes, you can literally toss a turkey at this race.|
provided) from 7 until 8:20.
Male and female who tosses his/her turkey the farthest AND runs the 5k will win Saucony shoes from Chester County Running Store
AWARDS: Overall male/female winner receives $100, second place $50.
The course is very flat, wheel-measured 5K loop (80% of race on Schuylkill River Trail)
ENTRY: $25 postmarked (or on-line) by Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017. After this and race day the cost: $30.
Pre-Registered Group/Family Rate: 5 entries for $100 and $20 for each additional runner. Must be mailed in one envelope. Group/Family rates are also available to on-line entries.
Sly Fox Track Club members: special $20 pre-registered.
There is also a Kids 1 mile Fun Run for free.
Make checks payable to “Pottsgrove Cross Country” and mail them to Larry Rechtin, Pottsgrove High School, 1345 Kauffman Rd, Pottstown, PA 19464 or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Top Male and Female Age Groups: (Top 3 12 and under will receive trophies)
All other groups receive awards listed below:
13-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+