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Turkey Day 5K November 23, 2023

TD5K_2023-run-like-a-turkey-on-thanksgivingJoin us on Thanksgiving for your morning run among friends!

The Turkey Day 5K is part of Fairfield Medical Center’s community-wide initiative designed to improve the health of residents in our community by promoting healthier eating habits and increased levels of physical activity.

Early Race Registration Fees (thru November 1)
Ages 14 & Over (5K Timed) – $25 per person, includes long sleeve shirt and race bib
Ages 13 & Under (5K Timed) – $15 per child, includes long sleeve shirt and race bib
Ages 13 & Under (Not Timed) – Free per child, no shirt or race bib
**Registration fees increase $5 on November 2 through Race Day

Register for the race HERE

Race Day Packet Pick-up and Registration:
Thanksgiving morning
Opens at 7:30am

Race Start Time:
5k Starts at 8:30am

Post Race:
After the race, enjoy refreshments, fruit and snacks!

Awards and Age Group Information:
Awards will go to:

  • the top 3 male and female athletes overall winners
  • top 3 male and female in the following age groups:   13 & under     14-19     20-29     30-39     40-49     50-59     60-69     70 & Over
  • Additionally, a $250 prize will be awarded to the athletic program of the school district with the greatest percentage of participation.

Parking Information:
Parking is available at Forest Rose School and at Ohio University Lancaster

Running for a Cause

A portion of the proceeds from this race benefit patients in need of necessary medical care in Southeast Ohio. Click here to learn more about the FMC Foundation’s healing mission.