This Thanksgiving, the Benton Franklin Red Cross will be holding their 7th annual Turkey Trot to benefit the Benton/Franklin chapter of the American Red Cross. The annual Turkey Trot includes a 1 mile fun run and a 5k run, both races begin at 8:45am at the stage area of Columbia Park in Kennewick Washington (across from the playground of dreams). Registration after November 18 costs $20 per person or $25 if you would like a shirt too. Online, mail in, and in person registration for the Turkey Trot will be open up until November 23, day of the race registration will be available near the stage at Columbia Park. Race packets can be picked up beginning November 24 at the Red Cross in Kennewick.

Water stations will be set up in the 5K course at about the 1 mile and 2 mile markers; no water station for the 1 mile. The results of the 7th Annual Turkey Trot will not be recorded or published, but there will be a clock at the finish line for runners to check there time. Awards will be given out for the 5K run but not the 1 mile fun run. A kids prize will be granted for the first place male and a female finisher from both the 9-11 age group and the 12-14 age group. For the first place male and female from the age groups 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and over 60 will receive a “Pumpkin Pie.”

For more information on the 7th Annual Turkey Trot visit the Benton Franklin Red Cross website, the Three Rivers Road Runners website or call Pat Mastaler at 509.372.0444 or Rachel Hegler at 509.783.6195.

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