Turkey Trot races scheduled for Nov. 21
November 12, 2009
The city of South Lake Tahoe Parks and Recreation Department, the Optimists and the Tahoe Mountain Milers are hosting a Turkey Trot Fun Run on Saturday, Nov. 21 at Bijou Community Park.
Registration begins at 10 a.m., the first race is at 11 a.m. and adult races begin at noon. Cost is $2 for adults 18 and over, kids are free, and all entries include a hot dog lunch. Participants are encouraged to bring donations of non-perishable goods for Christmas Cheer.
Youth events include 25-yard dash, 50-yard dash, 100-yard dash, 200-yard dash and 9/10 of a mile. Ages 14 and up will race 2.7 miles. The winner in each division will receive a turkey, while the second and third place winners will receive a pumpkin pie.