|Two Rivers Ford Turkey Trot 5K & Fun Run Thanksgiving Day in Providence|
|Monday, November 12, 2012|
Two Rivers Ford presents the 3rd Annual Turkey Trot 5K and Family Fun Run on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 22, 2012. The 1 mile Family Fun Run begins at 8 AM andthe 5K Run/Walk starts at 8:30AM from Two Rivers Ford located at 76 Belinda Parkway in Mt. Juliet.Registration for the 1 Mile Fun Run is $15 and the 5K Run/Walk is $25 without a timing chip or $30 with a timing chip.The 5K course is a USA Track and Field certified road coursethrough the Providence area thatwill begin and end at Two Rivers Ford.Well socialized, leashed dogs and strollers are welcome at the back of the pack.The first 200 dogs present will receive a special race-day bandana!Be sure to wear your best “turkey” get-ups if you dare…
Runners and walkers may register online at active.com or through mail-in registration.Forms and more information are available at www.turkeytrot5k.org.All runners who register by Sunday, November 11th will be guaranteed an event t-shirt and a special runner’s packet.Online registration will be available through midnight on Sunday, November 18th.Prizes will be awarded to the Top 3 male and female winners in each category as well as overall awards to the top male and female winners.
“Last year’s race was fantastic and we enjoyed an amazing crowd with over 1000 turning out to trot!The event is a great way to start the holiday season.Come on out, spend a little time with the family, work off a few pre-holiday-meal calories and celebrate the start of the season of giving by doing something that will bring your family together and help raise funds for homeless animals,” remarked event organizer Paula Hamblen.
The event is sponsored by Two Rivers Ford, Modern Woodmen of America, Priority Payment Express Systems, Adkison Dental, Advance Signs and Graphics, Cedarstone Bank, Precision Eye Care, The Trailer Depot, Tractor Supply Co., The Crystal Couture Store, Lebanon Junior Women Clu
About New Leash on Life:New Leash on Life is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the welfare of companion animals through shelter, placement, spay/neuter, education and awareness.Our family of programs serve thousands of Middle Tennessee animals each year and includes Almost Home Pet Adoption Center, The Spay Station, Snip and Tip feral cat program, and Fix for Life low-cost spay/neuter clinic.More information may be found at www.newleashonline.org.