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Thanksgiving Cross Country Classic
Tucson, AZ
Pima County
Nov 25, 2021 - Thursday
5K, 1.5M run
  • Details from event's RunSignUp.com listing:

    Work up an appetite Thanksgiving morning at Reid Park! The Thanksgiving Cross Country Classic (Tucson's Original Turkey Trot!) offers a European style cross country course with hay-bales on grass, dirt and a little asphalt. The 5K course will be two loops and the 1.5 Mile course will be one loop. Course starts near Ramada #10 at the southwest corner of Reid Park, at 22nd Street and Country Club. The 5K is part of The Running Shop SAR Grand Prix. Cotton T-Shirts offered in men's, women's and youth sizes.  

    AWARDS: 5K: Overall male and female winners and Master's male and female winners will receive a pair of Brooks running shoes from The Running Shop.  Age groups are: 10 and under, 11-13, 14-16, 17-19, 20-24, 5 year divisions through age 79, and 80 and over. First place age group winners receive a "turkey." A pie is awarded to second place age group winners and third place winners receive a medal. Fun Run: Finishers will receive a ribbon.

    TEAM DIVISION: 5K: The top 4 times of each team of up to 7 team members will be totaled for the best team times. No co-ed teams allowed. The top two men's teams and top two women's teams will win awards. Teams and team members must be registered by Tuesday, November 23, 6:00 pm. No team members may sign up race day. No teams may be formed on race day. Winners will be announced on SAR website as soon as results are confirmed.

    The race benefits Team Hoyt Arizona and Toys for Tots. Our support during these trying times is critical!

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  • Added to our Directory
    Nov 2, 2003
  • Last Updated in our Directory
    Sep 23, 2021
  • Last checked by a snack-eating human.
    May 1, 2022
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