38th Annual Turkey Run/Walk
Thanksgiving Day, November 23 at 8:00am
It’s THE Quincy event everyone’s talking about! Thirty-seven years ago, with only 25 runners, the very first Turkey Run was run. In 2016, we set a new record with over 2,600 people pounding the pavement through Quincy on Thanksgiving morning! A popular race, the Turkey Run is not just a great way to get your exercise in before the biggest meal of the year, it has become an event where families and friends can enjoy being together. Growing by hundreds of runners each year, it is THE race to be a part of in Quincy!
Activities include a 1 mile or 5K Walk, 5K or 10K Run, or Swim. The Turkey Run is a fundraiser. The dollars raised from the race go directly to support YMCA youth development programs and to offer financial assistance to those who otherwise could not afford our programs and services.
Thank You 2016 Sponsors!
Main Event Sponsors – Quincy Recycle, State Street Bank, Niemann Foods, KHQA & Townsquare Media
Course Sponsor – Refreshment Services Pepsi
Start/Finish Line – Quincy Medical Group
Race Bibs – Merrill Lynch
Participant Bags – Blessing Health System
Water Station – Adjustin Chiropractic
Turkey Spotters – Blue Cross, Blue Shield of Illinois, Culver Stockton College & Gray Hunter Stenn LLP
For sponsorship opportunities please contact Michelle Terwelp, Marketing Director at 222-9622, ext. 209 or firstname.lastname@example.org.