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LONG GROVE TURKEY TROT
Thanksgiving Day, November 27, 2014


5k & 8k Run/Walk & Tiny Trot

Come Thanksgiving morning and run the downtown historic streets of Long Grove finishing under the famous covered bridge! The diverse and very beautiful course is USATF certified. Wake up, have fun with family and friends while working up a big appetite for your Thanksgiving turkey. This event is for everyone: walkers and runners, young and old.

PARTICIPANTS PERKS
long grove turkey trot swag
PolyFleece Hooded Pullover

Start & Finish in Downtown Long Grove
Finish Under the Covered Bridge
Live Band
Chip Timing
Event Photograpy

Souvenir Bib Number
Beer & Hot Cider at the finish

COURSE INFORMATION
Run downtown on the famous streets lined with the quaint shops of Long Grove. Finish under the historic covered bridge! The course is mostly flat with a water station along the way. Portable toilets are located at the start/finish line. See course map for all information.

5k Course, click here

8k Course, click here


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SCHEDULE (THURSDAY, NOV. 27)

7:30 a.m. Packet Pick Up Open
7:30 a.m. Gear Check Opens
8:30 a.m. Packet Pick Up Close
8:45 a.m. Tiny Trot 100 Meter Dash (age 8&under)
9:00 a.m. 5k & 8k Start
9:50 a.m. 5k Awards
10:10 a.m. 8k Awards

Course Open for 1 hr. 5 min.


PACKET PICK UP

Wednesday(11/26) from 10:00am to 7:00pm at
404 B Robert Parker Coffin Rd.
Long Grove, IL 60047
Blue Building

OR...

Event morning at start/finish area

Picking up someone else's packet?... Don't forget to bring their signed waiver.
Waiver, click here

CATEGORY/AWARDS

Custom medal awards will be awarded to the top 3 participants male and female overall and top 3 in each age group.
14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59 & 60-64, 65+

Tiny Trot finisher award to all participants.

PARKING

Parking Map

Various lots are available in the downtown area.

Remote parking is available with shuttle bus from:
JCC Elaine Frank Apachi Day Camp
23280 Old Mchenry Rd
Lake Zurich, IL 60047

NORTHERN ILLINOIS FOOD BANK

This event helps to raise funds for Northern Illinois Food Bank.

EVENT PHOTOGRAPHY

Professional event photos will be made available online after the event. Smile for the camera!

GENERAL NOTES

Event will start rain, shine or snow. Event could be delayed do to lightning or other possibly dangerous conditions.

Event is Chip Timed. Your bib contains your timing chip. You must wear your bib on your front across your stomach to be electronically timed.

Course conditions on event day could be variable including the potential for water, ice & snow. It is the participants responsibility to take proper caution.

All participants are required to sign a waiver to be considered a participant.

Dogs are not allowed.

Their is no age limit for the 5k & 8k run. It is the participant's or paricipant's parents responsibility to determine whether they are healthy enough to complete the distance safely.

Walkers with strollers are allowed on course and it is the participants responsibility to take proper caution.

Headphones/iPod/mp3 devices are strongly not recommended. It is the participant’s responsibility to make sure that they do not impair their ability to hear and detect present or potential hazards and dangers.

CONTACT INFORMATION

E-Mail: info@allcommunityevents.com

Phone:(847)344-0861


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Long Grove Turkey Trot 5k & 8k Run/Walk - November 27, 2014 - Long Grove, IL