Tuesday, November 2, 2010

New Burbank Thanksgiving Tradition... RUN FOR YOUR LIFE!

The downtown Burbank, CA YMCA will be starting a new Thanksgiving tradition this year  - the 2010 Turkey Trot! This event will be held November 25th at 8am and will feature a 5k, 10k, and 1k Youngsters fun run. Let's face it - Thanksgiving should be all about eating anyway.


■Fun for everyone

■$250 award for top male and female 5k and 10k finishers

■First three finishers in each age group (under 20, then every five years and over 60) receive a commemorative award

■All registered Fun Run participants receive a medal

■High-quality long-sleeve shirt for all registered participants

■All registered participants included in a raffle for a pair of JetBlue airline tickets, sporting goods, restaurant certificates and much more

■Chip timing included for everyone

■Pre-Race festival USA Track & Field certified course

■Plenty of free parking steps from the start/finish line


■Thursday • November 25, 2010

■6am-8:30am • Registration and Vendor Expo

■7:30am • Warm up and Announcements

■8am • 5K and 10K Starts

■9:15am • Youngsters' Fun Run Starts (12 & younger)


Through Downtown Burbank


1,500 people drawn from YMCA members, Burbank community and the Los Angeles county 5K/10K and running communities


Adults (13 and older) $30 through November 19;

$35 November 20- 25;

Youngsters' Fun Run (12 & younger) $15

 Now I just need someone to convince me to register! Click HERE for more details. Or just REGISTER. Maybe I'll see you there. I'll be the heavy guy out of shape and breath. Make your plans today!