Fremont Family YMCA Turkey Trot

Fremont, NE

Join us for the Fremont Family YMCA on Thursday, November 23 at 8:30 am!

Fremont's annual Turkey Trot hosts several options for you to prep for your Thanksgiving Day feasts, including a 1 mile walk, and both a 2 mile and 5 mile run! Whether you're looking to crush a fast time on a PR-friendly course, or have a great and fun time with the family, we've got something in store for everyone!

The day starts with the 5 mile race at 8:30 am, followed by the 2 mile run and 1 mile walk at 8:35 am. Both the 2 mile and 5 mile runs will be chip-timed by run nebraska, with awards for the top overall male and female finishers, as well as the top 2 finishers in each of the following age groups*:
  • 10 & under
  • 11-13
  • 14-17
  • 18-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60+
In addition to awards, the top male and female in the 5 mile race will each win $100*! Results will be emailed to all of those who've provided an email address at the time of registration, and can also be found online at

Pre-race packet pick-up is available at the Fremont Family YMCA beginning on Wednesday, November 22nd from 12:00-8:00 pm, or the day of the race beginning at 7:00 am. Due to the size of the event, participants are encouraged to pick up their race packets on Wednesday, if possible.

Participants must register by the following dates to lock-in a specific price or guarantee a shirt:
  • Through November 7: $35 (t-shirt guaranteed)
  • November 8-21: $35 (t-shirt not guaranteed)
  • Day of race: $45 (race only; no shirt)
  • Walkers: $20 (t-shirt guranteed if registered by November 7)
For any questions, please contact Miranda Long at the Fremont Family YMCA at or 402.721.6952.

We can't wait to start our Thanksgiving with you!

*Checks for the male and female 5 mile winners will be mailed the following week.
**The Turkey Trot will be held rain or shine unless it is deemed unsafe for participants, and there will be no refunds.

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Nov 23, 2023


8:30 AM

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