Fremont Family YMCA Turkey Trot

Fremont, NE

Join us for the Fremont Family YMCA on Thursday, November 28 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
  • 11-14
  • 15-19
  • 20-29
  • 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 All registered participants are welcome to stick around after the race for post-race door prizes and refreshments in the Large Gym.

Pre-race packet pick-up is available the day of the race beginning at 7:30 am, or at the YMCA on Wednesday, November 21st from 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm.

Participants must register by the following dates to lock-in a specific price or guarantee a shirt:
  • Through November 4: $20 (t-shirt guaranteed)
  • November 5-17: $25 (t-shirt guaranteed)
  • November 18-27: $30 (t-shirt NOT guaranteed after November 12th)
  • Day of race: $35 (race only; no shirt)
  • Walkers: FREE!!! (t-shirt is $10 if registered by November 4; $15 if registered November 5-27)
For any questions, please contact Brooke Eklund at the Fremont Family YMCA at or 402.721.6952.

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

*Awards will be given out in a post-race awards ceremony. Awards will not be mailed for those who are not in attendance.
**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 28, 2019


8:30 AM

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