Turkey Trot

6th Annual Turkey Trot 5K Race and 1 Mile Run/Walk

November 23, 2017
7:30 am Race Registration
8:30 am 5k and 1 Mile Races

Earn Your Pie & Give To Your Community

Start a healthy tradition and run or walk in the Turkey Trot! Kids, adults, families, individuals of all fitness levels are welcome. All proceeds go to those who cannot afford Y memberships or programs. Register as a family of 3 or more & save $5 each. Shirts include men’s and women’s cuts. Overall 5K winners, and first place 5K winners of each age division take home a Thanksgiving Pie! Overall 5K and 1 Mile male and female also take home a $30 gift certificate to Running Central! Top 3 1 mile winners in each age division receive a medal. All 1 mile participants receive a ribbon.

Register online OR download forms for the 2017 Turkey Trot

Register before November 13 to guarantee your shirt!

You can also pick registration forms up at the Canton Family YMCA. Mail completed forms and fees to:

Canton Family YMCA
1325 E. Ash
Canton, IL, 61520


Pre-Registered Race Day
5K Short Sleeve $25 $30
1 Mile Short Sleeve $20 $25
Long Sleeve
(5K or 1 Mile)
$40 $45


5K Divisions Include (Men’s and Women’s): Under 10, 11-14, 15-18, 19-25, 26-34,
35-44, 45-54, and 55-64, 65 and up.
The overall top 3 5K winners and first place men and women 5K finishers in each age division will be awarded a Thanksgiving pie. Overall male and female also receive a $30 gift certificate to Running Central.

1 Mile Divisions Include: Under 5, 6-10, and 11-14. Top three male and female 1 Mile finishers receive a medal. Top male and female receive a $30 gift certificate to Running Central. All one mile finishers receive a ribbon.
Fun Awards: Best Costume & Largest Family also receive a pie!


Race starts and finishes at the Canton Family YMCA. Parking is available in the YMCA lots, or on nearby marked streets.

5K Race Route Map

1 Mile Race Route Map


Packets can be picked up beginning Wednesday, Nov. 22rd at the YMCA Customer Service Desk. Race day registration and packet pick-up will take place in the YMCA Community Room beginning at 7:30 am.

Thanks to our 2017 sponsors:

Chuck Taylor and Dee Clark

Hy-Vee Food Store Running Central