CLEVELAND – On your mark, get set, go! For the Fox Sports Net 2000 Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving morning. The 1-Mile and 5-Mile Run through the streets of downtown Cleveland supports the Boys and Girls Club.
The 2000 Turkey Trot 5-Mile Run begins at Burke Lakefront Airport at 9:30 am on Thursday, November 23. Pre-registration is $13; day-of-race registration is $16. Registration forms are available at Hermes Sports and Events, 1468 W. 9th St. Suite 220, Cleveland, OH 44113, or online at www.hermescleveland.com. Pre-registration entries must be received no later than Friday, November 17, 2000.
This year’s event will also feature a 1-Mile Run at 8:55 am (no awards). Participants in the 1-Mile Run and 5-Mile Race are also encouraged to bring a canned food donation for St. Malachi House.
The first 2,500 runners will receive an
EXCLUSIVE FOX SPORTS NET 2000 Turkey Trot T-Shirt
“Fox Sports Net is happy to be involved with the 2000 Turkey Trot,” said Steve Liverani, senior vice president and general manager, Fox Sports Net (Ohio). “We’d like to thank WKNR and all those participating in the event for helping support the Boys and Girls Club.”
Awards will be given to the Top 3 Overall Men and Women, Top 3 Men and Women 40+, and Top 3 in each age group. Age divisions for the Fox Sports Net 2000 Turkey Trot are: 14 & Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, and 65 & Over.
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