Mayor Madden Announces Last Chance Registration and Health, Security Expectations for 105th Anniversary Troy Turkey Trot

Event Participants Asked to Review Health & Safety, Security Guidelines Ahead of Race Day TROY, NY – Mayor Patrick Madden today issued several reminders to individuals who will be visiting the City of Troy for the 105th anniversary (74th running) of the Troy Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 25. “The Turkey Trot is…

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Troy Turkey Trot Seeking Entries In Annual Costume Contest

Troy, N.Y. (Nov. 19, 2021) — Organizers of the 105th anniversary Troy Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving morning are seeking creative entries from registered participants in the event’s popular 5K costume contest. The contest features two categories: Best Thanksgiving Day Costume and the Most Unique Costume. “One of the most fun elements of the Troy Turkey…

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Registration Open for 105th Anniversary Troy Turkey Trot On Thanksgiving Morning

Region’s Oldest, Largest Trot Seeks to Raise $20,000+ for Event’s Charities TROY, N.Y. (Sept. 30, 2021) — Officials at the Troy Turkey Trot, presented by Pioneer, have opened registration for the event’s 105th anniversary on Thanksgiving morning (Thursday, Nov. 25) at TroyTurkeyTrot.com. The Trot is the nation’s 12th oldest road race and attracts thousands of…

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2632 “Come Together” for Virtual 73rd Troy Turkey Trot

Smaller Field Gives Record $18,500 to Benefit Regional Food Bank, Joseph’s House and Shelter TROY, N.Y. (Dec. 1, 2020) — Organizers of the Troy Turkey Trot, one of the nation’s oldest and largest Turkey Trots, said today that 2,632 participants from 36 states, two Canadian provinces and the nation of Turkey participated in the event’s…

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Virtual 73rd Troy Turkey Trot to Feature Fabulous Finish Line Competition

TROY, N.Y. (Nov. 23, 2020) — Participants in this week’s virtual 73rd Troy Turkey Trot are invited to showcase their creative side as they cross their finish line by taking part in the event’s inaugural Fabulous Finish Line competition. Through the contest, which runs Thursday, Nov. 26 through Saturday, Nov. 28, Trotters are asked to…

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Virtual 73rd Troy Turkey Trot Invites Costume Contest Entries

TROY, N.Y. (Nov. 13, 2020) — Although the Troy Turkey Trot, the nation’s 12th oldest road race, is switching over to a virtual format for 2020, event organizers plan to maintain the Trot’s focus on fun, family and fitness. Registered runners are invited to enter the popular costume contest, which features two categories: Best Thanksgiving…

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