6,641 Trotters Gobble Up Events at 76th Troy Turkey Trot

6,641 Trotters Gobble Up Events at 76th Troy Turkey Trot: Event Features First Marriage Proposal, Funds Raised for Northeast Regional Food Bank and Joseph’s House and Shelter  TROY, NY (Nov. 23, 2023) — On a day set aside for Capital Region families to gather and give thanks, 6,641 participants from 33 states and six nations…

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Troy Turkey Trot Seeking Creative Costumes for Annual Contest:

$350 in Prize Money Offered for Participants in Most Unique and Best Thanksgiving Day Costumes Troy, N.Y. (Nov. 14, 2023) — Organizers of the 76th Troy Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving Day are reminding participants to register for the event’s popular annual costume contest and “dress to impress”! The Trot, a signature event of the Collar…

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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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Troy Turkey Trot Announces Virtual Edition for 2020 Thanksgiving Day Run

Registration Now Open at www.TroyTurkeyTrot.com TROY, N.Y. (October 8, 2020) — Due to ongoing health concerns surrounding the coronavirus pandemic, Troy Turkey Trot officials announce they have modified this year’s 73rd edition from an in-person to virtual event. The virtual race will use a state-of-the-art Troy Turkey Trot app that allows participants to race with…

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Mayor Madden Announces Last Chance Registration and Security Expectations for 72nd Troy Turkey Trot

Event Participants Asked to Review 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 72nd edition of the Troy Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 28. “Our family-friendly event is a wonderful way to engage 7,000 recreational runners/walkers…

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