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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5,885 Runners Gather In The Collar City for the 75th Troy Turkey Trot

5,885 Runners Gather In The Collar City for the 75th Troy Turkey Trot:  More than $19,500 Donated by Participants to Trot Charities, Regional Food Bank of NENY and Joseph’s House and Shelter   TROY, NY (Nov. 24, 2022) — With temperatures hovering in the low- to mid-30s, 5,885 of participants from 31 states and three nations flocked…

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Runner Disqualified in 10K Collision

Runner Disqualified in 10K Collision After a review of video footage at the finish line and eyewitness accounts, the Troy Turkey Trot has determined that Xaviar Salvador (Bib 707) violated USATF Rule 163 as he and Jack Huber (Bib 957) competed for 4th and 5th place in the 10K at the 75th running of the…

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75th Troy Turkey Trot Seeks Inventive Costumes for Annual 5k Contest

75th Troy Turkey Trot Seeks Inventive Costumes for Annual 5k Contest:  $350 in Prize Money Offered for Participants in Most Unique and Best Thanksgiving Day Costumes Troy, N.Y. (Oct. 31, 2022) — Organizers of the 75th Troy Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving day have an important message for participants in the event’s 5K – don’t put…

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Registration Open for 75th Troy Turkey Trot On Thanksgiving Morning

Region’s Oldest, Largest Trot Seeks to Raise $20,000+ for Event’s Charities TROY, N.Y. (Oct. 11, 2022) — Officials at the Troy Turkey Trot, presented by Pioneer, have opened registration for the 75th edition of the Trot on Thanksgiving morning (Thursday, Nov. 24) at TroyTurkeyTrot.com. The Trot is the nation’s 12th oldest road race and attracts…

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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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