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Race Name:Riis Park Striders 49th Annual Turkey Trot Cross-Country Races
Date:Thursday November 28th, 2019 - 9:00 am
Location:Riis Park, Chicago
State:Illinois, United States
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Riis Park Striders Turkey Trot... longest running Thanksgiving Day race in Chicagoland!
Join the Riis Park Striders on Thanksgiving for our 49th year! We host two anticipated cross-country events: 24th Annual Joe Mittel Memorial Mile Race at 9:00 am, and 5,000 Meter Dick King Championship Race at 10:00 am.

Online registration is open through Wed Nov 27th. Get signed up by clicking the "Registration" tab (above) or "R" icon (below). Race-day registration will be available on Thanksgiving morning at the Riis Park field house (southeast corner of the park) starting at 8:00 am. Commemorative race shirts are optional and available while supplies last.

Awards: Cash prizes to top runners. Ribbons to top five finishers in each age divisions. Trophies to top teams. Gift certificates and other special prizes!

Age Divisions: 6-12, 13-18, 20-24, 25-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

Chip Timing: Near real-time results for all participants, and 5-member teams in the 5,000 meter championship.

Stay for the awards ceremony and post-race refreshments. Non-perishable Food for the Hungry collection appreciated.

Riis Park is located at 6100 W Fullerton Ave (east of the Brickyard shopping center). Free parking is available on nearby streets and park lots. All ages, abilities, and walkers are welcome... Run with Us and Enjoy!
Posted:October 3rd, 2019 6:20 pm
Last Update:October 3rd, 2019 6:30 pm
Event InformationFor multiple Member Events:
Name of EventDistanceMeasurementDateStart TimeRelay MembersTeam Members
   Joe Mittel Memorial Mile1.00MilesNov 28th, 20199:00 am
   5,000 Meter Dick King Championship Race5000.00MetersNov 28th, 201910:00 am
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