5th annual Turkey Trot
8K Run, Two-Mile Run and Kids’ Sprint — Hampstead Kiwanis Park will host the 5th annual Turkey Trot on Saturday, Nov. 17 at 9 a.m. There will be an 8k road race winding through beautiful tree-lined neighborhoods along the Intracoastal Waterway; or choose a timed, family friendly two-mile Fun Run completely within the park; and for the beginner athlete, there’s the 1/2-mile Kids Sprint for age nine and younger (all kids receive a medal)!
Registration can be completed online at kiwanisclubofhampstead.orguntil Nov. 14. Register by mail by printing a form from the website and mailing it to the Kiwanis Club of Hampstead (address is listed on the form). You may also register in person and/or pick up your Race Packet on Nov. 15 at TrySports in Wilmington from 5 to 7 p.m. on Nov. 16 at the Pre-Race Pasta dinner at the Hampstead Community Building from 5 to 7 p.m. Registration is also accepted on race day at the park from 7 to 8:30 a.m. Register by Oct. 27 to be guaranteed a t-shirt, they sell out every year! 100 percent of proceeds benefit the community, directly going towards the park fitness stations, walking path, ball fields and children’s playground.
New this year is Family Sponsorship: $40 per line on the race t-shirts. Space is limited, so visit kiwanisclubofhampstead.org and click the link for Family Sponsorship.
Join the fun, great entertainment, kids’ crafts and an exiting competitive course for serious athletes! The park is located at 586 Sloop Point Loop Rd.