About This Event
The Westborough Turkey Trot is now entering it's 8th year as a town-wide health and fitness event for the Westborough Schools. Together we have raised $150,000. We appreciate your continued support!
Registration for 5K and Kid's Fun Run
The registration fee for the 5K walk/run is $25 and includes a t-shirt until 11/1/21. After 11/1/21 t-shirts are not guaranteed with your registration. The Turkey Trot 5K is limited to 1,000 participants. Kid's Fun Run registration fee is $5. T-shirts are not included with the Kid's Fun Run registration. The Kid's Fun Run is for children aged 3 to 11, the children will be divided into 3 age groups (3 to 5 year olds, 6 to 8 year olds and 9 and up) and will run varying lengths depending upon the age groups.
Loop course starting and ending at Westborough High School. Mixed flat and hills, roads, hilly course, one big climb then a gradual down.
Tech T-Shirts and Kid's T-Shirts for 5K registrants
Westborough Turkey Trot tech t-shirts (long sleeved, men's cut) are included with the 5K race entry fee until 11/1/21. T-shirts are only offered for 5k participants, the last day to register and be guaranteed a tech shirt with your registration is Monday 11/1/21, sizes may not be guaranteed. Short sleeved t-shirts will be offered to 5K youth registrants in youth large (only) size. Youth large 5K t-shirts are only guaranteed with registrations prior to 11/1/21. They are not offered or included in the Kid's Fun Run registration.
In the spirit of Thanksgiving please bring non perishable items, canned food or dry goods to the High School on race day. We will be collecting those items and donating them to the Westborough Food Bank. Thank you!
Fundraising and Donations
Please consider adding a donation to the Turkey Trot with your 5K registration. No contribution is too small to count! Again this year we are encouraging you to sign up as a Turkey Trot Team with your friends, neighbors, teammates and colleagues. Training and fundraising together makes it more fun! You can easily set up an individual or team fundraising page to track your efforts on Racewire. Thank you for making the Turkey Trot an important community and charitable event!
I know that participating in [whether by running, jogging, walking, volunteering, etc.] a road race in any manner is a potentially hazardous activity, which could cause injury or death. I will not enter and participate unless I am medically able and properly trained. By my signature, I certify that I am medically able to perform this event, am in good health, and am properly trained. I agree to abide by all decisions of any race official relative to any aspect of my participation in this event, including, but not limited to, the right of any official to deny or suspend my participation for any reason whatsoever in the official’s sole discretion. I attest that I have read the rules of the race and agree to abide by them. I assume all risks associated with running in this event, including, but not limited to, the following: falls, contact with other participants, the effects of the weather, including high heat and/or humidity, traffic and the conditions of the road, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. I understand that bicycles, skateboards, baby joggers, roller skates or roller blades, animals, and personal music players are not allowed in the race and I will abide by all race rules.
Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and in consideration of your accepting my entry, I, for myself, my heirs, assigns, representatives and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, do waive and release the Westborough Turkey Trot, the Town of Westborough, MA, the Westborough PTA, the Westborough Public Schools, all event sponsors, and all of their representatives, employees, volunteers, board members, officials (elected and appointed), contractors, subsidiaries, and successors (collectively the “Releasees”) from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this event, even though that liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver. Additionally, I, for myself, my heirs, assigns, representatives and anyone entitled to act on my behalf agree to defend and indemnify the Releasees and to hold the Releasees harmless to the fullest extent permitted by law from and against any and all actions or events (including those brought by third parties) arising out of or in any way related to my participation in this event including, but not limited to, paying all costs, attorneys’ fees, expenses, judgments or awards incurred by the Releasees defending against any such actions or events. I grant permission to the Releasees to use my photographs, motion pictures, recordings, any media containing a visual depiction of my person or audio recording of me, or any other record of this event for any purpose.
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