The 3rd Annual Turkey Day 7K & the Mashed Potato Mile will be held Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015 and will benefit the Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center and Our Daily Bread, two wonderful organizations that do incredible work in Tangipahoa Parish. Bring your family and join the fun for a day of fun, health, fitness and “thanksgiving” raising money for your community.
The event will be held at Chappapeela Sports Park and is the only 7k race currently being held in Tangipahoa Parish!
The 2015 Registration Form is available on the Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center website by clicking HERE. You can turn it in at Perfectly Fit in Hammond or at the LCDC. Online registration is available at www.active.com. The cost is $20 donation for kids 12 and under and $35 donation for everyone else. ($40 on race day)
Here is all the info you need:
DATE: Saturday, November 21st, 2015
LOCATION: Chappapeela Sports Park, 19325 Hipark Blvd, Hammond, LA 70403 just off of Airport Rd.
TIME: 1 mile fun run-8:30 am, 7K run-9:00 am
COURSE: Both 1 mile and 7K will be held inside of Chappapeela Sports Park.
WATERSTATION: 1 water station will be located at the 2.1 mile mark.
T-SHIRTS: Guaranteed to early registered runners by Nov. 14th. Late and race day entrants will receive T-shirts as available after the race. Sizes not guaranteed to late entrants.
AWARDS: We will have medals for all kids 12 & under for the 1 mile fun run. We will also have awards for the overall male & female as well the following age groups for the 5K: 14 & under, 15-22, 23-30, 31-39, 40-50, 50+
REGISTRATION LOCATIONS: Perfectly Fit Performance Sports, 303 W. Minnesota Park, Suite E , Hammond, LA 70403 Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center, 113 N. Cypress St., Hammond, LA 70401 Checks and Cash only in person Please make checks payable to Fit Sports
ONLINE REGISTRATION: Register on Active.com from Sept.1st-Nov.13th.
RACE DAY REGISTRATION: Race day registration will start at 7:30am. Registration will close at 8:15 for the 1 mile and 8:45 for the 5K.
RACE PACKET PICK-UP: Available at Perfectly Fit Performance Sports on November 20th between 12pm and 6pm. We will have race packets and t-shirts, as well as store specials for race participants. This years Turkey Day 7K will benefit the Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center and Our Daily Bread.