Title: 7th Annual Turkey Trot 5K Walk/Run 2012
Location: Norwell High School
Date: 2012-11-11 Sunday, November 11,  9:00 am

[see photos from 2012 Turkey Trot]

The Women’s Club of Norwell Presents the 7th Annual
Norwell Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk
**NEW** Race Course will incorporate the new town bike path.

Norwell High School
18 South Street, Norwell, MA
Rain or Shine
T-shirts to the first 150 participants to pre-register
Kids’ Races (8 & under)
Kids’ Races will begin immediately after the 5k ($5 per family).
Please bring a can or box of food to be donated to the Norwell Food Pantry.
Prizes for top male and female finishers, refreshments, water stops and mile markers.
Number pickup and race day registration begins at 8:00 am
Numbers may also be picked up at Marathon Sports on November 10th between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m

134 Washington Street #1
Norwell, MA 02061
(781) 871-2979

View and print Entry Form or Register on line [racewire.com]

Entry fee if postmarked before November 1st: $20
Entry Fee if postmarked after November 1st: $25
Kid’s Race Fee: $5 per Family
Send entry form and a check payable to The Women’s Club of Norwell, Inc to P.O. Box 834, Norwell, MA 02061


In order to make this year’s Turkey Trot a success, we need your help.  Please consider volunteering to assist with sponsorship, advertising, registration or race day logistics.  If you have volunteered in the past or have participated in the run/walk you know this is a fun community event that attracts people of all ages.  Please help make this year’s race another memorable one.  If you are interested in volunteering or learning more, please contact race coordinator Jenn McVay at jannsloper@yahoo.com.  If you or someone you know would be interested in sponsoring the event pass their name and information along; we are looking for monetary contributions, goods, and/or services.

The date for the 6th Annual Norwell Turkey Trot is Sunday November 11, 2012.  In order to make this event successful and run smoothly, help is needed both before and during the race.  Here is a partial list of volunteer activities:

Marketing and Promotion: distributing flyers around town
Fundraising and Sponsorship: sending out letters to past sponsors, identifying new companies to donate goods, services or money. [Sponsorship Letter]
Registration: pre-race day registration and number pick-up (Saturday November 10th at Marathon Sports Norwell between 10am-3pm)

Race Day:
Registration: race-day registration (7:00-8:45am);
Timing/Results: posting mile markers along the course, calling out mile splits, directing runners at turns, setting up water stations, and helping at the finish line;
Kids Race Coordinator: organize registration, start/finish of 3 kids’ races
Food and Beverage: contacting local supermarkets/stores to donate food and beverages for after the race;
Food Pantry Coordinator: help collect donated items and drop them off at theNorwell Food Pantry.