The 17th annual Perry Wellington 4.5M Turkey Trot Race consists of a rolling 4.5 mile run, flat 2 mile run and 2 mile walk. One of our most popular family events for locals and those visiting from out of town.
PLEASE REGISTER EARLY as t-shirts will be provided to the first 750 registered racers.
NEW THIS YEAR - Give back this holiday season at our event. We will be having a donation drop-off at our race this year to help feed the hungry. Bring in your canned goods to support this great cause - Sister Paula's Soup Kitchen.
Day of race registration is available from 7:00am to 8:00am at the Hollidaysburg Area YMCA. Please come early to register so the race does not have to be delayed due to the timer needing the information before 8:15am.
Racers must wear race number to show that you are a race participant. You will have a certain color bib pertaining to what race you are participating in. If you want to change races, you may do so by calling the Hollidaysburg Area YMCA at 695-4467 before the 29. No changes on race day! For safety reasons, headsets of any kind or pets are not permitted.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please contact the YMCA at 814.695.4467 for more information
Where can I find race maps?
Visit our website for course maps.
What is the refund policy?
Registration is non-refundable. Remember, if you cannot make it to the event, your registration fee is going towards a good cause.
When can I pick up my race packet?
Before the race, packets will be available at the Hollidaysburg Area YMCA starting the Thursday before the race from 5:00am to 10:00pm and Friday from 5:00am to 9:00pm. Day of the race you may pick up your packet at the race location - Hollidaysburg Area YMCA, from 7:00 to 8:10am.
What are my parking options getting to the event?
Parking will be available at the YMCA and the Hollidaysburg Jr High parking lot.
What Awards will be handed out?
Awards will be given out immediately following the race. We will be awarding medals for the following categories: 4.5 mile run top 3 overall male & female finishers as well as the 2 mile run & 2 mile walk overall (male & female) finishers. Awards will also be given out to the top three male and female finishers in the following age categories: 6-8, 9-11, 12-14, 15-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & Over
Awards winners are asked to remain for the Awards Ceremony as no awards will be mailed