YMCA Buffalo Niagara has announces that online registration for the 117th annual YMCA Turkey Trot is now available. The race, held Thanksgiving morning (Thursday, Nov. 22) continues to be a sold out event every year. Online registration is available at www.ymcabuffaloniagara.org and will be available until noon on Nov. 15 or until capacity of 13,000 is reached.
The cost to participate is $35 through Nov.19.
This annual holiday tradition begins at 9 a.m. sharp and begins at the Delaware Family YMCA (2564 Delaware Ave.) and ends with the finish line at the Buffalo Convention Center. The race takes an 8K route where runners and walkers alike are encouraged to participate.
Proceeds from the event helps to make YMCA programs and services accessible to children and families at all YMCA Buffalo Niagara branches who would otherwise be unable to afford them.
Locally founded in 1852, YMCA Buffalo Niagara is an inclusive association of people committed to a common effort to help individuals and families reach their fullest potential in terms of spirit, mind, and body.