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5K Turkey Trot comes to Indian Health Council in November

October 08, 2013

This year, the 5K Turkey Trot, 2K Buzzard Trot and 1K ChiCkie Trot & Chili Cook Off is back by popular demand!

The event will take place at the Indian Health Council (IHC) on Nov. 20, with the races beginning at 10 a.m. and the Chili Cook-Off set to begin at 11 a.m.

Get your walking and running shoes ready. Break out your best healthy chili recipes and have some fun making a difference in your life and the lives of others.

All registration fees for the fun run/walk and chili cook off will go directly back to IHCs Diabetes Program and raising awareness about prevention and treatment of Type 2 Diabetes.

The event costs $10 to register for the 2k and 5k runs, with medals awarded to the top three male and female runners in each age category. The cost is $5 to sign up for the 1k run, which is for kids up to five years old. Ribbons will be given to all 1k finishers.

The IHC also needs volunteers for the event. Please call the CHS department at 760-749-1410, extension 5356 to sign up.

For more information about the event, or to sign up, contact Angela Renteria by email at or by phone at 760-749-1410, extension 5356.