Volunteer for Thanksgiving road races

Volunteers are needed for the Plymouth Turkey Trot and the third annual Thanksgiving Day Pilgrim 5k Run and Walk.

The Plymouth Turkey Trot starts at Plymouth Rock at 7:30 a.m. The 4.77 mile course offers scenic views of the Plymouth’s picturesque oceanfront, and passes several historical sites including Plymouth Rock, Burial Hill and The Mayflower II. The cost to register is $20 before November 1. Prizes will be awarded to men’s and women’s winners in several age groups.

The third annual Thanksgiving Day Pilgrim 5k Run and Walk kicks off from the Village Racquet and Fitness Center, 30 Gold Drive, Plymouth at 9:30 a.m. rain or shine on Thanksgiving morning. The course includes the oldest road in America, Old Sandwich Road. This race site was the original trail used by Pilgrims and Native Americans in the 1600’s as they traveled from Plymouth to Sandwich. Cost is $20 online until November 1.

Volunteers are needed for race planning, fundraising and race day activities ranging from registration, water stations, security and more. If interested, send an e-mail to sdubin@prworkzone.com with “Volunteer” in the subject line.

For more information on the Turkey Trot, click here.

For more information on the Thanksgiving Day 5K, click here.

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