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Record breaking 18th annual Turkey Trot despite below freezing temperatures

By Christie Post - email

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) – The West Texas Running Club 18th annual Turkey Trot went off with a hitch despite the below freezing temperatures.

Over 700 people showed up, making 2010 a record breaking turnout for the 2 mile and 12K run through MacKenzie Park Thanksgiving morning.

Others around the country did the same run in different cities. This event is put on yearly to promote families coming together on this holiday for fitness reasons, before their turkey day feast.

The winner in both male and female categories of the race received a metal and of course a turkey.

 For more information go to http://wtrunning.com/

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