The Trojan Turkey Trek 5K Run/Walk will begin at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 7, on the Hannibal-LaGrange College campus, during the college’s homecoming weekend.


The Trojan Turkey Trek 5K Run/Walk will begin at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 7, on the Hannibal-LaGrange College campus, during the college’s homecoming weekend. The entry fee is $18 per person and $12 for HLG students, alumni, faculty and staff. A one-half mile fun run for kids 12 and under will begin at 9:15 a.m., following the 5K. The cost for the kid’s run is $8, and a family entry fee of $40 is available for all activities. Registration is available online at www.hlg.edu. Everyone who registers prior to race day will receive a long-sleeved shirt with the Trojan Turkey Trek logo. Overall awards are being given to Fastest Female/Male, Fastest Female/Male Alumni, and Fastest Female/Male Student, as well as medals to the top two in each age group. All kids entered in the fun run will receive a T-shirt and ribbon, and door prizes will be given out immediately following the race.
All proceeds will benefit Hannibal-LaGrange College. Sponsors of the event include Hannibal-LaGrange College, U.S. Bank, Robert Jones, DDS, International Eyecare Center, Refreshment Services Pepsi, Swiss Colony, General Mills, Bleigh Ready Mix, Tom Boland Ford, and a number of volunteers who are helping with the event.
For more information about the event, please call (573) 406-5488 or email mlbandkids@yahoo.com.