Sign-up now for Mattituck-Cutchogue Turkey Trot 5K

Runners take on the 2013 Mattituck-Cutchogue Teachers Association 5K Turkey Trot. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Runners take on the 2013 Mattituck-Cutchogue Teachers Association 5K Turkey Trot. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Show your gratitude this Thanksgiving by supporting a good cause and preparing your body to burn off all that cornbread-cranberry stuffing and mashed sweet potatoes.

The 11th annual Mattituck-Cutchogue Teachers Association Thanksgiving Day 5k Turkey Trot kicks off Nov. 24 at 9 a.m. at Mattituck High School.

Proceeds will benefit Community Action Southold Town (CAST), The Learning Disabilities Association of New York and the MCTA Senior Scholarship Award (to be awarded June 2017.)

The entrance fee is $25 for those who sign up by Nov. 18. The early student sign-up fee is $15. The fee to sign up the day of the race is $30 and $20 respectively.

Runners and walkers can register the day of the race from 7:45 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.

The first 300 registrants will get a T-shirt and awards will be given to the top three finishers in each male and female age category.

Click here for a mail-in registration form. Those forms must be post-marked by Nov. 18.

Mattituck High School is located at 15125 Main Road in Mattituck.