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.

The 12th annual Mattituck-Cutchogue Teachers Association Thanksgiving Day 5k Turkey Trot kicks off Nov. 23 at 9 a.m. at Mattituck High School.

Proceeds will benefit Helping Hands 4 Morgan, St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital and the MCTA Senior Scholarship Award (to be awarded June 2018.)

The entrance fee is $25 for those who sign up by Nov. 17. 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. 17.

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