This post was originally part of Episode 337 released in November of 2016 and is more or less copied and pasted from that post. The audio, however, is a new take on the topic.
Is it just me, or have the number of Turkey Trots/Thanksgiving themed races increased in the past few years?
Before I started running regularly I admittedly didn’t pay much attention to these types of runs so maybe I just missed them.
That said, it seems like more and more people (runners and non-runners alike) are participating in a run on Thanksgiving morning before eating all of the food.
Whether or not you’re planning to run an “official” race on Thanksgiving Day, I hope you’re able to get a few miles in at some point.
And if you do, here are a few things to keep in mind… Read more