The Turkey Trot

YMCA Charity Events Make It Possible!

No one is turned away due to their ability to pay!

At the Y, it’s our mission to build a healthy spirit, mind, and body for all! The great sponsors of our two signature events make it possible for EACH RUNNER, WALKER, GOLFER, AND REGISTRATION goes DIRECTLY to the children and teens, families and seniors who need us most!


2021 McCarthy Bush Turkey Trot

Our first run from the new R. Richard Bittner YMCA

The BEST Thanksgiving Day Tradition in the Quad Citites!

Click here to register!

Schedule of Events:
7:45 AM – Pre-race Zumba Party
11:00 AM – 7:00 PM: Packet Pick-up & Race Registration (Wednesday, November 24th)
6:00 AM – 8:00 AM: Packet Pick-up & Race Registration (Thursday, November 25th)
8:00 AM – Kids Race (ages 2-10)
8:30 AM – Iowa American Water 1 Mile Family Fun Run
9:00 AM – Rhythm City Casino Resort 5K Run/Walk
9:00 AM – UnityPoint Health – Trinity 5-Mile Run/Walk


Thank you McCarthy Bush and sponsors!

 

Your support ensures every turkey who participates generates support for area youth, seniors and families!

  • Iowa American Water 1-mile Family Fun Run/Walk  
    • Begins at 8:30am
  • UnityPoint Health 5 Mile Run/Walk 
    • Begins at 9:00am
  • Rhythm City Casino 5K Run/Walk  
    • Begins at 9:00am

Click here to register!

Race Results will be posted at theendresultco.com

Race Medals for EVERY age group: 1st, 2nd and 3rd!

  • Rhythm City Casino 5K Certified Course – Start on 4th at the Bittner YMCA, heading West. Turn right to head North on Main, and the turnaround is just past Locust St. The return trip back down Main will have three sections of course: for those heading up/North, 5k return down/South, and 5-mile returning down/South. The Finish Line is the same as the starting line.

 

  • UnityPoint Health 5-Mile Certified Course – Start on 4th at the Bittner YMCA, heading West. Turn right to head North on Main, past Locust to Lombard at Vander Veer Park. Take a left to head west on Lombard, right/north on Harrison to Central Park, right/east then another quick left INTO Vander Veer Park on the inside park road. Follow the park road all the way through, then back out onto Central Park. Take a right/east to Brady, then right/south back to Lombard, to Main, then back down Main going South. The return trip back down Main will have three sections of course: for those heading up/North, 5k return down/South, and 5-mile returning down/South. The Finish Line is the same as the starting line.

 

  • Iowa American 1-mile family fun run Start on 4th at the Bittner YMCA, heading West. Turn right to head North on Main, and the turnaround is just one block onto Main, turn around and head back the same way to the Y.

Parking & Site Map


Get A Beanie And Stay Warm!

Cindy “The Turkey Queen” models this year’s beanie! It’s similar to previous years, with red trim. Warm and stylish and supports a great cause! Hurry, they are going fast!

To order, click to register and select the “beanie” in the registration options.


Questions

Luis Leal – Turkey Trot Race Director
Contact the Race Director | Ph: 563.359.9622




2022 YMCA Charity Golf Outing

Presented by:

Event sponsors cover our costs so EVERY golfer DIRECTLY supports an area child or teen!

Four Person Preferred Ball, Scramble Format

Date: Friday, June 24th, 2021

Check In 7:15a -7:50a

Driving Range Access Included 7:20a-7:50a

A delicious lunch will be provided!

Register Today!

  • CLICK HERE to email Valerie Moore for more info and help, or give her a call at 563 345 4270

YMCA Sponsors Directly Help The Community

YMCA Sponsors Ensure ALL Golf Registrations Go Directly to Area Kids, Teens, and Families!

$2,500 EVENT CO-SPONSOR – Molyneaux Insurance and ALW

  • Company name/logo* prominently displayed on all print materials.
  • Full color logo* on event webpage, Facebook, tee box sign and awards area banner.
  • Distribution of information about company to all registered players in their complimentary gift bags.
  • Item may be promo item or flyer to be provided by sponsor.
  • Includes entry for two teams (8 players).

$1500 GOLFER GIFT SPONSOR – Done Right Satellite

  • Company name displayed on all print materials.
  • Sponsor choice of gift with customization to include sponsor logo/name with Y logo and event sponsor logo
  • Full color logo* on event webpage, Facebook and awards area banner.
  • Distribution of information about company to all registered players in their complimentary gift bags.
  • Item may be promo item or flyer to be provided by sponsor.

$1500 LUNCH SPONSOR – Martin Brothers

  • Company name displayed on all print materials.
  • Full color logo* on event webpage, Facebook and awards area banner.
  • Distribution of information about company to all registered players in their complimentary gift bags.
  • Item may be promo item or flyer to be provided by sponsor.

$1000 AWARDS SPONSOR – Legat Architects

  • Company name displayed on all print materials.
  • Company logo* prominently displayed on awards.
  • Full color logo* on event webpage, Facebook and awards area banner.

$1000 CART SPONSOR – Quad City Bank & Trust

  • Company name/logo* displayed on all print materials.
  • Company logo* prominently displayed on each cart roof hanger.
  • Full color logo* on event webpage, Facebook and awards area banner.
  • Distribution of information about company to all registered players in their complimentary gift bags.
  • Item may be promo item or flyer to be provided by sponsor.

$1000 BEVERAGE SPONSOR – Russell Construction and Sterling Commerical Roofing

  • Company name displayed on all print materials.
  • Company logo* prominently displayed on each beverage cart.
  • Full color logo* on event webpage, Facebook and awards area banner.

$500 DRIVING RANGE SPONSOR  – Azteca

  • Company name displayed on all print materials.
  • Company logo* prominently displayed at driving range.
  • Full-color logo* on event webpage, Facebook, and awards area banner

$500 PUTTING GREEN SPONSOR – RIA and Done Right Satellite

  • Company name displayed on all print materials.
  • Company logo* prominently displayed at driving range.
  • Full-color logo* on event webpage, Facebook, and awards area banner

$250 HOLE SPONSOR

  • Recognition on the event webpage and Facebook
  • Company name/logo* on hole sign.

* High resolution logo must be provided