The annual Give n’ Gobble is on its way. This “Turkey Trot” walk, run and food drive will take place in Sherwood starting at 9:00 am on Thanksgiving Day! The event includes at 5K walk/run as well as a 10K run. The purpose of this event is to bring our community together to kick start the day together. Proceeds and food donations will go to Helping Hands Food Bank, affiliated with the Oregon Food Bank.
- Jonathan hawes reviewed 6 months ago
- last edited 4 months ago
This race started years ago as an idea to help those in need is Sherwood. While still the case, this race now boasts 2000+ Runners and walkers… each year the organization has been improving. DJs pumping up the crowd, raffles, free coffee and snacks, fun turkey headwear… this event is a Sherwood (and more) party!
Walkers head out early on their own course… then the 5 and 10k’s head out loosely segmented by time. Courses split after ~2.5k…. the 10k heads off on a great rolling backroad… beautiful! The 5k heads back on awesome wooded trails… neither is hard core hilly…. but you will work if you want it.
Running this race makes you feel part of a community with so many families around…. and with chip timing (and INSTANT results in email)… a great race for the avid runner too. ’16 was the worst weather EVER! But it didn’t matter… what a blast!
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