Southborough – Southborough's fifth annual Gobble Wobble will be held Nov. 24, Thanksgiving Day, at Trottier School, 49 Parkerville Rd. The 5K certified race will also include a two-mile walk and kid's fun run. Timing chips will be used this year.
Registration begins at 8 a.m., with the 5K race and two-mil family walk starting at 8:30 a.m. At 9:30 a.m., the free kid's fun run, for age groups 3 to 4, 5 to 8, and 9 to 11, will set off. Prizes in the 5K race include $300 for first place, $200 for second place, $100 for third place (top 3 male and female runners.
The pre-registration fee is $25 and is non-refundable. Children must pre-register for the free kid's fun run and have a completed waiver signed by a parent. Also, donations to the U.S. Troops or the Southborough Food Pantry will be accepted during the event. No dogs will be allowed in the race or inside the Trottier School building.
For more information or to sign up online, visit www.gobblewobble2011.eventbrite.com. Walk-in or mail-in registration should be done/mailed to Southborough Recreation Department, 21 Highland St., Southborough, MA 01772. To volunteer during the race, contact the Friends of Southborough Recreation at their web site, www.friendsofsouthboro.com.