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Run/Walk/Roll/Stroll with USA Softball in first-ever virtual Turkey Trot

Nov. 01, 2021, 3:37 p.m. (ET)

OKLAHOMA CITY –– USA Softball, the National Governing Body of Softball in the United States, is excited to announce its first-ever virtual Turkey Trot benefiting the USA Softball National Team programs. The virtual Turkey Trot will consist of a 5K run/walk/stroll/roll from anywhere across the globe and can be completed anytime throughout the month of November. USA Softball National Team members will be participating from their respective locations while also encouraging athletes, coaches, umpires and fans to join in and stay active throughout the Thanksgiving season.

 

Registration for the virtual Turkey Trot is now LIVE on raceroster.com and will be open through Tuesday, November 30. For more information on registration costs and t-shirt orders, please visit USASoftball.com.

 

Participants will have the opportunity to directly impact one of the eight USA Softball National Team programs through the Turkey Trot registration process with proceeds raised going directly to a National Team of their choice. Individuals that are unable to participate in the 5K run/walk/stroll/roll are still able to donate to a respective USA Softball National Team by clicking here.

 

USA Softball National Teams include the Women’s National Team, U-18 Women’s National Team, U-15 Women’s National Team, Men’s National Team, U-23 Men’s National Team, U-18 Men’s National Team, Women’s Slow Pitch National Team and Men’s Slow Pitch National Team.

 

Looking ahead to upcoming National Team events, the U-18 WNT is set to close out the 2021 season at the U-18 WBSC World Cup while 2022 events include the World Games of Softball (Women’s National Team), U-15 WNT Americas Qualifier, MNT Americas Qualifier, WBSC Men’s World Championship (Men’s National Team), U-18 MNT Americas Qualifier, U-23 MNT Americas Qualifier and Border Battle (Men’s and Women’s Slow Pitch National Teams). All proceeds from the virtual Turkey Trot will help USA Softball National Teams in their efforts to stand atop the podium during these upcoming events.  

 

Throughout the month of November, USA Softball and its National Team members will provide helpful tips on how to prepare for the virtual 5K run/walk/stroll/roll with fun and engaging social media posts. Be sure to follow along on Twitter (@USASoftball) and Facebook (USASoftball) throughout the month of November and don’t forget to share your 5K with us by tagging @USASoftball on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram and using the #USASTurkeyTrot hashtag. 

 

Join us as we virtually come together for the inaugural USA Softball Turkey Trot in effort of benefiting our USA Softball National Teams on the international stage. For more information, please click here.