"Burn the Bird" 5K & 10K

Thursday, November 25, 2021  |  Fargo ND  |  Thanksgiving Day

  • 5K & 10K Start @ 8:30 AM

  • Custom Designed BTB T-shirt

  • Custom Designed Race Bib

  • Chip timed

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The 9th annual “Burn the Bird” is BACK IN PERSON 2021!!!

  

The FM 'Burn the Bird' Thanksgiving Day 5K & 10K is brought to you by The YMCA of Cass and Clay Counties & SoleMOTION Race Management. A portion of the profits support the YMCA LIVESTRONG Training Program for Cancer Survivors. 

Pick an option to get yourself registered for  Burn the Bird

 

  • Register online by clicking on the appropriate button below - Online Registration will close at midnight on Tuesday, November 23rd

  • 2 Options to pickup your packet

    • Packet pickup & walk-up registration is scheduled from 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM on Wednesday, November 24th at the Fercho YMCA.  

    • Packet pickup will open at 7:00 AM on Thursday, November 25th at the Fercho YMCA

  • There will NOT be race day registration​

Register By November 4th

Event

5K Run/Walk

Kids 5K - 12 & Under

10K Run

YMCA Members  

          $29

          $20

          $32

Non-Members

          $33

          $20

          $36

Register After November 4th

Event

5K Run/Walk

Kids 5K - 12 & Under

10K Run

YMCA Members  

          $37

          $23

          $40

Non-Members

         $37

         $23

         $40

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FAQ

Q – When is the FM 'Burn the Bird' Thanksgiving Day Run?
A – The 9th Annual "Burn the Bird" Thanksgiving Day 5K & 10K is scheduled for Thursday, November 25, 2021
 
Q- Where will the FM Burn the Bird' Thanksgiving Day Run take place?
A – The start-line is located on the North side of the Fercho YMCA  200 1st Ave South, Fargo, ND. The route runs South through the Hawthorne & Clara Barton School neighborhoods and will return to finish at the same location as the starting line.  The 10K route will split from the 5K route at about 1.5 miles and work its way to a turn around point in Lindenwood park. The 5K & 10K will both finish at the Fercho YMCA.  
 
Q – How will I know my time?
A – Chip timing will keep track of your time, with results posted on the soleMOTION website.

 

Q - What is included in my registration?
A – Runners/walkers will receive a custom designed BTB T-shirt, race bib and a custom designed BTB medal. 

Q-Is there a packet pickup?
A- Packet pickup & walk-up registration is scheduled from 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM on Wednesday, November 24th at the Fercho YMCA.  

Packet pickup will open at 7:00 AM on Thursday, November 25th at the Fercho YMCA

Q-Is there walk-up registration?

A-We will have walk-up registration available on Wednesday, November 24th from 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM at the Fercho YMCA during packet pick-up.  We will NOT have walk-up registration available on Thanksgiving Day.

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