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PHOTOS: Rifle Turkey Trot

A dog keeps up with its human during a turkey trot in Rifle on Thursday.

Runners young and old woke up Thanksgiving morning to a nice brisk turkey trot run at Deerfield Park in Rifle. After morning doughnuts and coffee, the runners ran off the calories by completing the family tradition 5K.

Rifle High School Athletics Director Chris Bomba announces the opening race during a turkey trot in Rifle on Thursday.
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And away they go! Young runners take off from the starting line during a turkey trot in Rifle on Thursday.
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A very young runner strides ahead during a turkey trot in Rifle on Thursday.
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Runners round a ball field during a turkey trot in Rifle on Thursday.
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Runners take on the last leg of a turkey trot in Rifle on Thursday.
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Reporter Ray K. Erku can be reached at 612-423-5273 or rerku@postindependent.com.


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