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Thanksgiving By The Numbers

In celebration of this time of appreciation and reflection, we've compiled a list of facts about the most popular fun run day of the year.

Happy Thanksgiving, readers! In celebration of this time of appreciation and reflection, we’ve compiled a brief list of facts about the most popular fun run day of the year.

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The percentage increase of turkey trot runners over the past five years.

1,400+

Number of turkey trot races around the country!

901,753

Number of finishers at turkey trots around the United States in 2015.

17.5

Number of minutes it takes to run off the number of calories in an 8-ounce serving of turkey. (Go ahead and go back for seconds!)

47

Number of minutes it takes to run off the calories in a slice of pumpkin pie. Worth it!