Things To Do

Burn off that Thanksgiving Grub

By Solange Reyner

Want to avoid packing on the pounds pre and post Thanksgiving? Hit the race course on Thanksgiving Day, or burn some calories at beach volleyball on Sunday.

Here’s the info:

  • 5K/10K Turkey Trot

Where: Tropical Park

     7900 SW 40 Street

When: Thursday, November 26th at 7:30 a.m.

Fees: 10K – $30, 5K – $25, Students – $25

The facts according to Running a 10K burns 780 calories (Thanksgiving dinner is typically 750 calories)

Directions: Take 826, exit on Bird Road heading West, take left into Tropical Park

  • 8th Street Beach Volleyball presented by Equinox

Where: 8th Street and Ocean Drive

When: Saturdays, 10 a.m. ti 12 a.m.

The info: EVP Volleyball instructor Weyni Johnson takes you through camp drills followed by partner exercises. Open to members and non-members.