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Thanksgiving Running Costume Round-Up

November 7, 2016 by The Girls

Just because you’re a runner, doesn’t mean you can’t have a little fun, wearing costumes for running. Some of our favorite races are perfect for running in costume, in fact – many of them actually encourage it… especially the traditional Turkey Trot.

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Are you planning on starting your Thanksgiving “right” by running a “turkey trot” before you gobble down your Thanksgiving feast? Trying to find (or make) your very own costumes for a Thanksgiving running costume? Luckily we have an idea or two that will be perfect for every turkey trot.

“Run Now, Turkey Later” Running Costume

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Is “run now, turkey later” your Thanksgiving mantra? Are you looking for a Thanksgiving running costume that’s quick & easy? Here’s what you’ll need…

“Run now, Turkey Later” Running Costume Essentials:

* {one} yellow Sparkle Headsweats Visor
* {one} “Run Now. Turkey Later” tank top
* {one} yellow super sparkle cape
* {one} pair of gold Sparkle Sleeves
* {one} yellow sparkle running skirt
* {one} pair of gold lightning bolt shoe Shwings
* optional: brown running shoes

Get everything you need for your “Run Now, Turkey Later” Running Costume here.

Pilgrim Running Costume

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Want to honor the participants of the very first Thanksgiving? Why not run your turkey trot dressed as a pilgrim? Here’s everything you’ll need…

Pilgrim Running Costume Essentials:

* {one} white Sparkle Headsweats Visor
* {one} black tank top (make a “pilgrim” collar out of felt & attach to your tank)
* {one} pair of midnight black Sparkle Sleeves (make a white “cuff” out of lace or felt, and attach to your sleeves using safety pins)
* {one} midnight black sparkle running skirt (a child’s apron is perfect for a pilgrim running costume – if it’s longer than you’d like, cut/sew it shorter)
* {one} pair of black & white stripe race legs
* {one} pair of silver wing shoe Shwings
* optional: black running shoes

Get NEARLY everything you need for your Pilgrim Running Costume here.

Thanksgiving Turkey Running Costume

turkey-running-costumeAre you looking for a Thanksgiving running costume that goes “gobble! gobble! gobble!” Here’s what you’ll need…

Thanksgiving Turkey Running Costume Essentials:

* {one} orange Sparkle Headsweats Visor (attach your “turkey feathers” to your visor)
* {one} brown tank (embellished with felt to make a turkey “face”)
* {one} pair of red Sparkle Sleeves
* {one} orange sparkle running skirt
* {one} pair of red & white stripe race legs
* {one} pair of gold lightning bolt shoe Shwings
* optional: brown running shoes

Get NEARLY everything you need for your Thanksgiving Turkey Running Costume here.

Turkey Running Costume

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Keep calm & gobble on. We’ve got another quick & easy idea for a Thanksgiving running costume. Here’s what you’ll need…

Turkey Running Costume Essentials:

* {one} gold Sparkle Headsweats Visor
* {one} brown tank
* {one} pair of gold Sparkle Sleeves
* {one} brown Sparkle Athletic skirt
* {one} pair of gold lightning bolt shoe Shwings
* optional: brown running shoes, and a turkey hat.

Get NEARLY everything you need for your Turkey Running Costume here.

Assembling of these Thanksgiving running costumes is pretty self-explanatory… but once you’re dressed, voilà! A quick and easy costume that is perfect for a Thanksgiving run or turkey trot.

Have fun creating your own costumes for running! For even more costumes for running ideas, check out our entire running costume guide.

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