This 12-week Diabetes Program is designed to help those diagnosed with diabetes or at high risk of developing the disease. Weekly meetings will discuss adopting healthy lifestyles through eating healthier and increasing physical activity.

Applications can be picked up and turned in at the member services desk

Current flyer

Get ready for our Annual Turkey Trot

Thursday, November 23, 2023 @ 9:00 am

Start Thanksgiving off the right way with a run or walk. Bring your family, friends and your pets as we celebrate health and blessings for the 41st year! Gobbler dash is returning this year with t-shirts and trophies for the kids!

Turkey Trot: Certified course, finish line & chip timers by Strictly Running, *T-shirts!

Gobbler Dash – City trail for kids ages 6-9, supervised by staff

Register fall 2023 at the YMCA or on-line:

Online Registration available October 1 through November 23. T-shirts are only guaranteed to those registered by Sunday, November 12.

RACE FEES Early Registration*  Oct 3  – Nov 22 Late Registration Nov 23 – 24
Turkey Trot – ages 6+ $25 $35
Gobbler Dash – ages 6 – 9 $20 $30

*T-shirts only guaranteed to those registered by Sunday, November 12, 2023.

Race Day Registration begins at 8 am

Race begins at 9 am

Current Flyer and registration form to download

Course Map

Volunteers are needed to make this event a success. For more information, contact Denise Lewis at 803- 773-1404.


The YMCA of Sumter often searches for quality employees to continue our mission. If you’re interested in joining the YMCA staff, download the employment application and deliver to the YMCA of Sumter front desk. The YMCA of Sumter is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to workplace diversity. Click on the Apply Now link on our home page to apply.

Click HERE for available positions