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WYWL Minute Man Race

Sunday, April 28, 2019
Compo Beach Soundview Dr. WestportCT  06880
Sunday, April 28, 2019
Compo Beach Soundview Dr. WestportCT  06880

About This Activity

The Westport Young Woman’s League will be hosting its 41st annual running of the Minute Man Race on April 28, 2019 at the famed Compo Beach, with all warm-ups starting at 8 am.

The main event will consist of a certified USA Track and Field 10K Run, 5K Run and 5K Walk. The Kids Fun Run will include a 100 yard dash (ages 3-5 years), 1/2 mile run (6-8 years) and 1 mile run (9-12 years), featuring a Kids Zone during and after the race. Race net proceeds will directly benefit charities located in lower Fairfield County, CT and Westport, CT.

Register today to take advantage of our Early Bird Rates (expiring March 4th), Student Discounts and Corporate & Small Business Team rates!

For complete details on the 2019 Minute Man Race, hosted by the Westport Young Woman’s League, please visit www.minutemanrace.com

Event details and schedule


• 5K Run & 5K Walk - 8:30 am at South Compo Beach • 10K Run - 8:40 am at South Compo Beach • Kids Fun Run - 8:30 am  All race warm-ups begin at 8:10 am - Kids Fun Run warm-ups are located at the baseball field near the marina and adult races next to the Pavillion near the Start Line


• 5K Run, 5K Walk and 10K Run – all participants under 13 must participate with an adult • Kids Fun Run – parents must be present during the race; no drop-offs


You can pick-up your bib early on Saturday to beat the Race Day crowds from 9 am - 1 pm at Performance Physical Therapy and Wellness, located at 333 Post Road West, 1st Floor, Westport 06880. 


If you decide to pick-up your bib on Race Day, please plan to arrive early to register your attendance as the Compo lot tends to be busy. Registration is open from 7 am - 8 am. You can park in the designated area in the Compo lot or in the adjacent Soundview dirt lot.  


Our race is held rain or shine and my be chilly early in the morning. Please dress accordingly. 

We look forward to seeing you on Sunday, April 28, 2019. If you have any questions, please visit www.minutemanrace.com or email us at CoMinuteman@wywl.com. 

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Compo Beach Soundview Dr. WestportCT  06880
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