Minute Man Race

April 30, 2022  | Westport, CT

The WYWL will host its​ ​43rd Minute Man Race on Saturday, April 30th.

Race proceeds will directly benefit charities located throughout lower Fairfield County, CT.


The event consists of a 10K run and 5K run or walk. We offer discounts for essential workers, students and more!


Registration will open soon!


Race Distances:

10K Run (6.2 miles)

5K Run/Walk (3.1 miles)



The top 3 finishers in each event will receive a prize.



Pre-registration information will be released shortly.


By participating in this race, you are contributing to a great cause!  In 2020, the WYWL gave $90,000 to local charitable organizations.  We have distributed over $4.3 million in grants since 1956!  View our full list of Grant recipients at wywl.com/grants.



Email us at minuteman@wywl.com




Minute Man Sponsors

Frequently Asked Questions

Are Minute Man Race t-shirts included with my registration?

Register online by April 1, 2021 to receive a t-shirt. At bib pick-up, you will receive the t-shirt size you selected online.

What is the refund policy?

All entry fees are non-refundable. This is a charity event; consider it a donation to local and/or education-based charities in lower Fairfield County, who are determined through our WYWL Grants process. View the complete list of grant recipients at wywl.com/grants.

Can I transfer my entry to another runner?

This must be arranged before race day. No race day transfers. Email Minute Man Co-Chair at CoMinuteMan@wywl.com to make arrangements or complete the transfer online at Active.com.
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