Our Minute Man Race has been postponed to April 25, 2021! View the MM email for complete details. Registration is still open for 2021!

Minute Man Race

April 25, 2021
Compo Beach | Westport, CT

Course Map


Parking is located in a designated area within the gates at Compo Beach or the adjacent Soundview dirt parking lot. No beach sticker needed; parking is free.

Please note: Race check-in at Compo Beach is between 7 – 8AM. Gates close at 8AM, so plan accordingly for traffic. The race will be held rain or shine. Race participation is capped at 1500 runners/walkers. Register by April 1, 2021 to receive a T-shirt!

Race Distances
10K Run (6.2 miles)
5K Run/Walk (3.1 miles)

Kids Fun Run Distances
100 yard dash (Ages 3-5)
1/2 mile (Ages 6-8)
1 mile (Ages 9-12)

Awards: 5K Run & 10K Run
1st, 2nd & 3rd place male & female
in the following age groups:

  • 17 & under
  • 18-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60-69
  • 70+

Kids Fun Run Schedule
8:10 – 8:25AM – Warm Ups
8:30AM – Kids Fun Run

10K Run & 5K Run/Walk Schedule
8:10 – 8:20AM – Announcements
8:20 – 8:25AM – Warm Ups
8:25 – 8:30AM- National Anthem
8:30AM – 5K Run Start
8:40AM – 10K Run Start
8:40AM – 5K Walk Start, after 10K Run
Post event – Visit our Sponsor tables & take pictures at our WYWL photo area
Please note: Participants with strollers must line up at the back of the pack for safety reasons.

Awards: Kids Fun Runs
First place boy and girl, for each age 6-12,
will receive a medal. All other children
participating will receive a ribbon.

Westport Magazine is the exclusive magazine sponsor of the 2019 Minute Man Race