Minuteman Road Race set for Sunday
Registration is underway for the 36th annual Minuteman Road Race, which is scheduled for Sunday, April 27. The race will begin at Compo Beach in Westport.
Sponsored by the Westport Young Women's League, the fundraising event includes a five kilometer run and walk and a 10 kilometer run, plus fun runs for kids aged 2 to 12.
Runners may register online at www.minutemanrace.com. Online Registration will close at 6 p.m. on Saturday. Walk-in registration is accepted the morning of the race, but the race is limited to 1500 participants.
Preregistration is also available on Saturday between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. at Performance Physical Therapy, which is located at 333 Post Road West, between Kings Highway South and Whole Foods.
Registration for the race opens at 7 a.m. on Sunday.
The 5K race/walk is scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m. and the 10K will begin at 8:40 a.m. Kids races are planned at 8:30 a.m. Both the 5K and 10K races are certified by USA Track & Field, the nation's governing body for distance running and walking.