Events Calendar - Outdoor Sports Center
 

Events Calendar

Races | Group Rides | Films | Fairs 

 

SONO Half Run Club:   Join us every Tuesday night at 6:15, and every other Saturday at 8 AM to train for the SONO Half Marathon! Group runs will be lead by James and Shannon Whipple, race directors of the half and Outdoor Sports Center Scott Maxwell. Please join our Facebook group to receive all of our Group Run updates. We encourage everyone to RSVP to our Facebook invitations for the Saturday morning runs so that we can have an idea of how many people will be joining us.

 

AUGUST

5th -- MADD Dash 5k:  Two flat courses with great views of the long island sound. 5k course and 2-mile walk course. All racers receive "a terrific dry-fit shirt, a buffet of food and fluids. Every participant will also get a loaf of Chabaso bread!" Bring a towel and take a dip in the water when you finish! Location: Short Beach Park 1 Dorne Rd. Stratford, CT

12th -- Shamrock Spring:  Run through Greenfield Hills in a shady and beautiful setting. Special prizes awarded to overall men and women champions. Trophies to top 3 finishers in each category (male & female). T-shirts and giveaways are guaranteed for the first 150 registered participants. The post-race party will include many family-friendly activities including children's games and a bounce house. For sponsorship details, please contact Susannah.emra@gmail.com Location: 2325 Burr Street Fairfield, CT

19th -- 17th Annual Perogie Dash:  5K fun and healthy walk begin at 9 am. 1K Kids Fun Run begins at 8:30 am. Custom designed T-shirt to all participants pre-registered by August 15 and as available race day. Post Race party was featuring Holy Trinity’s Famous Homemade Perogies and other fine refreshments. Matroiska Nesting Doll Prizes given as follows: Top 3 male and female; and first place in age groups. Location: 74 Joe's Hill Rd. Danbury, CT

 

SEPTEMBER

2nd -- Newtown Road Race:  5K and Kids Fun Run. Relatively flat, fast course is officially sanctioned and certified by the United States Track and Field Association. Run is through the beautiful community of Newtown and includes many landmarks of Newtown. Location: 50 Elm Dr. Newtown, CT.

14th -- Run 4 Life 5K:  The rolling 5k begins at 6pm and navigates through the corporate and residential areas of Shelton near Trap Falls Reservoir. All pre-registered runners get an awesome race t-shirt! The post-race festivities offer a live DJ and food. Location: 2 Corporate Dr. Shelton, CT.

24th -- 30th Bigelow Tea Community Challenge:  Bigelow Tea invites you to participate in our 5K Run, 2 Mile Fitness Walk and KidZone Challenge. Live music, hot & cold food and great prizes! Come and celebrate our 30th year and enjoy this fantastic event with the whole family! Get ready to enjoy beautiful courses with great water views. We also provide babysitting for parents who are participating in events. Location: 385 Center Street, Southport, CT.

17th -- Bike the Beach:  Come "Bike and Beach" on the scenic route beginning at Jennings Beach. Follow the route through as many as five historic New England towns. All of the routes pass by scenics beaches. Distance: 10, 20, 45, 62 miles. Location: 880 South Benson Road, Fairfield, CT.

17th -- Lighthouse to Lighthouse Race 2017:  Two races, 7 miles, and 14 miles. Paddle-boarders and kayakers welcome. At the conclusion of the event awards will be presented to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place competitors in each boat class, gender. Following the race, a beach party will be available for all racers and guests of the racers and volunteers. The party will feature Wayne's famous clam chowder and a raw bar as well as delicious food from the grill. We will also feature music and a range of craft beers in case you are thirsty. Location: Sandy Beach Park, Norwalk CT.

OCTOBER

1st -- MarcUS for Change Annual 5k:  Stamford, CT

1st -- Monroe 5k Trail Run/Walk:  Monroe, CT

1st -- Muddy Up 5k Run and Family Walk:  Greenwich, CT

1st -- Pamby Ridgefield Half Marathon:  Ridgefield, CT

1st -- Shelton High School Color Run & Kids's Fun Run:  Shelton, CT

7th -- Habitat for Humanity 5k Run for Home:  Bridgeport, CT

8th -- Circle of Care 5K & Fun Run:  Wilton, CT

8th -- Purple Knight 5k:  Bridgeport, CT

14th -- SONO HALF/5k and Kids Fun Run:  South Norwalk, CT

15th -- The 20th Annual Run for the Cove:  Guilford, CT

15th -- Moving with HOPE Halloween 5K & Fun /RunWalk:  Shelton, CT

15th -- Woodcock Nature Center “Where the Wild Things Run:  Wilton, CT

22nd -- Great Pumpkin Classic:  Trumbull, CT

22nd -- Grit N’ Wit Obstacle Course 5k & Kids Run:  New Canaan, CT

28th -- Monster Dash 5k & 1 Mile Family Fun Run:  Stamford, CT

29th -- Pumpkin Chase 5k:  New Canaan, CT

29th -- The Reservoir Run Half Marathon/5k/Fun Run:  Weston, CT

29th -- Wilton Chamber Halloween Parade & 5k Hustle :  Wilton, CT

NOVEMBER

4th -- Vicki Soto 5k:  Stratford, CT

5th -- Run With The Saints 2017:  Darien, CT

13th -- Colony Grill Hot Oil 5k:  Fairfield, CT

20th -- New Canaan Turkey Trot:  New Canaan, CT

20th -- Run For The Turkeys 5k and Health Walk:  New Fairfield, CT

23rd -- Commodore Hull Thanksgiving 5k Road Race:  Shelton, CT

23rd -- The Amica Insurance Great Turkey Escape:  Redding, CT

23rd -- Newtown Turkey Trot:  Newtown, CT

24th -- Shippan Turkey Trot:  Stamford, CT

24th -- Stratford Masonic Bodies Turkey Trot:  Stratford, CT

26th -- Cow Chip Cross Country Run:  Trumbull, CT


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