Waveny Cross Country Races
Waveny Cross Country Races 2017
The Cross Country Races are held on Tuesday evenings beginning at 7:00 p.m. from early-June through August of each year. A series of short (5km maximum) races through the field and trails of Waveny Park. Awards are given through special rules to the top 3 overall men and women, first 18 & under, and 40 & over who have not previously won. Shorter 1/2 to 1 mile) kids fun runs before non-special races award medals to all finishers.
Post entry only beginning at 6:30 p.m. each race night- $3, $2 for students and kids. Runners must park in the lower parking lots and stay clear of the West Parking lot. Due to safety and insurance issues, no headphones, dogs, or baby strollers will be permitted. For further information contact the Recreation Department at 203-594-3600.
2017 Race Date Schedule TBD
June 6 Standard Race & Kids Fun Run
June 13 Standard Race & Kids Fun Run
June 20 Standard Race
June 27 Predicted Time (6 PM registration)
July 11 45th Annual Two-Person Six-Mile Relay (6 PM registration)
July 18 Age Graded 5K Race (6 PM registration)
July 25 Women’s Short Cut Race
August 1 Figure 8 Race
August 8 Handicap Time (slower runners get head start)
August 15 3 Person Ekiden Relay Race
August 22 Run the new bridges!
August 30 Luminaria Loop (to benefit Jenny Crain Fund)($5 entry fee)
*race schedule subject to change because of weather cancelation and supervisor decision. Races will be postponed due to heavy rain, predicted thunderstorms, or high heat & humidity. Check the main page of clubct.org for notice by 5:00 pm