Join our Run Club - Outdoor Sports Center

Join our 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 SONO Half and Outdoor Sports Center employees. Get ready to run!

Tuesday Runs
We meet at the Park & Ride on the corner of Route 7 and Wolfpit Road Tuesdays at 6:15 PM to run on the Norwalk River Valley Trail. These runs will vary between 2 and 5 miles throughout the summer.

Saturday Morning Runs
Every other Saturday beginning August 11th, we will be holding longer runs of 6-11 miles on the SONO Half course! We will meet at Lockwood Park- Mathews Mansion in Norwalk* at 8 AM, with different pace groups for every level. The other dates are as follows: August 11th (Hoka Clinic), August 25th (Garmin Clinic), September 8th (UCAN Clinic), September 22nd, October 6th. Please note that we will be capping the groups at 50 runners.
* Address: 295 West Ave, Norwalk CT

View the complete training schedule here.

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.

A sample map of the Saturday morning runs; this is the 6-mile route:


A sample map of a 3-mile Tuesday night run on the NRVT:



Our group runs are open to all experience levels! Registration is not required to join in on the fun. Make sure to be well hydrated and fueled up before you run. No kids under 18 years old are allowed without a signed waiver or the supervision of a parent or guardian. You can pick up waivers at Outdoor Sports Center, snd we will also have them available at every run.



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