New Canaan Turkey Trot

Sunday, November 20 Directions
Benefiting Open Doors



Get ready for Thanksgiving with a short run through Waveny Park the Sunday before the holiday. 5 km course starting and finishing at the Main House. ChronoTrack B-Tag timing.

COVID19 PROCEDURES (Please read carefully!)

The event will take place on Sunday, November 20 at Waveny Park from the Main House.

Here is how it'll work:

1. There will be NO on site in person registration. Register ahead of time online from this website. Online registration will remain open until after the race window, so you can register Sunday morning before you leave home, or even in your car on your phone at the race site. When you register, be sure to opt in for text messages so you can receive your time right after finishing.

2. There will be no water provided before the race or on course. Runners are asked to be self-sufficient.

3. Please do not congregate near the finish area once you have completed your race. If you want to cool down please do so in small groups, maintaining social distance, and being cognizant of other runners who may still be competing.

4. To help ensure the safety of the participants all participants must adhere to the following requirements:

  • Participants are required to be completely self-sufficient.  No water stops, refreshments, or medical assistance will be provided.

  • Participants must follow all CDC safe distancing guidelines.

  • Participants must be in good health and symptom free from any illness for at least 2 weeks prior to the event.

  • Participants must follow all instructions of the course marshals and may only cross the Waveny Park driveway at South Avenue when instructed to do so by the course volunteers.

Failure to adhere to any of the stated race requirements will result in the immediate disqualification.

All proceeds benefit the Open Doors shelter.


Waveny Park, Main House


Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, please contact the race director at

Course Map

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How to post Virtual results

After you've done your Virtual run, you should post your time to our results page. You'll receive an email or text with instructions on how to do so, but here's an explanation of the process just in case.


Waveny Park, Main House


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