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2017 Run For The Shamrock

Date: Saturday, March 11, 2017

Time: 9:30 am - 5K & 10K runs start

Location: Alton Baker Park - Eugene, Oregon

Event Description: This is the 40th running of a spring tradition. Proceeds from the event benefit the Sheldon High School Track & Field program.

Distances: 5K (3.1 miles) & 10K (6.2 miles)

Courses: The courses are flat, fast and scenic through Alton Baker Park on the bike paths, adjacent to the Willamette River. The 5K course crosses the Autzen and DeFazio bridges, while the 10K course crosses the Autzen and Greenway bridges. Click here for a 10K COURSE MAP.  Click here for a 5K COURSE MAP.

Entry Fees: Adults - $20 without shirt, $25 with t-shirt - through March 10, 2017.  On race day, add $5. Shirts are only guaranteed if ordered by March 6, 2017. 

Registration: In person at the Eugene Running Company (116 Oakway Center) through Thursday, March 9, 2017, at 5 pm, or at Shamrock Flowers and Gifts through Thursday, March 9, 2017, at 5 pm. On race day, from 8:00 am to 9:15 am. A PRINTABLE ENTRY FORM is coming soon.  Online registration will be available soon through the link below.


Packet Pickup:  On race day from 8:00 am to 9:15 am.

Awards: Awards will be presented in both the 5K and 10K events to the top overall male and female finisher and the top three in each group. All participants will be eligible for random prize drawings.

Age Groups: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 & over.

Presented by and supporting: Sheldon High School Track Program