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2018 Run For The Shamrock

Date: Saturday, March 10, 2018

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

Location: Alton Baker Park - Eugene, Oregon

Event Description: This is the 41st 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, $30 with shirt - through March 9, 2018. Youth 17 & Under deduct $5.  On race day, add $5. Shirts are only guaranteed if ordered by March 5, 2018. 

Registration: In person at the Eugene Running Company (116 Oakway Center) through Thursday, March 8, 2018, at 5 pm, or at Shamrock Flowers and Gifts through Thursday, March 8, 2018, at 5 pm. On race day, from 8:00 am to 9:15 am. Click here for a PRINTABLE ENTRY FORM. Click below for online registration.


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.

Thank you sponsors!

​National Fire Fighter

Industrial Source

​Olsson Industrial Electric

​Physical Therapy Services

Eugene Running Company

Birch's Shoes

​Bigfoot Beverages

​Shamrock Flowers & Giflts

Presented by and supporting:

Sheldon High School Track Program