5K Irish "Jig-Jog"

Event Date

Sat, Mar 14, 2015


Carlisle, PA

About This Activity

Detail:5K Run/Walk (3.1 miles) open to all ages. Participants are encouraged todress in their best Irish costume.There is a costume contest in addition to the awards for the top runners overall and top runners in each age division. 

Age Divisions:14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+
Registration Fee: $20 by February 25th, or $25 after. Runners receive a FREE Beer or Root Beer token to Appalachian Brewing of Mechanicsburg, a shamrock t-shirt, beads and bag of goodies. Runners of the LeprechaunLap will receive a small bag of goodies for participating. 

Kids Run: FREE Leprechaun Lap (distance varies for ages) All kids receive a bag of goodies for participating. Tshirts are not included. This is a free run for kids.Prizes are awarded to the top runners in each agecategory.

Event details and schedule

Parking is available inside the park. All participants of the race must check-in at the concession stand (large white building). Be sure to bring your payment along with your completed entry forms. We will have forms available at the race if you forget.

Dress warm and prepare to get muddy. The course begins with a few rolling hills onto the roadway and back into the park on the stone pathway. There are only two small sections of grass. We will give warning signs. Follow the orange cones as you are running or walking. The race is chip timed by PARunners.com.

Dogs and strollers are welcome.

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