The Challenge Includes Completing The 10K, The 5K, And A Final 1 Mile at 11:15 am. All Lep Challenge Finisher's Get A Special Award. One Finisher's Medal Goes To Each Participants NO MATTER The Distance(s) You Complete - Individual Age group/open
Friends join us for the 8th Annual St. Patrick’s Day weekend runs in downtown Dunedin. It’s our largest race of the year with up to 1,000 runners in 5K, 10K, and 1 mile Leprechaun Challenge (do all 3 distances) at one of the best St. Patrick’s Day parties in Florida. It all happens beginning ON St. Patrick’s Day Friday, March 17, 2017, at packet pick up. Don’t drink too much green beer at the run start the following morning on Saturday, March 18, 2016 in downtown Dunedin. See the fun map attached of all the great businesses in the surrounding area that you won’t want to miss on your visit to Dunedin. Of course we’ll have at the fun planned for you on the race venue as the 10K kicks off at 9 am, the 5K at 10:30 am. Each run is entirely on the Pinellas Trail which is flat and fast so baby strollers are welcome. All registrants (no matter the distance you choose) will receive a goody bag loaded with our ALWAYS unique and amazing St. Patrick’s Day Finisher’s medal which goes to each finisher (no matter the distance). You will also receive a post-race snack, your performance tech race shirt, and free beer ticket.
Event details and schedule
Friday March 17th: Packet pick up from 5 pm to 7 pm location to be announced
Saturday March 19th check in and race day packet pick up begins at 520 Douglas Avenue, Bauser’s of Dunedin adjacent Dunedin Stadium
Parking Race Day: Please park at the Senior Hale Center on Douglas Avenue
10K begins at 9 am
5K begins at 10:30 a.m.
1 mile is at 11:15 and only open to those who have selected the Leprechaun Challenge as the race will see out by March
The Friday night packet pick up party is not mandatory but we do encourage you to join us for the fun! Yes you may pick up a packet for a friend or relative but they must check in on race day to sign their own waiver of release prior to running in this professionally organized event. Times will be electronic so please wear your bib number assigned to each of you on the front of your shirt. Awards will go to the first 25 males and first 25 females in each distance (5K and 10K). Leprechaun Challenge Finisher’s will each be called to the stage for a special framed award for completing over 10 miles of GREEN RUNNING! Happy St. Patrick’s Day Friends! The one weekend of the year when we ARE ALL IRISH!