Shamrock Shuffle


Event Date

Sat, Mar 14, 2015


Eau Claire, WI

About This Activity

The Shamrock Shuffle 5k+ fun run/walk is hosted and sponsored by UW-Eau Claire’s University Recreation & Sport Facilities department. Our event takes place on March 14th, 2015 and is a great way to kick off your 5k season. The route starts on UW-Eau Claire’s upper campus, down the infamous Garfield Avenue hill, over the scenic university footbridge and follows the river up the beautiful Chippewa Valley River trail. The race is a loop that begins and ends at the McPhee Physical Education Center. Our race is open to any fitness level. Feeling competitive? We have a race clock at the finish line so you are able to time and track your personal progress. Interested in enjoying a scenic run or walk with friends? Enjoy the views at a comfortable pace. Strollers are welcome if you want to make this a fun event for the entire family!  

Wherever you go and whatever you do,
May the luck of the Irish be there with you.

Event details and schedule

Pre-race Schedule:
February 25th, 2015:
Team and Individual guaranteed t-shirt registration deadline. (we will purchase additional shirts for those that register after this deadline but cannot guarantee a size or a shirt)

March 11th, 2015 before midnight : Last day for online individual registration.

March 14th, 2015 between 9:00am and race start : Race Day and Individual same day registration fees apply.

Day of Event Schedule:

9am: Same day registration or race packet pick up

10am: race start

Parking: Park in the CVTC south lot across from the McPhee Physical Education Center on UW-Eau Claire’s Upper Campus. Watch for signs directing you. Make sure you use the pedestrian bridge to avoid traffic when crossing Clairemont Avenue.

Arrival: After crossing Clairemont Avenue, watch for signs that will direct you where to enter McPhee. When entering the indoor track/registration area, we will greet and direct runners to the correct table to pick up race packets if already registered, or to the same day registration table.

What to bring: All you need to wear is comfortable, weather appropriate running clothes. We will have a water station at the race start/end. If you require additional hydration during the race, please bring your own water bottle.

The team with the largest number of members will win a 100.00 pizza party to Mancino’s Pizza. In the event of a tie, a drawing for the winning team with occur.”

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