Join us to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in downtown Fort Collins. The course is fast, flat, USTAF certified, a BolderBoulder qualifying course, and chip timed. Wear your finest green to show off your Irish pride and support a great cause! After the race stay downtown and enjoy the St. Patrick's Day Parade! After the race stay downtown and enjoy the St. Patrick's Day Parade and a beer on us from Odell Brewing Company at the beer garden in Old Town Square.
DAY OF REGISTRATION OPENS ON SATURDAY THE 15TH AT 7:00AM.
COME TO LIBRARY PARK AND GET REGISTERED!
WE WILL CLOSE DAY-OF REGISTRATION AT 8:00AM.
The mission of Partners Mentoring Youth is to create and support one-to-one mentoring relationships between positive adult role models and youth facing challenges in their personal, academic or social lives. All funds raised through this event will go to directly support these mentoring programs.
Please consider being a fundraisier for this event or making a donation to the event. We have prizes for our top individual and team fundraisers. If you want to become a mentor or would like to learn more about our program check out our website at www.PartnersMentoringYouth.org
We will have Packet Pick-Up at Sports Authority on Harmony, 4417 Corbett Drive, on Wednesday, the 12th and Thursday, the 13th from 4:00pm until 7:00pm. This is a great chance to grab your bib, shirt and sponsor swag before the event so you can avoid day-of lines. We will also be emailing out the bib numbers to you before packet pick-up. To save time, please look up your number and come prepared with that number. You can pick up for other people.
Participants are encouraged to run in teams. A team must have at least 4 members. There is no limit to the number of members per team, but only the four fastest team members times count toward the team score. The largets team, fastest team and top fundraising team will receive an award.
The top male and female finishers in the following age groups will receive awards: 14 and younger, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80 . The top overall male and female finishers and masters runners will also receive cash prizes. We will also award prizes to the largest and fastest teams. We will have cash prizes for our top winners as well as prizes provided by Altitude Running and Sports Authority.
This year's Top Fundraising Team will win a private TCBY frozen yogurt party and our Top Fundraising Individual will sin a shopping spree to Sports Authority!
Q: Are pets allowed?
A: Dogs on a leash are welcome. Please clean-up after them and start towards the back of the line-up.
Q: Are strollers allowed?
A: Strollers are welcome. Please start towards the back and register your child (youth 17 & under are free with adult).
Q: What is the course like?
A: The course is a paved street. The race starts and ends at Library Park.
Q: Where do I redeem my bib for a beer?
A: You can turn your bib in at the brewery or in old town square after the race for your free pint.
Q:What is the Shamrock Scurry?
A: This is a free short race for kids 12 and older to participate in. It is prior to the start of the 5K and no registration is necessary.
March 15 7:00 AM MDT - Race Day Registration
March 15 8:00 AM MDT - Kid's Shamrock Scurry
March 15 8:30 AM MDT - 5K Run/Walk Start
March 15 9:30 AM MDT - Awards Ceremony