Sharin' O' the Green 2018
5K and Kid's Fun Run
Sharin' O' the Green 2018
Saturday, March 17 in Fort Collins, CO
all proceeds benefit Partners Mentoring Youth
The course is fast, flat, USTAF certified, and chip timed!
Wear your finest and most fun green apparel to show off your Irish pride and support a cause that is changing lives.
After the race, head downtown to enjoy the St. Patrick's Day Parade.
Adult registration includes a timed bib, a free cotton shirt, and an Odell beer.
Youth 17 and younger are only $10; please register to receive a timed bib. Youth registration includes a cotton tshirt.
Youth 12 and under can participate for free and without registration, in the Shamrock Scurry. No registration necessary just show up on race day! Scurry begins at 8:00am.
Your registration, merchandise purchases, and donations go directly to helping us serve local youth through the power of mentoring.
**Day-Of Registration starts at 7:00 AM and closes at 8:00 AM**
**Day-Of Registration Prices increase $5 per person**
Registration costs are non-refundable
Team of 4+ individuals, Includes cotton t-shirt. Price is per person
Adult Individual, Includes cotton t-shirt
Registration includes cotton tshirt. Youth 3 and over receive a bib. If interested in doing the kids 1 mile Shamrock Scurry you do not need to register!
The mission of Partners Mentoring Youth: To 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 directly support local youth.
If you want to become a mentor or would like to learn more about our program check out our website.
This is your chance to be someone's pot o' gold at the end of the rainbow. Support Partners beyond your registration. Here's how:
1. Become a Sharin' O' the Green Fundraiser: Promote your participation in the race and ask friends and family to support you and local youth mentoring!
2. Become a Partners Mentoring Youth donor: Consider giving a financial gift to Partners Mentoring Youth and be the difference in the lives of local youth!
3. Become a Mentor: We have over 100 youth waiting for a mentor like you. Learn more!
Q: Will there be day-of registration?
A:We encourage everyone to register online by midnight Thursday, March 15th to ensure a spot. Day of Registration will run from 7:00am-8:00am on Saturday, March 17th, or until we reach capacity. Day of Registration will increase to $40/person and $35/team member, and $15 per youth 17 and under running the 5k.
Q: What if it snows, will the race be canceled?
A: Rain or sun, we still run! Please decide on your participation based on your own circumstances and remember that all participants run at their own risk. Please remember in the event of catastrophic conditions, we will not issue refunds.
Q: When does the course need to be clear?
A: By 10:00am. If there are still participants on the course, we cannot ensure that safety measures taken during the race time will be available.
Q: Can I push a stroller?
A: Yes! This is a family friendly event and we believe in starting Sharin' O' the Green racers young! Please line up towards the back.
*You can also pick up your packet on race day at the "Packet Pick-Up" tent from
Participating as a team is a great way to save money on registration and have tons of fun! Teams must have 4 or more participants. You can give your team a creative name, wear coordinating costumes, and have a blast cheering one another on to the finish line.
The race starts/finishes at the cross section of City Park Drive and Sheldon Drive.
Top runners in the following categories will receive awards and cash prizes:
The first and second male and female finishers in the following age groups will receive awards and prizes:
Additional Award categories:
To encourage you to keep on running, we have teamed up with Colorado Marathon 2018 and Kaiser Permanente to offer 10% off registration of any race with the Colorado Marathon. Use promo code THRIVE while spaces are still open.
March 15 4:00 PM MDT - Packet Pick-Up @ Odell Brewing
March 16 4:00 PM MDT - Packet Pick-Up @ Odell Brewing
March 17 7:00 AM MDT - Day of Registration/Bib Pick-Up
March 17 8:00 AM MDT - Shamrock Scurry (Kids Fun Run)
March 17 8:00 AM MDT - Day of Registration Closes
March 17 8:15 AM MDT - Sharin' O' the Green 5K
March 17 9:15 AM MDT - Awards Ceremony