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New West Orthopaedic and Sports Rehabilitation, the Kearney Family YMCA and NP Realty are proud to sponsor the LUCKY 7th Annual Shamrock Shuffle March 17th, 2018! 


        10K Run starts at 11:00AM

        Irish 5K starts at 11:10AM

        Both races start & finish in the KEARNEY YMCA parking lot, located at 4500 6th Ave, Kearney NE.


        $23 on or before Tuesday, March 13th

        $30 March 14th-March 17th

        Race Day registration available at the KEARNEY FAMILY YMCA March 17th from 9AM-10:50AM

Registration Details: 

        Register online at:

        Register by Tuesday, March 13th to guarantee t-shirt! (Online registration closes midnight March 16th)


        Pick up your Race Day packets at the KEARNEY FAMILY YMCA (4500 6th Ave) Friday, March 16th, from 4:30-6:00PM & and on Race Day from 9AM until Race Time!


         We are excited to announce this year's Make-A-Wish recipient Cale from Kearney! 10-year-old Cale loves all things boy, sports, hunting, fishing and pizza! Cale especially loves being outside with his family but unlike most boys his age, Cale is battling a rare disease. Cale is excited for his wish as it is a surprise to his family! Sign up for the 2018 Shamrock Shuffle and help us grant Cale's wish!

Registration fees

5K Closed

Registration closed
    1. Closed
      Jan 18 – Jan 19
    2. $23.00
      Jan 19 – Mar 13
    3. $30.00
      Mar 14 – Mar 16

10 K Closed

Registration closed
    1. Closed
      Jan 18 – Jan 19
    2. $23.00
      Jan 19 – Mar 13
    3. $30.00
      Mar 14 – Mar 16

Participant Letter

Thank you for participating in our 7th Annual Shamrock Shuffle! We are very grateful to have you here whether you are  running, walking, or volunteering to help with this event. Thank you to all of our sponsors without whom this event would not be possible! 



10K Race Starts at 11:00AM

5K Race Starts at 11:10AM

PARKING: Limited parking available in the YMCA lot. Additional parking available at both the Presbyterian Church & EFree Church. Please DO NOT park in front of the YMCA along 6th and 7th Ave. as it is part of our course. Please carpool if at all   possible!

SOCIAL MEDIA:  We will have our very own snapchat filter. You will be able to use this filter between 7AM-1PM on Race Day along different portions of the race route and at the start/finish of the race. Hope you have fun making memories with friends and family. #ktownshamrockshuffle

ROUTE VOLUNTEERS: You will see volunteers throughout the route. Each group of volunteers will be wearing an orange Shamrock Shuffle volunteer tee. If you need any medical attention let a volunteer know and they will get a member of our  medical team to you as soon as possible. 

WATER STOPS: Water and POWERADE will be available at two locations—along Country Club Lane and the trail, and 50th and 17th Street.  

GATORS AND BIKES: We will have lead bikes and sag bikes for both races. 

CHIP TIMING SYSTEM: This event is being officially timed by TimerGuys. Results will be available at the Finish Line or on the Kearney YMCA website. Results will also be emailed to you within 24 hours. Disposable chips are attached to the back of your race careful not to bend. 

AWARDS CEREMONY: We will give prizes to the top three female and male runners in each race. These will be handed out as soon as results are verified. This year all participants will receive a prize at the finish line. *We have some special “Luck of the Irish” prizes to be given to those racers with a shamrock stickers on your bibs!

Race route maps




Thank you to our 2018 Sponsors!


Event Schedule

  • March 16 4:30 PM EDT - Packet Pick Up 4:30-6PM

  • March 17 9:00 AM EDT - Packet Pick Up Race Day 9AM until start of the race

  • March 17 9:00 AM EDT - Race Day Registrations Available in person 9AM-10:45AM

  • March 17 11:00 AM EDT - 10K Start

  • March 17 11:10 AM EDT - 5K Start

Contact Information

Event Location

4500 6th Avenue, Kearney, NE, United States

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