The Shamrock 4 Miler and Lucky Little Leprechaun Dash take place on St. Patrick's Day. Awards for overall, age group, best Leprechaun costume and fastest team. Cool long sleeve shirts to all participants and finisher medals awarded! Wear your green! This race also earns points for the RunAbout Race Series.
The Shamrock 4 Miler and Lucky Little Leprechaun Dash take place at Blacksburg High School off of Prices Fork Road. The race is on roads and bike trails and goes through the Stroubles Mill, Hethwood and Fox Ridge neighborhoods. All participants receive a long sleeve shirt.
Awards All finishers receive a finisher medal. Shamrock 4 Mile male and female winner each receive a gold coin. Age Group awards to top three. <13, 13-15, 16-17, 18-20, 21-25, 26-30, 31-35, 36-40, 41-45, 46-50, 51-55, 56-60, 61-69, 70+
Team Awards - Awards given to the team with the most finishers and also for the fastest group (top five runners places are added together to form team score) in three categories: Business, VT affiliated group, Open (any group or club not business or VT related).
Best Costume Leprechaun - wins a free pair of shoes from Blacksburg's amazing running store, RunAbout Sports!
$24.00 BEFORE March 6th.
$27.00 March 6th to March 16th
$30.00 on Race Day
Lucky Little Leprechaun Dash is free and you can register day of event from 7:30am to 9:45am.
Packet Pickup @ RunAbout Sports 4pm-8pm (3/16)
Packet Pickup @ race 7:30am-8:50am
Shamrock 4 Miler starts 9am
Lucky Little Leprechaun starts 10am
Shamrock Awards 10:15am