August 4 - August 6, 2017

Iowa Irish Fest
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ShamRock N Run 5k Run/Walk

Saturday, August 5th, 2017

Register here: 2017 Iowa Irish Fest 5k

Download paper copy here.

Registration and packet pickup begins at 7:30am
Race begins at 9am, at the corner of Park Ave and Mulberry St downtown Waterloo.
This will be a fun-filled 3.1 mile course through downtown Waterloo! Start your day off right with a little exercise, music, fun, prizes, food, and drink! 
You may run or walk the entire 5k distance. Strollers and families are welcome! The race will be chip-timed and medals will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers in each age category. Finish times will be posted at the end of the race.
Every registrant will receive a T-shirt, pass into the Iowa Irish Fest, water, snacks, and beer at the end of the race! Every registrant is also eligible for our excellent door prizes!

Online registration goes all the way through midnight, August 2nd.  First choice in t-shirt size not guaranteed after July 17th but you still get a shirt. Registration is open until the morning of the race. You will still get a t-shirt, but not necessarily in YOUR size! 😉
Early packet pickup will be downtown Waterloo at the Main Gate entrance, corner of Park Ave and Mulberry St, from 4pm-7:30pm on Friday, August 4th. You can also pick up your packet the morning of the race.
Please no pets. Please no coolers. This course is not USATF certified.

2016 Results
2015 Results
2014 Results Iowa Irish Fest 5K Overall Results

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Presenting sponsor:

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