43rd edition of the spring tradition. Run For The Shamrock

43rd Annual Run For The Shamrock

Presented by and Supporting: Sheldon High School Track Program

Event managed by: Eclectic Edge Racing

Date: Saturday, March 12, 2022

Time: 9:30am – 5K & 10K runs start


Location: Alton Baker Park – Eugene, Oregon


Event Description: After a 2-year break, we are excited to be hosting our team fundraiser “Run for the Shamrock” event on Saturday, March 12th.  This will be the team’s 43rd year of hosting this community Run/Walk event.  Proceeds from the event benefit the Sheldon High School Track & Field program.

Distances: 5K (3.1 miles) & 10K (6.2 miles)

Courses: The courses are flat, fast, and scenic through Alton Baker Park on the bike paths, adjacent to the Willamette River, starting and finishing near the shelters in Alton Baker Park.  Due to construction along the river, the courses will not cross the river. Click here for a 10K COURSE MAP.  Click here for a 5K COURSE MAP.

Entry Fees:
  • Adults – $25 without a shirt, $30 with long sleeve dry-fit t-shirt.
  • Youth (14 & under) – deduct $5 – through March 7, 2022.
  • On race day, add $5 to all entry options.
Shirts are available with online registration if ordered by Friday, March 7, 2022, and while quantities last.


In-person at:
  • Eugene Running Company (116 Oakway Center) through  Friday, March 11,  2022, @ 5PM
  • On race day, from 7:45am to 9:15am.
Online registration is available through the link below:
Packet Pickup: On race day from 8:00am to 9:15am.

Awards: Awards will be presented in both the 5K and 10K events to the top overall male and female finisher and the top three in each group. All participants will be eligible for random prize drawings.

Age Groups: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 & over.

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