Flint St. Patrick's Day Celebration
Sunday, March 17, 2013
Grand Marshal Mr. Patrick O'Reilly
The Original St. Patrick’s Day Four Mile Race
Go to the official race site.
Register now for the first big race of the season. Come Sunday, March 17, 2013 to run the Flint St. Patrick's Day Road Race the Pot O' Gold Four Mile Run & Walk with a scenic course, minimal turns, making the course flat and fast. Along with the 4 mile race, there will also be a 4 mile fitness and race walk, and-not to leave out the kids-the Little Blarney 1/4 mile fun Run. For more information about any of these races, contact Complete Runner at 810-233-8851.
Blarney Trot: 4:30 PM, Four Mile Run: 5:00 PM, Four Mile Walk: 5:01 PM
$25 Early registration to 2/28/13) FREE Commemorative Beer Glass to the first 500 to register, $30 March 1-17and $5.00 Little Blarney Trot. Registration includes a commemorative Sweatshirt for the adults and children. Add $2.00 extra for XXL. Make checks payable to Pot O'Gold Run. Register here.
Registration by Mail: for entries received on or before Feb 28th, take advantage of the early registration discount. http://www.potofgoldrun.com/
Location & Facilities
All events will start in Downtown Flint, at the Flat Lot. The course is wheel chair accessible. Race Day registration will be held at the Masonic Temple on Saginaw Street. Packets can be picked up on Friday, March 15th at Complete Runner, 915 S. Dort Highway, Flint, MI.
Staring on First St at Saginaw, the fast, flat and scenic 4 mile course runs through the University of Michigan-Flint campus, through the cultural area and loops around to finish on First St at the Flat Lot.
The Awards ceremony follows the events at the post race location at the Tent at the Flat Lot. Awards will be given to the overall Male and Female finishers, Masters Male and Female, 1st-4th Age Divisions in Running and Walking Events. The awards will be presented as soon as the race finishes and results are available. Little Blarney Trot Awards will be given at the completion of their race.