Flint St. Patrick's Day Celebration
Monday, March 17, 2014
Grand Marshal Mr. Mike Donlan
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 Monday, March 17, 2014 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, Men's Heavyweight division, luck of the day Pot O'Gold drawing, 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: 5:00 PM, Four Mile Run: 5:30 PM, Four Mile Walk: 5:31 PM
$18 Early registration (postmarked by 3/14/13), $20 March 15-17 and $5.00 Little Blarney Trot. Registration includes a commemorative Sweatshirt for the adults and children. Add $2.00 extra for XXL or XXXL. Make checks payable to Flint's St. Patrick's Day Run. Register here.
Registration by Mail: for entries received on or before March 14th, take advantage of the early registration discount. Click here for your registration form to mail to Complete Runner. Your packet and your commemorative sweatshirt can be picked up at Complete Runner on Friday, March 16. Race day registration will be held at the Masonic Temple at 3:30pm. PLEASE NOTE: Races start at University of Michigan-Flint, not at the Masonic Temple.
Location & Facilities
All events will start in Downtown Flint, on Kearsley Street. 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 near the U of M-Flint Theater Building, 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 at the Masonic Temple. Featuring the New Guilkey Trail that goes thru Mott Estate. The race is sanctioned by Track Athletic Congress (TAC) and is an event of the Genesee-Lapeer-Shiawassee Regional Fitness Council.
Aid Station / Split Times
There will be water at the 2 mile mark and at the conclusion of the race. There will also be a clock at the first mile mark, split callers at each mile and a clock at the finish line.
The Awards ceremony follows the events at the post race location at the Masonic Temple. Awards will be given to the overall Male and Female finishers, the Heavyweight Award and the Fitness Walk. 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.
For more information about any of these races, contact Complete Runner at 810-233-8851.