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  • Name
    Irish For a Day 5K/10K
  • City
    Minneapolis, MN
    Hennepin County
  • Events
    10K run
    5K run
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  • Race Date
    Mar 14, 2020 Saturday
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    Fleet Feet Minneapolis is proud to continue the strong Irish tradition by presenting the Everybody's Irish 5K and 10K at Lake Harriet.  After all, everyone is Irish for a day!  Please join us for a festive day full of shamrocks, blarney stones, and all things Irish.  Show your Irish spirit, and you could win a prize.  All participants receive a Celtic themed short sleeve t-shirt.  Kids shirts are short sleeve.  Finishers Shamrock Medals.

    This event will donate a portion of proceeds to the "Boston Marathon 2020 Team", that supports the Boston Campus School, a private education day school for students with medically complex needs. Minnesota member of the "Boston Marathon Team" John Murray, 30 years old of Minneapolis, has overcome brain cancer and will be running one year to the date after complex brain surgery to remove a tumor and will race for others in need. He follows the motto of his running idol, Eliud Kipchoge, exhortation that "no human is limited."


    Post-race refreshments | treats ! 

    Event details and schedule

    Parking is limited in surround neighborhoods.  Carpooling is encouraged. 

    PPU - Fleet Feet Marathon Sports - 2312 W 50th St., Mpls., MN  55410

    March 1-13th during store hours:

    M-Th: 9a-8p

    Fri: 9a-6p

    Sat: 9a-6p

    Sun: 11a-5p

    Race Day: 7:45 AM Lake Harriet Bandshell

    Kids Run:  8:40a

    10K:  9:00a

    5K: 9:05a

    Families, strollers, dogs are welcome and encouraged.  Please line up behind all runners.  

    After registering, like us on Facebook for chances to win prizes before you start your run. 

    Don't forget to show your Irish spirit. 


    Race cancellation and weather policy:
    Events may be delayed, shortened or in rare circumstances canceled, in the event of inclement weather including lightning, wind, heat, snow, or the threat of imminent severe weather which may harm or injure participants, staff, set up crew and bystanders. The event time frame includes setup, race and tear down. All possible attempts will be made to contact those involved by email, website, and social media. No refunds or transfers allowed.


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  • Added to our Directory
    Nov 5, 2013
  • Last Updated in our Directory
    Jan 8, 2020
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