Saturday, Sept 19, 2020 – 8 AM Start – 6th Annual
Halfway to St Patrick’s Day 5k
Celebrating Active Friendship/Love/Loyalty All the Way
Note: Friendship, Love and Loyalty are the virtues of the Irish Claddagh
7890 Main St N Maple Grove, MN 55369
Run or walk around Arbor Lakes in Maple Grove, MN on USATF certified 5k course with family & friends then return to included Claddagh Irish Pub & Restaurant for Irish Breakfast, beer, and light beverages (Irish Breakfast & beverages is included with 5k full registration!), Irish Music & More hospitality!
Timed/Scored on USATF Certified Course #MN15009RR
As with every CC event, official race results are submitted to MN Runner of the Year for MNROY records points
5k results by Youth, Open, Masters (Masters 5-year age groups > age 40-95) + Age-graded results
Race Morning Schedule @ Claddaugh Irish Pub in Maple Grove
6:30 AM – CC Race Event Worker (CCREW) Volunteers set up course, finish line & indoor registration @ inside the Claddaugh Irish Pub Restaurant right near and between the start and finish lines.
(More CCREW volunteers welcome to help; RSVP to CC Coach GaryWestlund@aol.com or call 612-245-9160)
7 AM – Pre-registered Check-in, shirt & bib # pick-up & Race Day $50 registration opens $5 Discount for no commemorative event shirt &/or $5 discount for No Irish Breakfast Options
7:50 AM – Registration Closes & Start Line Assembles for Pre-race Announcements
8 AM – START! Post race Claddaugh Irish Pub Breakfast Buffet, beer, cold and hot light beverages and Irish music await registered participants. This will be a great time to talk with one another, make new friends, and share your love for running and walking with faithful, loving family and friends.
9:15 AM – CCREW begins clean-up and then will join runners indoors for Irish breakfast and fun.
Celebrating the Virtues of the Claddaugh – Active Friendship/Love/Loyalty
by sharing RxExercise run & walk followed by the hospitality of the Claddaugh Irish Pub
Cheerful, welcoming CCREW volunteers, festive Irish motivation music, announcer, colorful 1/2 Way to St Patrick’s 5k shirt, holiday costumes welcome, free & convenient parking
NOTE: This 5k event will be conducted simultaneously with Charities Challenge’s 6th Annual US Constitution Day – We the People 5k Separate scoring results will be kept and published for each event’s participants/registrants. Let’s share our love of running, walking, all things Americana and Irish, as we share the pathways of this combined special event. Brilliant!