Bay City St. Patrick's Day Races

Race Date : 
Sunday, March 18, 2018
Event type and distance: 
Leprechaun Races 1/4 mile, 1/2 mile, 1 mile; 8k Run, 5k Run, 5k walk, Irish double=8k & 5k
City and state: 

Bay City, MI

Race timed, managed or directed by: 


Race summary (about this race): 

Saturday's Fitness Expo will provide runners picking up packets with access to local vendors providing awesome opportunities at cool products and services. The first 1,000 runners picking up packets will receive a cool swag item for coming out early! Hang out for the first race of the weekend - the Leprechaun Run for the youngsters. Bring out the little ones for race distances of 1/4 mile, 1/2 mile and 1 mile or stop out near the start/finish line behind the Dow Bay Area YMCA to cheer the kids on!

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Event Venue: 
Downton Bay City-Center and Washington
Starting line address: 
301 Center Ave
Bay City
Zip code: 
Sponsor or race organizer : 

Tri to Finish

Registration dates: 
Now-Date of Race!
Race entry fee: 
8k Run-$25, $30 after 2/28; 5k Run & 5k Walk $25, $30 after 2/28; Irish Double $35; Leprechaun Races $7; My TeamTriumph/Stroller Division $25, $30 after 2/28
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Running club race calendar: 
Packet pick-up: 
Dow Bay Area Family YMCA, 225 Washington Ave, Bay City MI on Saturday, March 17, 2018 from 10AM to 3PM or Sunday, March 18, 2018 from 8:30AM to 10:45AM.
Swag, t-shirt sizes: 
Adult XS, Adult S, Adult M, Adult L, Adult XL, Adult XXL (+$2), Youth S, Youth M, Youth L, Adult Sm
Race Day Parking: 
Downton Bay City
Link to the results from previous years: 
Race director: 
Andy Brady
How many years has this race been held: 
45 years!
Proceeds will go to: 

Bay Area Runners Club

How many runners, Capacity : 
5,000+, Capacity for Irish Double is 850.
Prize Money, trophies, age groups: 
8k Run, 5k Run, and 5k Walk events will have awards for 1st-3rd Males and Females. Age Group Awards Age Breakdowns: 1-9, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-56, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-98
Race Start time for each distance: 
March 17-Leprechaun Races 2 pm; March 18-8k-9:30 am, 5k Run- 11:30, 5k Walk- 11:35am
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