2015 ASHEVILLE SHAMROCK 10K/5K
Asheville Catholic School
Saturday, March 14, 2015
Fun Run starts at 8:30 AM
5K Starts at 8:45 AM
10K Starts at 9:00 AM
Thank you to all of our participants, sponsors, volunteers and spectators for making this race a success. Results are posted below. We will see you again on March 12, 2016.
The event is capped at 500 runners for the 5K and 10K combined.
Online registration is now closed. You may register in person on Friday and Saturday at the times shown below.
- Early entry (January 1, 2015 - January 31) - $25
- Regular entry (February 1 - February 28) - $30
- March 1 thru Race Day - $35
- Early entry (January 1, 2015 - January 31) - $20
- Regular entry (February 1 - February 28) - $25
- March 1 thru Race Day - $30
1K Fun Run
- January 1, 2015 through Race Day - $10
Military organizations, businesses, and non-profit clubs and organizations may receive the group entry fee of $20 for 5 entries or more provided all entries are mailed in the same envelope and paid for with the same check. Click HERE to download the Group Entry Form. Entries must be received by February 28 and will not be accepted at Packet Pickup/Late Registration. Group entry is not available on line.
Awards will be presented to the top three overall male and female and top three masters (40 & Over) male and female in each race.
Awards will be given to the top 3 male and female finishers in the following age groups for each race:
6 & Under, 7-9, 10-11, 12-13 - These age groups will be receive medals
14-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74 and 75 & Over
Fun Run participants will receive a finisher medal.
Please plan on being present for the awards ceremony or make arrangements for someone else to pick up your award. Awards will not be mailed.
We will have a costume contest for both kids and adults. The best St. Patrick's Day themed costume (1 child and 1 adult) will receive a prizes during the awards ceremony of the 5K.
Packet Pickup/Late Registration
Friday, March 13 – 5:00-7:00 p.m. – Asheville Catholic School Gymnasium
Saturday, March 14 – 7:30-8:30 a.m. - Asheville Catholic School Gymnasium
Race day registration will end at 8:30 a.m. sharp for the 5K & 10K to allow processing by the race timer.
Entry fees are non-refundable. Runners may request a 50% credit towards the 2016 race through IM Athlete.
The race will utilize chip timing. Chips must be worn on your shoe in order for you to receive a time.
The courses remain the same for 2015 taking runners through North Asheville, along the following routes:
Culvern to Beaverdam to Temple to Ottari to Kimberly to Country Club; up Griffing and around Rose Garden; down Griffing to Country Club to Hampstead to Kimberly to Holborne to Ottari to Temple to Beaverdam to Culvern
Click HERE to download the 5K Course Map
Click HERE to download the 5K Course Profile
We will use the same course introduced in 2013 for the 10K.
Culvern to Beaverdam to Temple to Ottari to Kimberly to Edwin to Charlotte to Cherokee to Sunset to North Griffing to Country Club to Hampstead to Kimberly to Holborne to Ottari to Temple to Beaverdam to Culvern
NOTE: There is ongoing construction on the upper portion of Sunset Drive, however, we have been assured by the City of Asheville and the contractor we will be able to run on it on race day.
Click HERE to download the 10K Course Profile
Click HERE to download Turn-By-Turn Directions for both courses
Limited parking is available at the Asheville Catholic School. Parking is also available at Asbury Memorial Church, Ingles and surrounding neighborhood side streets. Please do not park in the North Asheville Animal Hospital parking lot across from the school on Beaverdam as they are open for business that morning.
Races don't happen without great volunteers. If you would like to be part of this event, support Asheville Catholic School and be there in various ways for our 500 runners, we would love to have you. Click HERE to sign up for any of our available spots.
Preliminary results will be posted at the race site throughout the morning. Final results will be posted here by Saturday evening.
Please email general race questions to firstname.lastname@example.org