The Shamrock Experience

Bob’s Red Mill is returning as the official soup sponsor of the Shamrock Run! After crossing the finish line, escape the cold with a brand new (vegan) recipe! Make sure to stop by the Bob’s Red Mill booth at the Fitness Fair or at the finish line to try one of Bob’s Better Bars – On the go bars with simple ingredients, wholesome nutrition, and 5 delicious flavors.

All Shamrock Run Portland participants receive:

  • A 41st anniversary participant t-shirt
  • A 12-ounce pour of Widmer Brothers beer (ages 21 and older) in the covered Beergarden
  • A 6-ounce serving of Shamrock Irish soup, courtesy of Bob’s Red Mill
  • A commemorative medallion for finishers of all events!  (5k, 8k, Shamrock Stride and Leprechaun Lap)
  • A special commemorative medallion for 15k Shamrock medallion (15k finishers only)
  • A special commemorative Shamrock Half medallion (Shamrock Half finishers only)


Live on the Shamrock Main Music Stage 3-17-19

Back by Popular Demand: ComingUpThrees!

Portland lads are a force to be reckoned with on the Celtic Music Scene!  They rocked our socks off in 2018 and are back for more great fun on 3-17-19!












At the start line:

DJ Shawn Whittemore
Grant High School “Royal Blues” Choir

Entertainment on course will include the sounds of:

Highland Park Middle School Jazz Band
Power Pep Band
Beaverton High “Beaver Band”
Kell’s Irish Pipes and Drums
Cleveland High School Performance Band
Dexter McCarty Middle School Band

2019 Apparel

2019 Participant T-Shirt 









Women’s                                            Men’s

Other Prizes


The men and women winners of the 5K, 8K, 15K and Half (including the wheelchair divisions) will be mailed gift certificates from the Shamrock Run during the week of March 20 with instructions for how to redeem their weight in Widmer Brothers Gift Certificates.

Sorry, but no Shamrock Run awards, gift certificates or gift cards will be presented on race day.



The first five overall men and women registered finishers in the 5K, 8K, 15K and Half will receive Stanford’s gift cards in the following amounts:

  • 1st PLACE: $150 Stanford’s gift card
  • 2nd PLACE: $100 Stanford’s gift card
  • 3rd PLACE: $75 Stanford’s gift card
  • 4th PLACE: $50 Stanford’s gift card
  • 5th PLACE: $25 Stanford’s gift card


Top-five finisher awards will NOT be presented on race day. Instead, these award winners will be mailed their Stanford’s gift card during the week of April 4.

The top five overall finishers will also be mailed a special merchandise item, but are not eligible for age group awards. These items will be mailed by mid-April.


Age group competitions will be held in ALL races. The first three men and women finishers in each age group and the winners in the overall wheelchair divisions will receive a commemorative merchandise item. Age groups start at 14 and under and continue in 5-year increments (15-19, 20-24 and so on) through age 80.


Awards for registered finishers – coming soon!

Registration for 2019
Registration is Open!

Join us on 3-17-2019! The Shamrock Run features distances for every level of runner including a 5k, 8k, 15k and Half Marathon, plus a 1k Kids Leprechaun Lap and a 4-mile Shamrock Stride!

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Event Partners

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