2016 Shamrock Series 5K - San Antonio, TX

Author: Amy Marquez

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Runners will enjoy a downtown San Antonio course, beginning and ending at La Villita Historic Arts Village at Mayor Maury Maverick Plaza in San Antonio where each runner will be presented with a finisher’s medal! Registration is limited to 2,000 participants.Get your Game Day going with a running start before enjoying the rest of the pre-game festivities! Join us for the 3rd Annual Shamrock Series 5K when the Irish head back to San Antonio to take on Army at the Alamodome!

Event net proceeds from the Shamrock Series 5K will go to fellowships and support for active-duty and veteran graduate students at the University of Notre Dame.

The race begins at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, November 12th at the La Villita, Mayor Maury Maverick Plaza (418 Villita St. San Antonio, TX 78205). Online registration is OPEN!


  • $35 through November 10th. (online until 12 a.m.) then available at packet pick-up location (YMCA Tripoint) Cash Only
  • $35 November 11th - Onsite at pack pickup (Grand Hyatt Hotel - Travis A Room) Cash Only
  • $40 Race Day 6:30 – 7:15 a.m. Cash Only


•UNDER ARMOUR Shamrock Series 5K race t-shirt
•Downtown San Antonio course beginning and ending at the historic Mayor Maury Maverick Plaza
•Finisher’s medal
•Bib/Chip timing

Packet Pick-up

  • Thursday, Nov. 10 - YMCA Tripoint (Onsite registration available-Cash Only)
    • 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Friday, Nov. 11 - Grand Hyatt San Antonio(Onsite registration available-Cash Only) Travis A Room
    • 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Race Day Morning - Mayor Maury Maverick Plaza (Registration available-Cash Only)
    • 6:30 a.m. - 7:15 a.m.

Participants are highly encouraged to pickup your packets before Race Day.

For more information please email gameday@nd.edu and the Game Day Operations staff will be happy to provide you with the information you need!

For information on Military Discounts please email gameday@nd.edu.

Please note:
• Strollers are not permitted on the Shamrock Series 5K course
• Registration is limited to 2,000 participants

Looking for an opportunity to be apart of the Shamrock Series 5K?  We are always looking for volunteers to assist us!

We have a number of volunteer opportunities for you to take part in: Start/Finish, Course Marshall, Medals, Packet Pick-Up, Registration, Water Stations, and much more. The Shamrock Series 5K would not be not possible without the help and support of our wonderful volunteers. 

All volunteers will receive a limited edition Under Armour Shamrock Series 5K volunteer shirt. 

Register to volunteer!

Make a Donation: 

To Graduate School fellowships for veteran and active duty grad students at www.crowdrise.com/shamrockseries5k

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