Shamrock Series 5K Boston

Author: Amy Marquez

Boston Bound!

The Shamrock Series 5K will get Game Day going with a running start.


Join us for the 2nd Annual Shamrock Series 5K when the Irish head to Boston to take on Boston College at Fenway Park! Get your Game Day going with a running start before enjoying the rest of the pregame festivities!

Runners will enjoy a scenic downtown Boston course, beginning and ending at the iconic Boston Common, where each runner will be presented with a finisher’s medal! Registration is limited to 3,000 participants

Event net proceeds from the Shamrock Series 5K will benefit Graduate Student Fellowships at the University of Notre Dame, which enable Graduate Students to pursue research and coursework in their field of study.

The race kicks off at 8:00 AM on Saturday, November 21st in Downtown Boston at Boston Common (139 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116). Online registration is OPEN

Can’t run, but want to be a part of the race? Register to volunteer here


•UNDER ARMOUR Shamrock Series 5K race t-shirt
•Scenic downtown Boston course beginning and ending in Boston Common
•Finisher’s medal
•Awards from Under Armour for top overall and age group finishers
•Post-race hydration and snacks provided by Gatorade
•Bib timing

Please visit the Shamrock Series website for more information on all weekend events in Boston.

Have questions? Please email and the Game Day Operations staff will be happy to provide you with the information you need!

Please note:
• Strollers are not permitted on the Shamrock Series 5K course
• Registration is limited to 3,000 participants

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