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5K Course Map   l 10K Course Map


Date:   Saturday, March 15th, 2014

Time:   4pm

            Day-Of Registration opens at 3pm

Where: Vail Nordic Center l Vail, CO

Price:   Kids 1k Fun Run - FREE l Pre-registration - $17 l Day-of registration - $27

Pre-Registration & Bib Pickup: Friday, March 14th 4-6pm - Icebreaker Store, Solaris Plaza - Vail Village.

The first 125 registrants at pre-registration/bib pickup on Friday night will receive a free pair of Icebreaker merino wool trail running socks plus entry to win an Icebreaker winter outfit at the raffle ceremony on Saturday night at the after party! 

The third annual Vail Recreation District Krueger Family Shamrock Shuffle 5k and 10k races and the kids' 1k fun run will celebrate all things green in the spirit of St. Patrick’s Day! Taking place at the Vail Nordic Center, the event includes race categories for snowshoes and Yaktrax, as well as a non-prize-eligible running shoe category.

All races begin at 4pm on Saturday, March 15th, followed immediately by a lively post-race party inside the Nordic Center at the Happy Valley Grill including free beer from Crazy Mountain Brewery and a complimentary Bloody Mary and Irish Coffee bar from Avon Liquor.                                     

The Krueger Family Shamrock Shuffle will offer a fun athletic competition is a great way to keep you moving between the summer season of trail running with the La Sportiva Vail Mountain Trail Running Race Series. Sign up … whether you’re Irish or not!

The races will take place on the groomed trails of the Vail Nordic Center. Snowshoe rentals will be available on a first-come, first-served basis Nordic Center shop. Prizes will be given out to the top three women and top three men in both the snowshoe and Yaktrax 10k race categories. A free raffle for all racers will complete the fun with great prizes from local businesses as well as nationally-known brands.


For more information, please contact the VRD Sports department at 970.479.2280 or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Thank you to our wonderful sponsors!

We couldn't put on this fun event without the generous support of these businesses:



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                 carol d krueger attorney

        McClarrinon Grief Recovery -  Celynn McClarrinon Certified Grief Recovery Specialist                                                                                                                       

John Krueger Construction Grand Traverse Landscaping - Scott McClarrinon

                          Gallegos Corp

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Tubbs                         Big Delicious Catering                              

   Crazy-Mountain-Brewing-Co                                        avon liquor   

Group 970                            Vail Mountain Coffee  Tea         

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Sports Department

700 S Frontage Rd. E, Vail, CO

Phone: 970-479-2280

Fax: 970-479-2281

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The Vail Recreation Center Sports Department is located in the Vail Tennis Center building on the second floor. Parking is available in the Ford Park parking lots. From I-70, take the Vail exit and head east on South Frontage Road.

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