Press Release: Citizens Shamrock Races & St. Patrick’s Parade Return to Manchester This Weekend
Citizens Shamrock Races & St. Patrick’s Parade Return to Manchester This Weekend
Millennium Running Expects Over 2,500 Eager Runners and Walkers
March 24, 2022
For Immediate Release:
MANCHESTER, NH – With the support of the City of Manchester and title sponsor Citizens, over 2,500 runners and walkers are expected in Millennium Running’s Citizens Shamrock Half Marathon & Relay and Citizens Shamrock Shuffle this weekend.
The Citizens Shamrock Half Marathon & Relay is a multi-loop, downtown, 13.1 mile course that will start at 8:50am on Saturday, March 26th. Road closures, detours, and delays are outlined at https://www.millenniumrunning.com/road-race-notice-shamrock-race-weekend-325-26/21450
The Citizens Shamrock Shuffle is a family-friendly, 2 mile run/walk that takes place on Sunday, March 27th at 11:00am and immediately precedes the Manchester St. Patrick’s Parade. After a 2-year absence due to Covid, the Parade makes its return to downtown Manchester, stepping off at noon on Sunday.
New Hampshire Food Bank, a program of Catholic Charities NH, is the official charity of the Citizens Shamrock Half Marathon & Relay and Shuffle. Millennium Running is expected to generate nearly $10,000 for the organization. To date, Millennium Running and runners have raised over $25,000 for New Hampshire Food Bank and generated over 1.1 million dollars for local charities and organizations through its charitable efforts.
For additional information on covering the event please email or call Race Director John Mortimer firstname.lastname@example.org | 603-512-1976.
More information is also found on the event website: https://www.millenniumrunning.com/shamrock