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Leprechaun Race

Reno Leprechaun Race

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Mar 11, 2018

Yes! There is a Leprechaun in the race – can you beat him?

Run in Reno’s vibrant and historic neighborhoods, Midtown and the Wells Avenue District, at the 6th Annual Leprechaun Race. The Leprechaun Race is an easy 5K that the whole family can enjoy. The relatively flat course starts and ends in front of the Terry Lee Wells Nevada Discovery Museum. Runners or walkers of all abilities can easily participate in this fun run.

Race178’s official leprechaun will also be joining in on the race, starting after all of the competitors are on the course with a healthy head start. If you beat the green elf across the finish line, you get a special prize! If the Leprechaun beats you, then the pot of gold gets bigger, which benefits the Discovery Museum. So wear a green outfit or create a St. Patrick’s Day costume and join the fun.

What Everyone Gets

  • Personalized race bib if you register by February 25th
  • A scenic and mostly flat course through the Midtown and Wells Avenue Districts closed to traffic
  • Leprechaun Race cup, Lenny the Leprechaun tattoo and more
  • Free entry into the Terry Lee Wells Nevada Discovery Museum on race day by showing your race number
  • Musical entertainment by Johnno “The Rhino” Lazetich and a bagpiper too
  • A finish line party with refreshments and a variety of vendors
  • The chance to race a real life Leprechaun and a distinctive pilsner glass
  • Chip timing
  • An awards ceremony with cool prizes
  • Hundreds of photos on the Race178 Facebook page that you can download free of charge
  • Race specials with local businesses, to be announced soon.

So what are you waiting for?! Plan ahead and register now (race day registration is not available).

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