Shamrock Run set for March 31 at The Exceptional Foundation

Kappa Delta Sorority at the Birmingham-Southern College will host their annual Shamrock Run on March 31 beginning at 2 p.m.

Shamrock, both a 5k and 1 mile fun-run event, will be held at The Exceptional Foundation at 1616 Oxmoor Road.  The registration fee for the 5K is $20 or $10 for the 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk; it is free for children 10 and under to participate in the Fun Run/Walk.

All proceeds from the event will benefit The Exchange Club Center for the prevention of child abuse in America and The Exceptional Foundation. They will join thousands of Kappa Deltas across the country in the fund-raiser to benefit local affiliates and chapters of PCA America.

The start and finish line are both located in The Exceptional Foundation’s parking lot.  During the race there will a children’s activity center inside The Exceptional Foundation.

The 5K will begin at 2 p.m. with the Fun Run/Walk starting shortly after at 3 p.m.

After the races we ask all participants to join us inside for the awards ceremony and a “Shamrockin’ Dinner” complete with door prizes and music! Awards are presented to overall winners and first place winners separated in the following age groups: 0-14, 15-19, 20-25,26-29, 30-35,36-39,  40-45,46-49, 50-55, 56-59, 60+ (male and female).

Paid preregistrants will receive a T-shirt and one  complimentary ticket to the Shamrockin’ Dinner on the day of the race. Day of race registrants will receive T-shirts and dinner tickets on a first come/first serve basis.  Additional T-shirts and dinner tickets may be purchased on the day of the race for family members and other supporters.

You can register online at (search for “Kappa Delta”) or pick up a community registration sheet at various locations around town including the YMCA and The Trak Shak, or register day of race starting at 12:30 p.m.


One response to “Shamrock Run set for March 31 at The Exceptional Foundation

  1. Paula Richards

    Kappa Delta Sorority — Good Day!
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