The luck of the Irish will be on your at the Irish 5k/10k! This race gives participants the opportunity to test themselves at either the 5k or 10k distance. The event begins and ends at the Bentonville Community Center.
When: Saturday, March 20th, 2021
Where: Bentonville Community Center (1101 SW Citizens Circle)
*There will be NO race day or packet pick-up registration*
5K START TIMES (Updated 3/15/2021)
10K START TIMES (Updated 3/15/2021)
Our focus will remain on safety based on the latest guidelines provided. To prioritize the health and safety of all athletes, volunteers, and staff we are taking preventative measures and implementing the following:
Participants will have the opportunity to defer, not attend, or switch to a virtual event if they are experiencing any symptoms.
Race Guidelines & Protocols (PLEASE READ BEFORE REGISTERING)
-Limited Field Size according to state and CDC guidelines
-No race day or expo registration.
-No race day packet pick up.
-All participants are required to wear a mask or face covering except while actively participating in the event.
-Practice social distancing between athletes, volunteers, and staff at all times.
-To minimize large groups, all participants will be assigned a specific "start window". Each window will hold 50 participants. Corral assignments are based upon the estimated finish time given at registration.
-No Touch Aid Stations
-Do not linger. Finishers will not be permitted to wait to other finishers. We will ask all participants to keep moving through the finish line chute.
-No award ceremonies on race day. Awards will be announced virtually and awards can be picked up at a later date at the Downtown Activity Center or will be mailed.