99.1 PLR Connex Credit Union Shamrock & Roll 5K

March 4, 2018

Toad’s Place, New Haven, CT

Home of the USATF CT 5k Championship

Get ready for Connecticut’s largest St. Patrick’s themed road race!


Enjoy a flat course and after party with BEER at New Haven’s legendary Toad’s Place for runners 21+. Race is again limited to 2,500 participants. Register early to guarantee your spot!

Early Packet Pick-Up: March 2 & 3 from 10am-6pm at Woodbridge Running Company, 7 Landin Street in Woodbridge, CT. FREE winter running gloves to the first 100 to pick-up! Must be in-store to redeem gloves.

Raceday Schedule:

7:30 a.m. – Packet pick-up and registration

9:00 a.m. – 5K Start (in front of Payne Whitney Gym)

9:30 a.m. – Post-race party 

10:30 a.m. – Awards Ceremony

Awards: Top three race finishers in each age group. Age groups: Men & Women 12 & under, 13-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+

Dress up! Don’t forget to dress up in your best St. Patrick’s Day themed costumes! Awards presented to best individual and group costumer. In addition to overall and age category winners, awards also given to shortest, tallest and slowest finisher! *Must be present to win!

Tech Tees: Long sleeve tech shirts to the first 2,000 entrants! Sizes are first come, first serve. To guarantee your size, visit our early packet pick-up! All remaining participants receive cotton tees. Shirts are not for sale.

Parking: Roads will close shortly before 9am. Street parking will be available for participants. Meters do no run on Sundays – FREE PARKING! Suggested parking along Broadway, York Street and Elm Street allows easy access after the race. To avoid any race day stress, arrive early!

Post-Race Party! Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day after the race with an exciting awards ceremony, live music, food, beverages and beer for 21+!


The Diaper Bank seeks to elimate #DiaperNeed in Connecticut. The Diaper Bank is a non-profit organization that has provided over 20 million diapers to families in need in  New Haven, Fairfield, Hartford, Middlesex and Windham Counties.

Huggie’s Diaper Challenge– We encourage all runners to bring a package of diapers to the race to donate to The Diaper Bank.

Fundraise $100 or more for The Diaper Bank and receive a free entry into this year’s race! Once you have raised $100 contact jody@jbsports.com for details on how to claim your free entry. Register to fundraise or make a donation using the link below


Thank you to our generous sponsors:

For more information, email Jody Damsky: jody@jbsports.com or 203-481-5933


2018 PLR Shamrock & Roll Overall

2017 PLR Shamrock & Roll Overall

2016 PLR Shamrock & Roll Overall

For results from previous years, please refer to the JB Sports Race Results Database.