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Florida Shamrock Distance Classic

March 2, 2024

Saint Petersburg, FL

Get ready to sham-rock and roll in the heart of Saint Petersburg, FL, as the Florida Shamrock Distance Classic returns on March 2, 2024! This half marathon will have you leaping over pot-of-gold potholes, racing past palm trees in full bloom, and crossing the finish line with a leprechaun-approved jig!
Get ready to sham-rock and roll in the heart of Saint Petersburg, FL, as the Florida Shamrock Distance Classic returns on March 2, 2024! This half marathon will have you leaping over pot-of-gold potholes, racing past palm trees in full bloom, and crossing the finish line with a leprechaun-approved jig!
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About The Florida Shamrock Distance Classic

The Florida Shamrock Distance Classic, held on 2nd March 2024 in Saint Petersburg, FL is a must-run half marathon race for all running enthusiasts. This event promises a thrilling experience on the fast and flat courses of the historic Fort De Soto Park.

For a runner looking to achieve their personal record (PR), this race is the perfect opportunity. The green theme at the Shamrock Distance Classic signifies a “GO” spirit, encouraging participants to give it their all. With the combination of a well-designed course and an atmosphere filled with enthusiasm, runners are bound to achieve their best times.

Saint Petersburg, also known as the Sunshine City, offers more than just the race. This fun-filled city boasts numerous attractions, including beautiful beaches, vibrant art districts, and delicious local cuisine. It’s the perfect destination for a post-race celebration, allowing runners to relax and unwind after their strenuous effort.

As for the weather during this time of year, runners can expect mild temperatures and plenty of sunshine. March in Saint Petersburg is renowned for its warm climate, providing the ideal conditions for a comfortable and enjoyable race experience.

So lace up your running shoes, join the Shamrock Distance Classic, and embrace the opportunity to not only conquer the half marathon but also immerse yourself in the charm of Saint Petersburg. As you cross the finish line surrounded by the cheers of the vibrant crowd, be prepared for an unforgettable experience that will leave you energized, happy, and excited for your next race adventure.

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