Race Preview: 2016 O’Grady’s St. Paddy’s 5K Run

The inaugural O'Grady's St. Paddy's 5K will be held on March 12 at Sleeping Lady Mountain Resort in beautiful Leavenworth, Washington. This traffic-free run will be held on the Icicle River Trail. Expect views of Icicle Creek and Sleeping Lady Mountain as you run through the forested dirt trails. After finishing, there will be a post-race party at O'Grady's including beer, food, and other refreshments. Don't forget to wear green for this festive St. Patrick's Day event. If you are looking for a weekend run get-away, check out the O'Grady's St. Paddy's 5K package at Sleeping Lady Resort. This includes accommodations and race entries for 2, dinner, breakfast, and some great amenities.

Race participants will receive a commemorative Klean Kanteen stainless steel pint glass. They also will receive a first fill of draft beer at O’Grady’s for $3.17. Refills will be 50 cents off with the commemorative steel pint glass or with a race bib. O’Grady’s also will be selling a corned beef sandwich and Irish stew special. For the kids, a frosted sugar “runner” cookie will be given to all participants under the age of 11.

The first-place female runner will receive an Aspen Leaf Relaxation Massage and the first-place male runner will receive a Gentleman’s Facial or Resource Renewing Treatment Massage at Aspen Leaf Day Spa at Sleeping Lady Mountain Resort.

O’Grady’s St. Paddy’s 5K Details

Date: Saturday, March 12

Time: 11:00 A.M.

Location: O’Grady’s Pantry, 7375 Icicle Road, Leavenworth, 98826

Race Prices: $37.92
$27.37 – ages 12-18
Kids 11 and under are free

Race Website: Click Here

About Annette Vaughan (493 Articles)
Annette Vaughan is a runner and personal trainer in Canby, Oregon. She began running at the age of 30 and became hooked after her first race (even though she is a self-proclaimed slow runner.) She enjoys small local races from 5Ks to half-marathons, with a 30K on the books as her longest run ever. She has also become a huge fan of obstacle course races and just can't get enough of them. Annette is a certified personal trainer, who believes in promoting movement since our bodies were designed to move. The more we move, the better we move and function in everyday life.
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