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2017 Shamrock Shuffle - Greater Illinois


Grant Park
Chicago Illinois

Date and time:

April 2,2017


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Shuffle to ENDALZ

Are you looking for a fun race to kick off the 2017 spring running season? Look no further! Challenge yourself to change the course of Alzheimer’s disease by signing up to be an ALZ Star and run the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8k. The 38th annual race is one of Chicago's best running celebrations, with a one-of-a-kind course that weaves its way through Chicago's Loop - starting and finishing in Grant Park! Go the distance in the fight against this devastating disease by training for and completing this super fun 8k while raising valuable funds to advance the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer’s Association.

Step 1: Register for the race by clicking on the link below:

Click here to register for the 2017 Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K

Note: In order to maximize the funds raised through this event, the ALZ Stars program does not automatically provide you with your race entry. You will need to register for the race separately. 

Now that you registered for the race, its time to join the team:

Step 2: Join ALZ Stars by clicking the link:  

Team benefits

Each ALZ Stars team member will receive an official ALZ Stars team shirt to train in and wear on race day. (Team members must reach $100 fundraising milestone before receiving their shirts.) We will provide you with access to a training plan, fundraising guidance, on course cheer support and, most importantly, the camaraderie and support of a team that is participating to achieve the same vision; A world without Alzheimer’s disease. We’ll celebrate our success and share our enthusiasm at a post race celebration! Once you JOIN ALZ Stars, you are ready to start fundraising! Together, we can outrace Alzheimer's Disease! 

Suggested Fundraising Minimum:  $300.00

Contact:  Sharri Scott, Manager, Athletic Events at 847.324.0378, or


Top Fundraisers

  1. Extra Mile Personal Gift Nikki Golden - $1,905.00
  2. Endurance Personal Gift Lisa Persaud - $1,005.00
  3. Breakaway Christine Cunningham - $770.00
  4. Breakaway Personal Gift Liz Mraz - $725.00
  5. Breakaway Katharine Fehr - $720.00
  6. Breakaway Personal Gift Terri Visovatti - $645.00
  7. Breakaway Anya Drew - $580.00
  8. Breakaway Personal Gift Tif Primus - $502.11
  9. Rally chase gruszka - $420.00
  10. Rally Personal Gift Jill Dreisilker - $395.00
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