Schedule of Events
9:55 A.M. – Wheelchair Start
10:00 A.M. – Runners & Walkers Start
11:15 A.M. (Approx.) - Little Shamrock Fun Run for Kids

4 Mile Run: $25 (through 2/14), $30 (through 3/12), $35 packet pick-up and race day
4 Mile Run for KCTC Members: $22 (through 2/14), $27 (through 3/12), $32 packet pick-up and race day
Kids Fun Run: $10 (through 3/12), $12 packet pick-up and race day
Click here to register online.
Click here to download and mail-in a registration form.

Charity Partner
The Kansas City Track Club is excited to team up with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City as the official charity partner of the 37th Annual Westport St. Patrick’s Day Run! Click here to find out more about Big Brothers Big Sisters.

Packet Pick-up
Garry Gribbles Running Sports in the Ward Parkway Center.  Map
Friday, March 13th from 10:30 to 6:00 PM
Saturday, Race Day from 7:30 to 9:30 AM

Aid Stations
There will be an aid station at mile 2 and another at the finish.

Parking will be available in designated Westport parking areas.  Please do not park along the race route as vehicles will be towed.

We will have a potographer present to capture all the great memories.

LIVE results will be posted HERE immediately upon crossing the finish line! You can also sign up here (or during registration) to receive results sent directly to your mobile phone, Facebook wall, and Twitter page! A short video clip of you crossing the finish line will be included with your results!
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Competitive Team Competition
A Competitive Team consists of 3 or more runners. Prizes will be awarded to the three fastest teams, judged by the low total cumulative time for the first 3 finishers on each team (a “cross country” scoring format).

Centipede Team Competition
A Centipede Team consists of 3 or more attached runners. Think up a theme and make costumes! Cash awards of $100, $70, and $30 will be presented to the three most creative teams. The fastest Centipede will be awarded $60.

Fashion & Festivities  Costumes and festive attire are encouraged, so start planning your outfit today! The top 3 most creative costumes win prizes. Join us in a sing along of “When Irish Eyes Are Smiling” before the race and let your mind wander into the hills of the fatherland.

1. Dance to the best Irish Jig Contest – $25 Cash Prize.  This is great entertainment too.2. If a family of 3 or more sign up for a race, we can put their name in a drawing for prizes from Merchants to be announced at the race.  Must be present to win.
3. Spend $1 per raffle ticket at Packet Pickup and on race day to win one beer per week at a Westport Establishment.  Proceeds from the raffle go to Big Brothers Big Sisters.

Splits & Finish Time
Split times will be called at the one, two and three-mile marks.  Participants must move to the sidewalk after 90 minutes (11:30 A.M.).  This event is timed using a disposable bib tag timing device. No need to return your chip when you are done!

Garry Gribble Running Stores is providing 40 gift certificates. There will be gift certificates for overall winners and first place age group finishers, as well as socks for all age group winners.  The top 3 in each age group will receive one good-looking medal.


Shirts are guaranteed for the first 3,500 runners who register! Please be sure to read the t-shirt size chart, and choose the size that is best for you. We will exchange sizes only after the race.   XXL large shirts are available for an additional $2.00     

Finisher Medal 

Three Inch Finisher’s Medal for all this year at the Westport St Patricks Day Run! In Irish we would say this is “toirtiúil” – Large!

Course Map

Runners and Walkers will start on Westport Rd., in front of Kelly’s Westport Inn. Head West on Westport Rd to Clark St. Then turn Left, heading South on Clark St. Make another Left onto 43rd St., heading East. Turn Left onto Warwick Blvd, heading North to 38th St. Turn Right on 38th St, heading East.  Take 38th St. to Gillham and make a Left, heading North on Gillham on the west side of the road (Gillham is a divided road). Turn Left onto Linwood Blvd, heading West. Turn Left onto Broadway, heading South. Turn Right onto 34th St, heading West. Then turn Left onto Pennsylvania Ave, heading South. Follow to the Finish Line!