HOPE's 12th Annual Sham Rock N Run 5k

3/4/2023 Oviedo, FL 32765 US Directions RaceJoy Ready


Snooze for HOPE

8:00AM EST - 10:00AM EST

FREE Leprechaun Lap (for children under 10)

9:00AM EST - 10:00AM EST
Open to ages 1 - 9.

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at https://www.hopehelps.org/sham-rock-n-run-5k/.


2021 West State Road 426
Oviedo, FL US 32765


HOPE's 12th Annual Sham Rock N' Run 5k 
Saturday, March 4, 2023
Start Time: 8:00AM, Registration opens at 7:00am
Location: St. Luke's Lutheran Church, Oviedo, FL

The first 600 to register will receive a Performance T-shirt, Finisher’s Medal, and a custom race bib.

T-shirt sizes, are Adult sizes only and will not be guaranteed after January 27th, 2023

All participants are encouraged to dress up in their St. Patty's Day best! Prizes will be awarded for the best costumes. There will also be a special prize for the largest team. 

Children pushed in strollers are welcome to attend for free. All strollers and baby joggers must start at the back of the pack.

Parking is available on site.

For safety reasons, no skates, skateboards, bikes, or non-service animals will be allowed on the racecourse.

Awards will be given to the top 3 male/female runners in the following age categories:
9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+

All proceeds from the Sham Rock N Run benefit HOPE Helps, Inc., whose mission is to prevent and reduce homelessness in Central Florida. Learn more about HOPE at www.hopehelps.org

Packet Pick Up
The HOPE Chest Thrift Store
1802 W. Broadway St., Oviedo, FL 32765

Thursday 3/2, 10am - 5:30pm
Friday 3/3, 10am -  5:30pm 

Saturday 3/4 - 7am at St. Luke's at 2021 West State Road 426, Oviedo, FL 32765

Check back for Sham Rock N Run 5k Volunteer Opportunities.

*If you are not present on race day, the shirt and medal only will be available for pick up at HOPE Helps -  812 Eyrie Drive, Oviedo, FL 32765. beginning March 7th through March 16, 2023. They can be mailed to you for an additional $5 postage fee. Email events@hopehelps.org for more details.

The Sham Rock N Run is a fundraising event to benefit HOPE Helps, Inc. and no refunds or transfers will be given.

Race Contact Info

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Presenting Sponsor

Medal Sponsor

Shamrock Sponsor

Little Leprechaun Lap

Clover Sponsor

Water Station Sponsor

Opening Stretch


Food and Bev.

T shirt & Water

Race Bag


Available for Apple and Android devices.

Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for HOPE's 12th Annual Sham Rock N Run 5k.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
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