Participants hit the road at the start of the Shamrock Run on Saturday. The 17th annual 5K ru  and health walk started on Pope Avenue, ended at Coligny Plaza and was followed by a block party hosted by New York City Pizza. All competitors completing the race were rewarded with a green finishers beard.
Participants hit the road at the start of the Shamrock Run on Saturday. The 17th annual 5K ru and health walk started on Pope Avenue, ended at Coligny Plaza and was followed by a block party hosted by New York City Pizza. All competitors completing the race were rewarded with a green finishers beard. Jay Karr
Participants hit the road at the start of the Shamrock Run on Saturday. The 17th annual 5K ru and health walk started on Pope Avenue, ended at Coligny Plaza and was followed by a block party hosted by New York City Pizza. All competitors completing the race were rewarded with a green finishers beard. Jay Karr

PHOTOS: Hilton Head's Shamrock Run kicks off St. Patrick's weekend

March 16, 2013 6:50 PM