It was a slushfest!!
March 29, 2009
13,714 RUNNERS BRAVE THE ELEMENTS TO TACKLE 30TH ANNIVERSARY SHAMROCK SHUFFLE 8K, INCLUDING CHAMPIONS DEENA KASTOR AND EMMANUEL KORIR
U.S. Olympian Deena Kastor (Calif.) and Emmanuel Korir (Mich.) led a field of 13,714 runners through the snow today at the 30th Anniversary Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K. The race continued its storied tradition by ushering in the spring season in true Chicago fashion with temperatures in the low 30s and steady snowfall throughout the morning.