March of Dimes Shamrock Run 5K set for Friday

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - The 2011 March of Dimes Shamrock Run 5K and Fitness Walk takes place Friday.

This year's St. Patrick's Day Parade Grand Marshal Walter Crawford will provide official race start. Nearly 2,000 runners will participate in the fund-raiser for the March of Dimes. There's a 6 p.m. shotgun start March 11 at City Market.

There will also be a children's run and many runners in costume. Entry fees and donations can be made online via

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