Rules of the race

There’s only a few, but they’re there none the less…

  • 1.5 hours to finish
    • Each team has 1.5 hours to complete the Race from their start time.
  • The race must be completed on foot
    • No taxis, bikes, skates, roller blades, or skate boards….Yes- it has been tried!
  • Follow the rules of the road
    • We don’t have permission to block paths or roads during our event so please only cross roads at traffic lights/ pedestrian crossing.
  • Drink Responsibly
    • Don’t get all silly… It’s St. Patrick’s Day, and yes, a wee drink or two will be had. However, we maintain the right to refuse you entry to the race if, bluntly put, you’re too drunk!
  • Dress Responsibly
    • It’s freezing out there… make sure you’ve got your thermal underwear on. And if it’s raining… well you know what to do…
  • Racers must wear green
    • OK so this isn’t really a “rule”, but please make the effort. You can always wear that green t-shirt over your black winter coat and thermals.
  • Over 18s only
    • Racers must be minimum 18 years old
  • Disclaimer
    • When you register for 3LR2024 on EventBrite you’ll be asked to sign a DISCLAIMER OF RESPONSIBILITY for you and your partner with the following text:
      “By entering the 3 Legged Charity Race, both I (Racer 1) and my 3 legged partner (Racer 2) agree to follow the race rules as outlined on
      We also agree to sign a disclaimer of responsibility stating:
      “We (both racer 1 and racer 2) acknowledge that the organizers of this event will not be held responsible for any injuries, accidents, or loss of property that may occur during and in connection with Shamrock Love’s 3 Legged Charity Race. By signing this disclaimer, we confirm that we are 18 years or older and that we are taking full responsibility for our own safety and well-being. We also give consent for our images and names to be used on digital and social media, websites, and any publications associated with the Shamrock Love’s 3 Legged Charity Race (Databehandleraftale- for further information please see –”