SPRINGFIELD, Missouri (January 28, 2013) – Ultramax Sports announces that Dublin’s Pass Irish Pub and Restaurant will become the title partner for their popular ShamRox 15K and 5K event hosted in Springfield, Mo.
As part of the agreement, Dublin’s Pass will host the post race food, beverage and entertainment festivities. Each adult participant will receive complementary beverages provided by the Guinness, the ShamRox presenting partner. Dublin’s Pass will provide participants with sample food items from their popular Irish-themed menu.
“The Dublin’s Pass partnership delivers a fantastic post-race celebration to our participants. This is St. Patrick’s Day done right, and we could not be more excited about the partnership,” said Mark Livesay, owner and president of Ultramax Sports.
The 2013 ShamRox event is set for Saturday, March 16th. The event features a 15K and 5K run/walk event. The start, finish, and post-event celebrations will all take place at Dublin’s Pass Irish Pub and Restaurant, located on 2767 West Republic Road, Springfield, Mo.
“We are thrilled to have the chance to work with Ultramax Sports on this year’s ShamRox race. Our St. Pat’s Weekend Bash is something we look forward to all year, and adding the race as part of the festivities is the perfect fit! We can’t think of a better way to finish a St. Patrick’s themed run, than with Guinness, Irish food, and live music!” – Laura Head, Marketing & PR Director for Dublin’s Pass.
The Kitchen Inc. was selected as the official charity partner for ShamRox. Ultramax Sports will make financial contributions to The Kitchen. The participants and spectators are asked to help and to consider bringing a food donation item with them to the event.
“The Kitchen organization is truly a helping community. They do amazing work in and around the Springfield area, and we are thrilled to play a part in helping them reach some of their goals. Dublin’s Pass, The Kitchen and Guinness is simply the perfect combination and sets the stage for an amazing event,” said Livesay.
Rorie Orgeron, CEO of The Kitchen commented on the charity’s involvement with the event: “The Kitchen is honored to be selected as the charity partner for the ShamRox run. Our partnership with Ultramax Sports is one that I hope to continue and build on for many years to come. As the charity partner, we hope to create awareness of the many programs and services The Kitchen, Inc. offers to our community.”
ShamRox is limited to the first 2,000 entries. Online registration is open and you can register at Ultramax Sports, 1254 E Republic Rd, Springfield, Mo or visit www.ultramaxsports.com
About Ultramax Sports
Ultramax Sports has diversified itself into all corners of the active lifestyle market. Ultramax Sports owns and operates three running retail stores and produces more than 15 owned events each season. A second division offers event production, event marketing, advanced chip timing, equipment rental services and logistics to more than 60 events around the region. The Ultramax Sports brand ranks among the most recognized and respected brands in the active lifestyle industry, attracting participants and partners from across the region and nation. www.ultramaxsports.com
About Dublin’s Pass Irish Pub and Restaurant
In Dublin, Ireland, the local pub is the focal point where people meet to share a meal, to share a pint, to share a story and a laugh. Where the young and old will go to meet their friends. Where strangers go to meet new friends! Dublin’s Pass brings that Irish hospitality to Springfield, MO. So pull up a stool, enjoy some authentic Irish food and a perfect pint. You’re a stranger at Dublin’s Pass, but only once. www.dublinspass.com
About The Kitchen, Inc.
The Kitchen, Inc. is a local charity organization whose purpose is to serve those in the Springfield community. All contributions are utilized for the betterment of their immediate service area. They serve a very diverse population and needs with the many programs sponsored by The Kitchen. The Kitchen is widely recognized as a progressive innovator for meeting needs and addressing root cause of poverty and homelessness. Services of the Kitchen include: housing, food, counseling, healthcare, education, youth services, clothing, advocacy, life skills, and homelessness prevention. http://www.thekitcheninc.org
Mark Livesay, Ultramax Sports Owner
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For more information about Ultramax Sports and the ShamRox 15K and 5K events visit www.ultramaxsports.com.