Shamrock Shuffle kicks off in Chicago

March 30, 2008 4:57:45 PM PDT
The running season began in Chicago as 30,000 people took part in Sunday morning's Shamrock Shuffle.The 8K run and 5K fitness walk began in Grant Park and traveled through the downtown area.

This year is the 29th year for the Shamrock Shuffle, which is now sponsored by Bank of America.

Following the run Sunday, there was a big party at Buckingham Fountain.