Get your Irish on at the Spectrum Health 5K Irish Jig

St. Patrick's Day is always a great time of celebration and fun!

This year, why not start your St. Patty's Day celebration with the Irish Jig 5-K Race!

Now in its 35th year, the Irish Jig 5-K is a great way to kick off your running season while raising awareness for colorectal cancer and screenings.

Dr. Rebecca Hoedema is a colorectal surgeon with Spectrum Health and Kelsey Haynes is the Irish Jig Race Director. We got a chance to talk with them and learn about the event and the awareness it brings to colorectal cancer.

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2018 Spectrum Health Irish Jig

Saturday, March 17, 2018 at East Grand Rapids High School

Race begins with a staggered start at 9 a.m.

Register online: spectrumhealth.org/irishjig

Spectrum Health Cancer Center

If you have been diagnosed with cancer and would like a second opinion or consultation, please call 1-855-SHCANCER (1-855-742-2623).

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