Peace Officers' Memorial Valor Run

Date

Start: Saturday, October 19, 2013 @ 9:00 AM (MDT)

Address
America the Beautiful Park Cimino Drive & Colorado Avenue
Colorado Springs , CO 80903
Registration Closing Date

Saturday, October 19, 2013 @ 6:00 AM (MDT)

Organizer's Website

http://peaceofficermemorial.com

About This Activity

A memorial will be built in Colorado Springs in America the Beautiful Park to honor local peace officers who have made, and who will make the ultimate sacrifice while protecting our community. Proceeds from this event will go toward the construction of the Pikes Peak Region Peace Officers' Memorial. Since 1895, 29 peace officers have been killed in the line of duty in El Paso and Teller Counties.

VENUE

Our venue will be the location of where the Memorial will be placed - America The Beautiful Park.

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE MEMORIAL

www.peaceofficermemorial.com/InMemory.htm

WALK IN/DROP OFF LOCATIONS

Boulder Running Company - 3659 Austin Bluffs Parkway, #32, (719) 278-3535; Colorado Running Company #1 - 833 North Tejon, (719) 635-3833; Colorado Running Company #2 - 9275 North Union Boulevard, 120; Runners Roost - 121 North Tejon, (719) 632-2633. Applications will be picked up at 3:00pm on 10-18-2013. After that time, race day registration only.

REGISTRATION FEES

Active.com = $20.00 + processing fee, walk-in/drop off registration = $25.00; Race Day = $30.00, Kids under 6 years will be free, if accompanied by an adult.

COMMEMORATIVE T-SHIRTS

Pre-registration fees include a commemorative t-shirt. Race day t-shirts (50/50 cotton blend) are first come, first served as quantities are limited.

RUNNER PACKETS

Will be distributed on race day morning, starting at 7:30am. Any unclaimed runner packets will NOT be mailed.

5K RUN/WALK

This is a low-level course that is a great start for anyone who is an experienced runner or a first timer. It is along Fountain Creek south on the western perimeter of America the Beautiful Park. No animals, no baby joggers/strollers, no earbuds/headphones, no bikes/trikes. Please respect the safety of all. Thank you.

3K WALK

The 3K Fun Walk event will not be timed, but is a popular event. This is a low-level course that is a great start for anyone. It is along Fountain Creek north on the western perimeter of America the Beautiful Park. Children under the age of 6 that are accompanied by an adult are free. No animals, no baby joggers/strollers, no earbuds/ headphones, no bikes/trikes. Please respect the safety of all. Thank you.

Kids Shirts

There are no kids shirts for those 6 years and younger, who do not pay an entrance fee.

AGE GROUPS

0-10, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80-89, 90-99

AWARDS

Prizes will be given to the top male and top female runners. Certificates of accomplishment will be presented to the 1st in all age groups. No duplicate awards.

VISIT THE 5K COURSE

www.pprrun.org/maps/AmericaTheBeautifuParkCourseMap5K.pdf

FINISH LINE MANAGEMENT

Finish Line Management is provided by the Pikes Peak Road Runners. Results and other information can be found at www.pprrun.org

EVENT STAFF ARE ALWAYS WELCOME

Lt. David Edmondson - edmondma@ci.colospgs.co.us or 719/351-1874

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE RUN

http://peaceofficermemorial.com/News.htm

Fees

$20.00, $25.00, $30.00

Additional Date Information
9:00am MDT

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