We are excited to have Police in the Park back for 2021!
Come on out to beautiful Etowah River Park in Canton & bring the whole family to “Police in the Park”! Canton Officers will be doing their best to keep up with you as you enjoy this fast-paced course. Officers and command staff will be awarding medals after the run. We hope to see you at the starting line at 9:00 a.m.
*Kids Fun Run
*Public Safety Vehicles on display
*CPD promotional handouts
Proceeds from the event go to the Canton Police Explorers
Event details and schedule
Proceeds from the event go to a Police Fund; which provides support and funds for local families and individuals in times of need.Entry & Registration Fees
Pricing (ends 9/25/21)
- 5K: $25
- Fun Run: $15
- Virtual 5K: $30
Late Registration (9/26/21 - 10/2/21)
- 5K: $30
- Fun Run: $20
- Virtual 5K: $30 (virtual registration closes 9/30/21)
All registrations include a race shirt (guaranteed when you register by 9/26, registrations afterwards will receive a shirt while supplies last.Event Cap
Due to course & space restrictions, the event is capped at 500.
Course & Timing
Awesome super flat CERTIFIED course through Etowah River Park & Heritage Park using the paved trail and the walking bridge that connects them. We'll be chip timing the start & finish, so you're guaranteed to get a great time you can use for the Peachtree.
Course #: GA16053WC
Awards & Goodies
Awards as follows:
- Overall M/F
- Overall Masters M/F (40+)
- Overall Grand Master M/F (50+)
- Overall Sr. Master M/F (60+)
- Top 3 in each of the regular 5 year age groups (10 & Under to 75+)
All participants registered by 9/26 are guaranteed a great race shirt in their size. After 9/26, sizes will be available while supplies last.
We've even got Ladies' cut available and also hoodies for an additional $10!
Groups & Teams
Grab your family, friends, and co-workers and participate as a team…you can score a great discount, and nothing will replace the additional fun.
All participants will automatically qualify for (1) FREE entry into one of the 2021 Five Star Thanksgiving Turkey Trots. See event website
Top finishers will also have the opportunity to earn a spot in the Championships held in January 2022. The number of spots available is based on the total registration...see event website
Event Courtesy & Refund Policy
Our events are designed to be fun for the entire family. With that in mind; any competitor, spectator, parent, volunteer, or sponsor, exhibiting unsportsmanlike
conduct or interfering with the positive, competitive atmosphere of the event will be asked to leave the venue and course immediately with no refunds.
All registrations are final. There are no refunds, deferments, or transfers .
Event will take place rain or shine. In the event of extreme weather, we will cancel for the safety of the participants...there are no refunds in this case.
Participants that do not show up to race/event forfeit their right to any swag.
No COVID-19 Refunds. If unforeseen circumstances arise due to COVID-19, including any Federal or State Health Emergency, refunds will not be provided. The event will go 100% Virtual & shirts will be shipped to participants.
September 26 - Deadline for Guaranteed Shirt in your Size
October 2 8:00 AM - Race Day Registration and check in Opens
October 2 9:00 AM - 5K Starts
October 2 10:00 AM - Fun Run Starts