Officer Robin Vogel Memorial 5K

Event Date

Sat, Oct 4, 2014


Decatur, IL

About This Activity

The inagural Robin Vogel 5K run/walk is being held to honor and remember Officer Robin Vogel. Robin was a Decatur, IL Police Officer who was killed in the line of duty. Robin's patrol vehicle was struck by a drunk driver on 10/1/05. Two days later on 10/3/05 she succumbed to her injuries suffered in the accident. The money raised from this event will go towards a scholarship in Robins name that will be given to a High School senior in the Decatur/Macon County area.  Also a portion of the money raised will be donated to the National Law Enforcement Fallen Officers Fund in Washington DC.

Event schedule and times



Nelson Park Decatur, IL

Finishers medals awarded to all participants. Also awards given out for top 3 male/female finishers for each age group along with award for top overall male and top overall female finisher.

Race Day parking is available in the parking lot to the east of Nelson Blvd. Parking is also available along Nelson Blvd. Parking areas will be marked to avoid any confussion.

Packet Pickup will be available on 10/3/14 from 5pm-7pm at the Nelson Park pavilion.

If you are picking up your packet the day of the race you MUST have your ID with you.

If you have ANY questions feel free to email the race director directly at Please put Robin Vogel 5K question(s) in the subject line

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