Outrun The Cops! & Walk For The Kids

5K, 10K

Event Date

Sat, Jun 6, 2015

Address

Gurnee, IL

Pricing

Activity Today Later

5K Run

$30 $30 Closed

5K Walk

$30 $30 Closed

10K Run

$40 $40 Closed

About This Activity

COP FAQs

-Do you really get to OUTRUN the COPS?Yes! Gurnee Police Officers and Police Officers from surrounding communities will line up at the rear of the race. Yes! Some of the Police Officers might actually beat you to the finish line.-Can I wear a costume? Yes! Cops chase robbers so feel free to wear running attire or a themed costumes-Can participants or businesses get their pictures taken with the Police Officers at the event? Yes! We will have an area set up for photos

Parking

Free Parking - Available behind the Gurnee Police Department and the Warren Newport Library

Business Opportunity

-If I own a business can I set up a tent and hand out material?Yes just contact us at gurneefoplodge266@gmail.com

Race Area

The majority of the course will be on the scenic Des Plaines River Trail (crushed limestone).

Awards

Winners of the follwing categories will be awarded the OUTRUN THE COPS! Winners MedalMale - Overall WinnerFemale - Overall Winner3 Deep in the following categories:Male - 12 & under, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+.Female - 12 & under, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+.

Packet pickup

Packet pickup is on raceway OR Friday June 5th from 8 a.m.-8p.m. at the Gurnee Police Department Community Room 100 N O'Plaine Rd Gurnee IL 60031

**Afterwards stick around and get some pictures with the Officers and squad cars.AwardsWinners of the follwing categories will be awarded the OUTRUN THE COPS! Winners MedalMale - Overall WinnerFemale - Overall Winner3 Deep in the following categories:Male - 12 & under, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+.Female - 12 & under, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+.Race t-shirts will be given out to participants that signed up prior to the deadline of May 24th. You can still sign up afterward but shirts are not guaranteed. OUTRUN THE COPS! & WALK FOR THE KIDS charity race is a great event for athletes and families alike. This year we are again teaming up with the Lake County Children’s Advocacy Center. The Advocacy Center is committed to providing a safe environment for children who are victims of abuse. Their goal is to investigate and help successfully prosecute offenders of child abuse without causing further trauma to the victims.The Gurnee FOP Social Lodge #266 is comprised of the men and women of the Gurnee Police Department and is a charitable organization under 501(c)(8) EIN: 36-3984361 that raises money throughout the year to help support other community organizations and special events or causes.

Fees

5K $30 until race day -$35 on race day. 10K $40 until race day -$45 on race day.

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