Nightbeat 2016

5K, Other

Event Date

Sat, Sep 10, 2016


Rochester, MN


Activity Today Later

Running-5K - Individual Age group/open

$20 $20 Closed

Walking-2 Mile - Individual Age group/open

$20 $20 Closed

Walking-5K - Individual Age group/open

$20 $20 Closed

About This Activity

The Nightbeat 5k Run/Walk and 2 Mile Walk are events as fundraisers for the Rochester/Olmsted County Law Enforcement Memorial Association to build a memorial for law enforcement officers, detention and corrections officers who have either died or were killed in the line of duty throughout SE Minnesota history.

The course consists of a starting and finishing lap of Soldiers Field track then a lap around Soldiers Field Park.  Runners and Walkers participating in the 5k will run out and back on the trail system to near the Government Center and the 2 Mile Walk will make two full laps of Soldiers Field Park.

Event details and schedule

This Nightbeat event is to raise awareness of a need for a law enforcement memorial to honor fallen officers from southeast Minnesota.  Officers and deputies from agencies throughout SE Minnesota will particpate in a display of public safety equipment, scavenger hunt for kids, and a K9 demonstration, and other games and activities.

Timeline of activities                              

4:30 pm Registration begins

5:00 - 6:00 pm Vehicle and equipment display                                                                   6:00 pm K9 Demonstration

6:30 pm Kids Races

6;45 5k Run/Walk                                                                                                     6:55 2 Mile Walk                                                                                                         Pizza for all paid participants and donations requested for others after the event.                        8:00 pm Awards

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