If you are looking to outrun the cops and NOT go to jail, check this out! See if you can rundown the flatfoot. September 16th at Adado Riverfront Park is the second Annual Back the Blue 5K and one mile fun run.

Back the Blue 5K and Back the Badge Michigan are working together to host the second annual 5K race/walk. In addition to the 5K, there will be a one-mile fun run and different community activities with local law enforcement. The goal is to let the community and officers alike get to know each other on a deeper level. We urge the public to attend this event and get to know the people who protect them every single day.

COST:                    $35 Early Bird 5K Race – Includes T-shirt, Medal, Custom Bib and 50% off select merchandise (ends August 16)

                                $45 5K Race – Includes T-shirt, Medal, Custom Bib and 50% off select merchandise

                                $25 One-Mile Fun Run – Includes T-shirt

                                $20 Kids – Kids 12 and under are free and can run any race, but a shirt and medal is $20

                                $45 Virtual – Includes T-shirt, Medal, Custom Medal, 50% off select merchandise, and packet shipping

SPECIAL EVENTS:

  • Outrun the Cops – Run with the cops during the 5K and see if you can finish before them.
  • Fastest Cop in Michigan – An award will be given to the fastest female and fastest male cop to finish the race. The winner has bragging rights for the year.
  • Donut Obstacle Course – Run an obstacle course with a donut pool floaty around your race to see who can clock the fastest time.
  • Utility Belt Run – See what an officer goes through every day by wearing a weighted vest equal to the amount our officers wear every day.
  • Community Building events such as K-9 Demos, Police Vehicles, Food, Vendors, Local Mascots, Selfie Stations, and more.

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