The Patrol Stroll
|Saturday, September 22, 2012
NC Highway Patrol Training Facility
3318 Old Garner Road
Raleigh, North Carolina 27610
Event Organizer Website
Bobby Mack took top honors in the 2011 edition of this race with a 14:28 clocking – breaking the course record by 34 seconds. Betty Geiger took the women’s title in 17:45 – just 15 seconds slower than Jemissa Van Hoy’s course record of 17:30 set in 2010.
The race starts and finishes at the NCSHP Training Facility near Garner located at 3318 Old Garner Road, Raleigh, NC 27610. Part of the race is run on the NC Highway Patrol Driving Track.
The entry fee for the 5K is $20, $25 after September 18, up to and including race day. For the mile, the fee is $15 with no late fee, and for the Kid’s Dash the fee is $2. T-shirts will be given to the first 300 people who enter either the mile or the 5K.
In the 5K, cash awards of $500, $300 and $100 will be presented to the first three males and the first three females for 1ts, 2nd, and 3rd place, respectively. The top three in each of the following age divisions will also receive awards (both sexes): 15-under, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70-over. Awards will also be presented to the top three male troopers and top three female troopers.
There also will be team competition in the 5K. A team consists of three or more individuals who work for the same law enforcement team or military unit.
Mile/MADD"s Kids Dash
In the mile all finishers will receive an official time. The 50-yard MADD Dash is for children ages 12 and under.
Profits from the race will go to Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD).