Event Info


The 5th Annual Run with the Cops 5k and 1/4 mile kids’ fun run start and finish at 2nd and J Streets in Old Sacramento


Saturday, September 19, 2020


Old Sacramento


Race Day Registration: 7:00 – 8:30 am
Kids’ 1/4 mile (ages 11 & under): 8:10 am
5k Run/Walk: 8:30 am sharp!


See Course Map


Custom T-shirt, participants die-cast medals, refreshments, music, awards, random prizes, digital race timing by Rich Hanna and Capital Road Race Mgmt. If registering after September 1, you will not be guaranteed a race t-shirt in your size.

Age Divisions

12 & under, 13-15, 16-18, 19-29, 30-39, 10yr. increments to 80+.  This is a stroller-friendly event. Strollers will need to start at the back of the pack.


Awards ceremony to follow the event at 9:45 a.m. Prizes for overall winners and top three finishers in each age division. All participants will receive finishers die cast medals. First place boy and girl in Kids Fun Run receive plaques.

Ace Award

Each year we will award a $100 Amazon gift card to the participant who finishes exactly in the middle of the pack in honor of K9 Ace.  Read his story on the ACE AWARD page. Click Here


Stick around during the awards because there will be great random prizes drawn from your bib number.

Flyer download

Download the 5th Annual Run with the Cops flyer to print or email to a friend: Click Here!

Online Registration

Online Registration: Please Note: Our 2020 race has been cancelled due to Covid 19, Check back to register for the 2021 race!

Virtual Runners

If you cannot make the event, register as a virtual runner and your t-shirt and medal will be mailed to you.

Race Hotline

or contact Lisa West at marketing@sacchaplains.com

Entry Fees
Race entry includes entry bib, timing chip, t-shirt and finisher’s medal.

$32 until 8/15/2020
$37 from 8/16/2020 until 9/18/2020
$40 on race day

FREE ENTRY for any law enforcement officer who shows up on race day and runs in full uniform and gear.

$22 kids under 17 doing to 5k at all times
$16 kids fun run (11 and under) at all times

$32 for virtual runners and your t-shirt and medal will be mailed to you.

$15 price for extra adult t-shirts
$12 price for extra kids t-shirts
$10 price for upgraded t-shirt to tech shirt

Packet Pickup

You may pick up your race packet from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Fleet Feet Sports (2311 J Street, Sacramento) on Friday, September 18, 2020. You can also pick up your race packet on the race morning starting at 7:00 a.m.


There is a large parking structure directly across the street from the Railroad Museum in Old Sac.


Due to the fact that several “working K9 officers” will be participating in the event as well as city restrictions, we cannot allow any pets on the course. Please do not bring pets.