Event Info

What

The 5th Annual Run with the Cops 5k and 1/4 mile kids’ fun run Start/Finish line is on Front Street in Old Sacramento

When

Saturday, September 18, 2021

Where

Old Sacramento

Time

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!

Course

See Course Map

Features

Custom T-shirt, participants die-cast medals, refreshments, music, awards, 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

Awards ceremony to follow the event at approximately 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

Flyer download

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

Online Registration

Online Registration: Click Here!

Virtual Runners

If you cannot make the event, register as a virtual runner and your t-shirt and medal will be mailed to you approximately 2 weeks after the event.

Race Hotline

(916)978-0296 (Monday – Thursday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm)
or contact Michele Johnson at events@sacchaplains.com

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

$32 until 8/15/2021
$37 from 8/16/2021 until 9/17/2021
$40 on race day (if registering after 9/1/2021 or on race day, you will not be guaranteed a t-shirt in your size)

$22 kids under 17 doing 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 approximately 2 weeks after the event.

$15 price for extra adult t-shirts (must be pre-ordered at time of your registration prior to 9/1/2021)
$12 price for extra kids t-shirts (must be pre-ordered at time of your registration prior to 9/1/2021)
$10 price for upgraded t-shirt to tech shirt (must be pre-ordered at time of your registration prior to 9/1/2021)

FREE ENTRY for any law enforcement officer who shows up on race day and runs in full uniform and gear (you may wear running shoes). If you plan to enter in this category on race day, please send an email to Michele Johnson at events@sacchaplain.com so we can set aside a t-shirt and finishers medal for you. There will also be a special award for this category.

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 17, 2021. You can also pick up your race packet on race morning starting at 7:00 a.m.

Parking

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

Pets

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.