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Colorado Springs Metro Torch Run

June 1 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join El Paso County Sheriff’s Office, Colorado Springs Police Department and surrounding agencies for the “Colorado Springs Metro Torch Run”.

The 4-mile torch run will raise money and support for the athletes and also continue our partnership with Special Olympics and Law Enforcement.

Day of Registration  I  9:00-9:30am

Torch Run Begins  I  10:00am

The run will begin at Safeway (3275 Colorado Avenue, CO Springs, 80904)

 

Athletes and Walkers join in (Distance to end .6 miles)

11:00 – S. Tejon Street/W. Colorado Avenue

Ceremony

11:15 – CSPD Chief Vicent Niski – Address (5 minutes)

11:20 – EPSO Commander Joseph Roybal– Address (5 minutes)

11:25 – Mr. Vince Egan – Athlete Address (5 minutes)

Refreshments

11:30 – 12:00

For more details, please contact Deputy Keenan Dukes at dewaynedukes@elpasoco.com or Detective Dedra Worley at worleyde@ci.colospgs.co.us

About the Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR)

LETR is Special Olympics’ largest grass-roots fundraiser and public awareness vehicle.  Law enforcement (the Guardians of the Flame) and athletes, light the “Flame of Hope” at events and competitions throughout the state to embody unity and inclusiveness.

During the months of May and June, law enforcement throughout Colorado will be carrying the “Flame of Hope” during the 2019 Torch Run Series.

Support this cause to raise awareness and funds for individuals with intellectual disabilities in Colorado!

Details

Date:
June 1
Time:
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Venue

Mel Haven Lodge
3715 W Colorado Ave
Colorado Springs, CO United States
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Organizer

Keenan Dukes
Phone:
719-433-6634