5th Annual Monroe County Fraternal Order of Police
“Joe Callis Memorial 5K Run/Walk & 1⁄2-Mile Fun Run”
In recognition to the late Columbia Police Captain Joseph D. Callis for his many years of service to the community, his dedication to mentoring young officers and his support to the youth in the area.
Saturday, June 16th, 2018 at Borsch Park, 409 MAR Graphics Drive, Valmeyer IL 62295, at 9:00 AM– 5K Run/Walk. The 1⁄2-Mile Kids Fun Run will immediately follow the completion of the 5K. Free refreshments, attendance prizes, and food at the event. DJ services provided by “Best Man DJ Service.”
COURSE: Course will be an out-&-back, starting & finishing at Borsch Park. The run will consist partially of The Johnson Trail. The trail is solid and flat but could be muddy if the weather is wet. Dress appropriately. Professional timing provided by “Toolen’s Running Start.”
AWARDS: The top 3 overall winners will receive plaques. The top 3 finishers, male and female in each age division (Under 13, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and over 60) will receive medals. The awards presentation will take place after the Fun Run.
ENTRY FEES: Entry fees postmarked by Wednesday, June 1st are $20 and guarantees the correct sized shirt for the runner. Entries after June 1st are $25. Children under 10 years old are $5. Virtual Runners $15. Make checks payable to: Monroe County FOP #145. Entry fees are nonrefundable. Race will be held rain or shine.
(New for 2017) Virtual Runner: “For those that don’t want to run, but only join in the fun.” Virtual runners get a free t-shirt and a raffle ticket for attendance prizes and raffle items.
ADDITIONAL INFO: Questions, Comments, Concerns? Please contact Mike Conrad at 618-779-9528, Jim Vogt at 618-570-9434 or e-mail us at (email@example.com)
All Donations Benefit the Monroe County FOP Scholarship Fund