Modifications this year:
At any point, this in person run could turn all virtual. Please make sure to check your email for any communication from us!
There will be no Children’s Fun Run run this year – we hope to bring that back in the future!
There will be no awards or awards ceremony.
Water bottles will be used at water stations instead of cups of water.
Other COVID-19 precautions will be in place, your safety is our #1 concern! More info available as we get closer to race day!
ABOUT OUR RUN
In January of 2015, the Olathe Police Department’s Officer Michael Kern, radio number 704, passed away from a fatal heart attack while preparing for a Presidential escort. In his memory the annual 704 Blue Run was born and is a tribute to his service and all Olathe Officers that have been tragically lost.
Unfortunately, 2018 saw the unexpected passing of Olathe Police Department Sgt. David Williams. He too will always be remembered for his service and forever a member of this tribute run.
Please join us for a beautiful 7.04 mile run or 5K run/walk to kick off your summer! This event takes place on the Indian Creek paved trails and offers you a unique distance of 7.04 miles as well as a 5K run/walk. You will not want to miss this!
Participants will be chip timed, receive a performance style t-shirt and will have the opportunity to view online results.
This event is hosted by the Olathe Police Foundation with the purpose of raising funds to establish college scholarships for Olathe Police Department families.
Race Date: Saturday, April 24, 2021
Race Location: College Church of the Nazarene – 2020 E Sheridan St, Olathe, KS 66062
Event Parking: Will be accessed from 143rd and Lindenwood taking the second entryway into the parking lot.
Race Start Time: 7.04 mile run and 5K run/walk – 8:00 AM
5K – $30
Virtual 5K – $30
7.04 – $40
Virtual 7.04 – $40
Registrations received after Sunday, April 11th will not be guaranteed a T-shirt
Olathe Police Department – 501 E. 56 Hwy, Olathe KS. 66061
Friday, April 23rd 12-6PM
**Race day packet pickup and registration available!