Test your speed against Marquette County’s Finest. This 5K will start at the Lower Harbor Ore Dock and run to Picnic Rocks and back on the Marquette City Bike Path. Awards will be given to the top runner in each age group, overall male and female, top cop and top law enforcement agency. Special prizes will be available to each runner/walker to finish ahead of at least one police officer in the race as well.
5K until March 23 $20 for citizens, $15 for law enforcement officers, $25 for citizens on Race Day
1 Mile Fun Run/Walk $10
Packet Pickup: Friday March 23rd 5:00-7:00 and Race Day 8:00am-9:30am
Proceeds from the race will benefit the Police Unity Tour Chapter IX National Law Enforcement Memorial Fundraiser and the newly formed Marquette Chapter of Girls on the Run.
The Story Behind the Race:
Superior Timing is proud to partner with Queen City Running Company to bring you this race. Kara Graci, wife of Superior Timing owner, Sam Graci is riding her bicycle with the Chapter IX Police Unity Tour from Philedelphia, Pennsylvania on May 9 arriving at the National Law Enforcement Memorial on May 12 in Washington D.C. in honor of her Uncle, Larry Nehasil, Livonia Police Officer killed in the line of duty on January 17, 2011 and West Bloomfield Police Officer Patrick O’Rourke, killed in the line of duty on September 9, 2012. Her goal is to raise $1,900 for the ride, which supports the National Law Enforcement Memorial Fund. As a special thank you to the Marquette community for supporting this ride and race, a portion of the proceeds from the race will go to the newly formed chapter of Girls on the Run in Marquette. Click here for more information on the program! https://www.girlsontherun.org/