This year’s race will be held Saturday, September 1, 2018 at the Riverfront Park in Newaygo here.

To register, please fill out this Registration Form and mail it in along with your registration fee for each participant. Please make your check payable to MI COPS and mail to:

Kevin Sweeney

10300 Howard City – Edmore Rd

Lakeview, MI 48850

Participants must check in at the registration table a minimum of 1 hour before their scheduled race starts. Race day registration is from 8:00 am – 8:45 am.

The Race will consist of a 5k run/walk or a 1 mile fun run. There is one noticeable hill on the course (Kevin calls it small, but it is a challenge). It will follow the paved walk path in Riverfront Park and along River St. The entire course is on pavement. The Age Groups will be as follows:

12 and Under

30 - 34

50 - 54

13 - 18

35 - 39

55 - 59

19 - 24

40 - 44

60 - 64

25 - 29

45 - 49

65 - 69



70+ and forever young

Awards will be given to the top 3 finishers in each age group. All participants receive a medal, certificate and a T-shirt.

2013 Race Results, please click here 2013 Results

2014 Race Results, please click here 2014 Results

2015 Race Results, please click here 2015 Results

2016 Race Results, please click here 2016 Results

2017 Race Results, please click here 2017 Results

There are several areas to park around the course. Please arrive early to allow ample time for check in and course orientation. After the race, you’ll make your way over to Marshall Park for food, drink and awards.

With good sportsmanship, everyone wins. Please encourage all the athletes you see.

Please contact us here for more information.

Volunteers are Needed! Please click here to volunteer.

All proceeds benefit MI COPS - funds used to assist families of fallen officers.