Law Enforcement Torch Run

Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics BC

 

The Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics BC is an innovative initiative powered by dedicated law enforcement personnel around the province who want to help Special Olympics BC athletes experience acceptance, achievement, and admiration through sport. Learn more about the BC LETR

 

2019 BC LETR events

For more information on any of the upcoming Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics BC events, please contact Charlotte Taylor at ctaylor@specialolympics.bc.ca or 604-737-3056.
 

Free the Fuzz in Victoria

  • May 3 to 5 at Uptown shopping centre (3440 Saanich Road, Victoria)
  • Law enforcement members camp out on scaffolding to raise funds and awareness for SOBC
  • Includes live music, police demonstrations, and fun activities for the whole family
  • For more information, please contact SOBC Fundraising Coordinator Meg Ishida at mishida@specialolympics.bc.ca


White Rock Hero Sandwich Event

  • May 29 at Laura's Coffee Corner (#2-15259 Pacific Avenue, White Rock)
  • Proceeds from special hero sandwich will go to Special Olympics BC
  • Come out and meet local law enforcement members and SOBC athletes


AbbyPD Heroes Ninja Challenge 

  • June 1 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Starts at Bradner Elementary School (5291 Bradner Road, Abbotsford)
  • Family-friendly event includes approximately 3.5 kilometres of running and five fitness challenges in a beautiful setting
  • You can select your start time online. Heats run every 45 minutes from 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. 
  • Registration is open to the public
  • Register and learn more


Victoria Law Enforcement Torch Run 

  • June 1 with registration opening at 9:45 a.m. and run starting at 10:15 a.m.
  • Meet at Windsor Park (Newport Road and Windsor Road)
  • Run will be ahead of the Tea Party Parade
  • Registration is open to the public
  • Register and learn more
     

Metro Vancouver Transit Police Charity Golf Tournament 

  • June 3 at Westwood Plateau Golf & Country Club (3251 Plateau Boulevard, Coquitlam)
  • $125 registration fee, includes use of power cart, barbecue lunch courtesy of Mr. MIKES SteakhouseCasual Coquitlam, and a buffet dinner
  • Four-person scramble format 
  • Event includes silent auction, raffles, and prizes
  • Registration is open to the public
  • To register, contact Metro Vancouver Transit Police's Jaemie Valenzuela at Jaemie.Valenzuela@transitpolice.bc.ca or 604-515-8373


Lower Mainland Law Enforcement Torch Run


Prince George Law Enforcement Torch Run


Kamloops Law Enforcement Torch Run 

  • June 15 at 10 a.m. at Mcarthur Island Park’s Xeriscape garden
  • Three-kilometre run/walk
  • Will include a 50/50 draw along with popsicles and other tasty treats by donation
  • Registration is open to the public
  • Register and learn more
  • For more information, please contact Kamloops RCMP Constable Sofie Winkels at sofie.winkels@rcmp-grc.gc.ca


Trail Law Enforcement Torch Run 


Cops, Pops, and Pizza

  • June 27 at Boston Pizza restaurants across the province 
  • Law enforcement members and SOBC athletes will serve up support for Special Olympics by raising funds and awareness at Boston Pizza restaurants 
  • Stay tuned for the full list of participating locations


IACLEA Law Enforcement Torch Run 

  • June 28
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators will be hosting a Torch Run at their 2019 Annual Conference & Exposition in Vancouver
  • For more information, please contact SOBC Fund Development Manager & LETR Liaison Charlotte Taylor at ctaylor@specialolympics.bc.ca


LETR INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE


Vancouver Giants game with the Delta Police Department

  • Stay tuned for date of game
  • Get your tickets to a Vancouver Giants game through the Delta Police Department and a portion of ticket proceeds will support Special Olympics BC
  • Special Olympics BC athletes and Delta Police Department members will be selling 50-50 tickets during the game