Heroes 5K/10K Memorial Run Race Friday March 24, 2017
THE 5th ANNUAL HEROES 5K/10K MEMORIAL RUN TOOK PLACE FRIDAY, MARCH 24, 2017
Original Press Release:
The 5th Annual Heroes 5K/10K Memorial Run is taking place at Demens Landing Park, Downtown St. Petersburg Friday Evening, March 24, 2017 with the feature race starting at 6:30 pm. Registration starts at 4:00 pm at Demens Landing located at Bayshore Drive SE and 1st Ave. SE. This is a multi-family oriented event which includes the following events; 5K/10K Run, and One Mile Walk.
The 5K/10K Chip Timed run routes proceed out to Bayshore Drive S.E. north to the Vinoy, then north on North Shore Drive NE to 13th Avenue NE, the 5K U-turns back to the start/finish line. The 10K continues on Northshore Drive NE, over the Snell Island bridge and after a short distance turns back to the start/finish line.
There is also a One Mile Walk north to and on Bayshore Drive S.E. then back.
Proceeds benefit the Heroes of the St. Pete Police whose mission is to honor St. Petersburg Police officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty and to provide financial support to assist officers and their families during a crisis or tragedy.
Photos from the 2015 Heroes Memorial Run: