Events

Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics

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05/17/2017
Date: May 17
Venue: Downtown Lincoln
Location: 16th and W Streets (starting point)
Time: 12pm
Phone: (402) 441-6808

The Torch Run is a running event in which officers and athletes carry the Flame of Hope to the Opening Ceremony of local Special Olympics competitions, state/provincial Games, and National Summer or Winter Games. Every two years, law enforcement officers from around the world gather to carry the Flame of Hope in a Law Enforcement Torch Run Final Leg in honor of the Special Olympics World Summer or World Winter Games.