History

1ST - PEORIA RIVERFRONT - MAY 5, 2007- 276 PARTICIPANTS

  • PACKET PICK UP KELLEHERS / AWARDS MARTINIS
  • 19 OFFICERS HONORED
  • WHITE TEES LIGHT BLUE PRINT / BAG WHITE W/ BLACK PRINT

 

2ND - JUNCTION CITY - MAY 3, 2008- 300 PARTICIPANTS
  • PACKET PICK UP THE BUTCHER BLOCK / AWARDS SAME
  • 29 OFFICERS HONORED
  • 1ST LOGO DESIGNED KALEIGH CRANFORD FEB 29,2008 – LIMESTONE HIGH SCHOOL
  • DARK BLUE TEES WHITE PRINT / BAG DARK BLUE W/ GOLD PRINT

 

3RD - JUNCTION CITY - MAY 2, 2009- 351 PARTICIPANTS
  • PACKET PICK UP THE BUTCHER BLOCK / AWARDS SAME
  • 37 OFFICERS HONORED
  • GRAY TEES BLACK PRINT / BAG ROYAL BLUE W/ SILVER PRINT

 

4TH - JUNCTION CITY - MAY 1, 2010- 368 PARTICIPANTS
  • PACKET PICK UP THE BUTCHER BLOCK / AWARDS SAME
  • 46 OFFICERS / 1 K-9 HONORED
  • BLACK TEES WHITE PRINT / BAG BLACK W/ SILVER PRINT

 

5TH - JUNCTION CITY - APRIL 30, 2011- 453 PARTICIPANTS
  • PACKET PICK UP THE BUTCHER BLOCK / AWARDS SAME
  • 3 CASES WATER/150 CUPS/CHAIR STOLEN FROM WATER STATION -        
  • GEORGE JACOB HONORED (NOT PRESENT)
  • 51 OFFICERS / 3 K-9 HONORED
  • MAROON TEES GOLD PRINT / BAG SAME

 

6TH - JUNCTION CITY - MAY 5, 2012- 506 PARTICIPANTS
  • PACKET PICK UP RUNNING CENTRAL / AWARDS MAGNOLIA’ ON  PROSPECT (FORMERLY BUTCHER BLOCK) OUTSIDE IN TENT FOR 1ST TIME)
  • PAUL JACOB -  LAW ENFORCEMENT & FIRE FIGHTER SEMIS
  • 51 OFFICERS / 2 K-9 HONORED
  • GREEN TEES GOLD PRINT / BAG SAME

 

7TH - JUNCTION CITY - MAY 4, 2013 - 468 PARTICIPANTS
  •  PACKET PICKUP RUNNING CENTRAL / AWARDS AT JUNCTION CITY
  • 49 OFFICERS / 2 K-9 HONORED
  • LAUNCHED WEBSITE:  WWW.RUNTOREMEMBERPEORIA.COM
  • 1st TIME TO HAVE ON LINE REGISTRATION
  • RED TEES WHITE PRINT/BAG SAME

 

8TH - JUNCTION CITY - MAY 3, 2014 - 532 PARTICIPANTS

  • PACKET PICKUP RUNNING CENTRAL / AWARDS AT JUNCTION CITY
  • 51 OFFICERS / 3 K-9 HONORED
  • 2 ADDITIONAL OFFICERS ACKNOWLEDGED DURING PRE RACE CEREMONY - ROBIN G. VOGEL, DECATUR POLICE 10/3/05 and GLEN BUFFORD 'BUD' HEWERDINE, CHAMPAIGN COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE 12/22/62
  • NEON ORANGE TESS BLUE PRINT/BAG BLUE ORANGE PRINT
  • MOVED PRE/AFTER RACE CEREMONY TO PARKING LOT AT FINISH LINE IN SOUTH EAST SIDE OF JUNCTION CITY

 

9th - JUNCTION CITY - MAY 2, 2015 - 504 PARTICIPANTS

  • PACKET PICKUP RUNNING CENTRAL / AWARDS AT JUNCTION CITY
  • 52 OFFICERS / 3 K-9 HONORED
  • PURPLE TEES GOLD PRINT / BAG SAME
  • MOVED PRE / AFTER RACE CEREMONY APPROXIMATELY 150 FEET WEST DUE TO NEW BUILDING CONSTRUCTION
  • YOUNGEST FEMALE OVERALL WINNER - DANICA WROBEL 10 YEARS OLD TIME 20:03 - HER 8 YEAR OLD SISTER ANGELLE WAS 2nd FEMALE OVERALL - THEY WERE 4th AND 5th TO FINISH 2015 EVENT

 

10th - JUNCTION CITY - APRIL 30, 2016 - 429 PARTICIPANTS

  • PACKET PICKUP RUNNING CENTRAL / AWARDS AT JUNCTION CITY
  • 46 OFFICERS / 1 K-9 HONORED
  • NEON YELLOW TEES ROYAL BLUE PRINT / BAG AND TOWELS SHAMROCK GREEN WHITE PRINTING
  • RAINED THROUGHOUT THE EVENT
  • BELL OF HONOR (FROM ST. CLEMENT CHURCH IN DUNLAP) HAD A PRE-EVENT CEREMONY
  • 10TH ANNIVERSARY CHALLENGE COINS GIVEN TO ALL PARTICIPANTS