Police & the Community


Guardians Half Marathon and 5KM

Guardians Half Marathon and 5KM
August 9th, 2018 - Police & the Community

On Sunday, October 14, 2018, the Ontario Law Enforcement Torch Run (OLETR) in co-operation with Special Olympics Ontario is hosting the Guardians Half Marathon & 5KM.

The event will begin at OPP General Headquarters in Orillia, and is open to all runners, walkers and Law Enforcement Agencies. The event is to raise awareness along with money for the athletes and families of Special Olympics Ontario.  

This organization helps provide quality sports and training programs for children, youth and adults with an intellectual disability that are only possible through the generous donations that are raised at events such as this.

The event also offers a 5k route for Friends, Family and Athletes. All participants will receive a t-shirt and medal.


Register online at GuardianEndurance.com


$70 before August 31

$90 after August 31 until Race Day


$35 before August 31

$45 after August 31 until Race Day


Top Male and Top Female finishers in both the Half Marathon & 5 KM distances will get a prize.

The Top Fundraiser will win a $500 Air Canada Gift Certificate!

For those requiring accommodations in the Orillia Area the Best Western Plus Mariposa Inn and Conference Centre at 400 Memorial Ave, Orillia, ON L3V 6J3 is offering $119.99 per night. Quote discount OPPGHM when calling 705-325-9511 to reserve.


For event/sponsorship information please contact Kimberley Ridgers at Kimberley.ridgers@ontario.ca