Race for the Blue

Proceeds Benefit Western Cuyahoga FOP Lodge 25



Sunday, May 3, 2020


Lakewood Park
14532 Lake Ave.
Lakewood, OH 44107

Start Times

Packet Pickup/Race Day Registration- 7:30am
1 Mile - 8:30am
5K- 9:00am  


5K (chip timed)
1 Mile (untimed)


Pre-Registration individuals : $30

Race Day for all participants: $35

Families (4 or more participants living at the same address): $25 each


All mailed entries must be received by Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Make checks payable to HERMES and mail entries to:

Hermes Sports & Events
2425 West 11th St., Suite #2
Cleveland, OH 44113

Online Registration will close Friday, May 1, 2020 at 9:00 a.m.

Sorry, but all entries are non-refundable. Once we’ve received and processed your entry, you will not receive a refund, you may not give or sell your race number to other people, and entry fees are not transferable to the next year’s race or any other race.

You are able to transfer your entry to another person for a fee of $10.00. This can be done at any of the packet pickups prior to race day. There will be NO transfers on race day!

Transfer Information

To complete a Transfer, go to your profile on Runsignup and chose either the refund transfer or gift transfer option. Enter in the Transferee’s name and email to send them the transferring registration. Once the transferee completes the registration, the original registrant is removed from the race. 

  • Refund Transfers: Transferee pays the current price of the registration. The original registrant pays a $10 transfer fee
  • Gift Transfer: Transferee’s registration is free. The original registrant pays a $10 transfer fee.

For more information follow: https://runsignup.com/How-To/Transfer-To-Another-Runner


Early Packet Pickup

Friday, May 1

Dick's Sporting Goods
300 Crocker Park Blvd.
Westlake, OH 44145



There are spots available at Lakewood Park but they can fill somewhat quickly. If the lot is full, there are plenty of street spots on Lake Ave. or Clifton Blvd.


Have a group who wants to get together to support our west side officers? Create a team! Whether it's your family, a group of friends, co-workers or those who work for one of the local police departments, all are welcome.

5K teams will be timed together and eligible for our top team award. We will score the top 4 runners from each team and give Fastest Team trophy to the group with the best cumulative time!


All participants will receive a custom finisher medal!

Awards to top three male and female finishers overall and in each age category:

10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & Over

Fastest team will receive the inaugural Race for the Blue Trophy!!

What You Get

Custom race t-shirt!

Finisher medal for all!

Post race refreshments

Age group, overall and team awards

More Information

For more information, contact Hermes Sports & Events at (216) 623-9933