Annual Torch Run Relay
ANNUAL TORCH RUN RELAY
Each year, the Flame of Hope is relayed throughout Oregon by local, state, federal and military law enforcement. Fundraising is not required, but it is encouraged. To sign up for online fundraising, please visit 2016 Torch Run!
**If you raise $50 or more online by June 30th you will receive a Law Enforcement Torch Run basecall cap (while supplies last)**
If you would your agency to get involved in the Torch Run relay, here are the contacts currently overseeing Torch Run legs around Oregon:
TORCH RUN 2016
We encourage each runner to raise a minimum of $50, although not required.
July 9th Schedule:
5-7 PM: LE is welcome to join SOOR for dinner in the pavilion.
7:15 Uniformed Law Enforcement enter stadium to begin Ceremonies.
7:30 Ceremonies will include:
• Parade of Athletes
• Law Enforcement will bring in the Flame of Hope
Central Oregon Route, June 16th:
Denney Kelley, Black Butte Ranch Police Department, ChiefKelley@blackbutteranchpolice.com
South Coast Route, June 27-July 9:
Dixon Andrews, Gold Beach Police Department, firstname.lastname@example.org
Ben Snider, US Coast Guard, Benjamin.D.Snider@uscg.mil
Columbia County Route, Date TBD:
Terry Moss, St. Helens Police Department, email@example.com
Portland Metro Route, July 8th:
Nicole Morrisey, Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office, firstname.lastname@example.org
Marc Shrake, Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office, email@example.com
Chad Kyser, Clackamas County Sheriff's Office, firstname.lastname@example.org
Darlene Schnoor, Washington County Sheriff’s Office, Darlene_Schnoor@co.washington.or.us
South Valley Route
Klamath Falls to Ashland
David Henslee, Klamath Falls Police Department, email@example.com
Tuesday July 5th:
Ashland area to Roseburg area
Ericka Doran, Medford Police Department, firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday July 5th:
Roseburg area to Eugene area
Brian Sanders, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, email@example.com
Andrea P. Zielinski, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, firstname.lastname@example.org
Matt Bowersox, Oregon State Police, Roseburg, email@example.com
Wednesday July 6th:
Eugene to Corvallis
Bobby McDermed, Eugene Police Department, firstname.lastname@example.org
Tiffany Monroe, Springfield Police Department, email@example.com
Thursday July 7th:
Corvallis to Jefferson
Joel Goodwin, Corvallis Police Department, firstname.lastname@example.org
Alan Lynn, Albany Police Department, email@example.com
Friday July 8th:
Jefferson to McMinnville
Jeremy Gilmore, Marion County Sheriff’s Office, firstname.lastname@example.org
Brian Frazzini, Salem Police Department, email@example.com
Eric Park, Oregon State Police, firstname.lastname@example.org
Pam Ramsey, McMinnville Police Department, email@example.com
Saturday July 9th:
McMinnville area to Newberg Summer Games
Adam Dean, McMinnville Police Department, firstname.lastname@example.org
Gwen Johns, Newberg-Dundee Police Department, email@example.com
If you do not see a run in your area, please contact Brian Frazzini for further information.
If you are a Special Olympics Oregon athlete and wish to participate in the Torch Run, please contact your coach.
The Final Leg of the Torch Run is the culmination of the statewide relay that will take place in Newberg, Oregon, home of Special Olympics Oregon Summer State Games. All agencies are invited to participate in this final stretch of the Torch Run that will take place on Saturday afternoon of Summer State Games. For more information, please contact Gwen Johns of Newberg-Dundee Police Department.