The Annual Run With the Cops 5k came to be in 2016 and is a great community event. We strive to make it even better every year.

The 4th Annual Run With the Cops 5k is both a timed 5k and a walk and will be held on Saturday September 14, 2019 in Old Sacramento (start/finish line near the Railroad Museum at 125 I Street, Old Sacramento).



Event Info


The 4th Annual Run with the Cops 5k and 1/4 mile kids’ fun run start and finish at the Railroad Museum in Old Sacramento.


Saturday, September 14, 2019


Old Sacramento


Race Day Registration: 7:00 – 8:30 am
Kids’ 1/4 mile (ages 11 & under): 8:10 am
5k Run/Walk: 8:30 am sharp!


See Course Map


Custom T-shirt, participants die-cast medals, refreshments, music, awards, random prizes, digital race timing by Rich Hanna and Capital Road Race Mgmt. If registering after September 1, you will not be guaranteed a race t-shirt in your size.

Age Divisions

12 & under, 13-15, 16-18, 19-29, 30-39, 10yr. increments to 80+.  This is a stroller-friendly event. Strollers will need to start at the back of the pack.


Awards ceremony to follow the event at 9:45 a.m. Prizes for overall winners and top three finishers in each age division. All participants will receive finishers die cast medals. First place boy and girl in Kids Fun Run receive plaques.

Ace Award

Each year we will award a $100 Amazon gift card to the participant who finishes exactly in the middle of the pack in honor of K9 Ace.  Read his story on the ACE AWARD page. Click Here


Stick around during the awards because there will be great random prizes drawn from your bib number.

Run with the Cops 5K Flyer

Download the Sac Race with the Cops flyer to print or email to a friend. COMING SOON!

Online Registration


Virtual Runners

If you cannot make the event, register as a virtual runner and your t-shirt and medal will be mailed to you.

Race Hotline

or contact Lisa West at lisa@sacchaplains.com

Entry Fees
Race entry includes entry bib, timing chip, t-shirt and finisher’s medal.

$30 for adults registered by August 15
$35 for adults if registered between August 16 and September 1
$37 if registering between September 2 and September 14
$40 if registering on race day

$20 (at all times) for Ages 17 and under participating in the 5k
$15 (at all times) for Kid’s Fun Run participation (awards for ages 11 & under)

$30 for virtual runners and your t-shirt and medal will be mailed to you.

$15 price for extra adult t-shirts
$12 price for extra kids t-shirts
$10 price for upgraded t-shirt to tech shirt

Packet Pickup

You may pick up your race packet  10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. at Fleet Feet Sports (2311 J Street, Sacramento) on Friday, September 13, 2019. You can also pick up your race packet on the race morning starting at 7:00 a.m.


There is a very large parking structure directly across the street from the Railroad Museum in Old Sac.


Due to the fact that several “working K9 officers” will be participating in the event and city restrictions, we cannot allow any pets on the course. Please do not bring pets.

Course Map

The Sac Run with the Cops 5k course will be starting on 2nd Street near K Street and finishing in front of the Train Museum.


Race Registration

Check back to register online for the 4th Annual Run with the Cops 5K

Entry Fees

Entry fee $36 until 8/30/2019
$40 from 9/2 through Race Day
$22 (17 & under at all times)
$16 Kids 1/4 mile fun run
Packet pickup at Fleet Feet on 9/13/2019