The 8th Annual Patrol Stroll

Second EmpireThe Patrol Stroll is also the third event in the Second Empire Fall 2014 Grand Prix Series. Runners who participate in these races accumulate points and are awarded money and prizes at an awards banquet held at the Second Empire Restaurant at the conclusion of the Series. For more information on the Series, go to

The Patrol Stroll would like to thank all of our Sponsors:

Life Time Asset Management Midtown Actice Feet
National Guard Altra Second Empire
Inside Sports National Guard Actice Feet
Second Empire Grand Prix Henry Wrust Midtown
Mylaps Madd North Carolina Highway Patrol

Must Read and Sign prior to Registration

I realize that road races can be a hazardous activity, and I and my heirs, executors, administrators, and assigns do hereby release the organizers of “The Patrol Stroll”, The North Carolina State Highway Patrol, State of North Carolina, City of Raleigh, Pfizer and all who are associated with “The Patrol Stroll” from responsibility for any damages suffered by me as result of my participation in the above event. By signing, I attest that I am in sufficient physical condition to safely participate in the event on September 26, 2015, and that I take full responsibility for my own safety during the event. I also attest that I have read and understand all details of waiver, and agree to obey law enforcement officers and abide to the restrictions listed above. No animals (except seeing eye dogs), skates, or bicycles are allowed in the events in the
interest of safety. Portable music players are allowed but discouraged. Race chairs and strollers are allowed, but be aware this course has some steep hills.

Date: September 26, 2015

Event Times

7:00 AM Registration Opens
8:30 AM Start of 1 Mile Fun Run / Walk
8:45 AM Pre Race Announcements
9:00 AM Start of 5K Run / Walk
10:00 AM MADD Kid’s Dash
10:15 AM Awards Ceremony / Silent Auction


The start / finish area is located at the NCSHP Training Facility in Garner. To get directions to the race visit our website,

At 3318 Garner Rd, Raleigh, NC 27610

5K Course

The 5K course is unique among area races in that part of the course is run on the NC Highway Patrol Driving Track where the Troopers perfect their driving skills. The 5K course is hilly and challenging. It begins at the Training Academy and takes runners down Old Garner Rd., onto Tryon Rd., and then onto the NC Highway Patrol Driving Track. The course is USATF certified. Split times will be provided at 1 1/2 mile. There will be 1 hydration station at the halfway point. A course map is available on our web site.

1 Mile Fun Run/Walk

All finishers will receive their time and place. The top three finishers will receive a medal.

Awards, 5K Run

Awards will be given to the top three males and top three females overall. Additional prizes will be awarded to the top three in the following age groups: 12 and under, 13-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59,60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79 and 80+. All runners will receive their time and overall placing. All participants will receive a t-shirt, and the Patrol Stroll commemorative race coin. Special Awards will also be given to the top three male and top three female NC State Troopers.

Virtual Medals

Virtual MedalA “Virtual Medal” will be emailed (if provided) to each finisher in the 5K with his / her name and finishing time which can be posted by the participant on social media.

Team Competition

This year, we will be offering awards to the top three teams in the 5K. A team consists of three or more that work for the same law enforcement or military unit. More information on team competition will be posted on the race website:


A 50 yard dash for all children age 12 and under. There will be individual races for the following age groups: 0-4, 5-8, 9-12. Each finisher will receive their race number and a medal.

Registration and Entry Fees

The entry fee for the 5K is $30 up to and including September 22, $35 after and on race day and includes a t-shirt and goodie bag. Entry fee for the 1 Mile Fun Run is $20 up to and including September 22, $25 after and on race day and includes a t-shirt . Entry fee for MADD DASH is $5 and DOES NOT include a t-shirt or goodie bag. Sign up early to guarantee your t-shirt size. Please do not mail entries after September 16, just bring them to the race. You may also register up to September 21 on 9th Annual Patrol Stroll

Fitness Expo

A fitness Expo will be offered with exhibits and fun for the family and kids including many of the NC State Highway Patrol vehicles will be on display, including cars, motorcycles, and a helicopter

Timing and Scoring

By Young & Associates, using the chip system. Results will be posted at Make checks payable to “The Patrol Stroll” and mail to The Patrol Stroll; c/o Wellness Coordinator 95 Regulator Dr. Clayton, NC 27520


 Click here to download Patrol Stroll Registration form

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