Shawn Silvera Memorial Run : 2014

2014 Officer Shawn Silvera Memorial Run
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Long Lake Regional Park, New Brighton

Online and mail-in registration is now closed.

Click here for 2014 Results

Register Online (now closed): Register via

Register in person: Download & Print

Donate Online: Donate via

Past results are available below

2014 Charities

Each year, Officer Silvera's family takes great care in selecting charitable organizations to benefit from the run. All net proceeds raised from the run, donations and activities go directly to each of the following organizations in 2014.

Minnesota Chapter of Concerns of Police Survivors
Minnesota Concerns of Police Survivors

MN Law Enforcement Explorers Association student scholarship

2014 Sponsors | Interested in sponsoring?

We are thankful for each sponsor that supports the Shawn Silvera Memorial Run. Last year we are honored to have the support of many, and thank the following sponsors:

Gold Sponsors
Moms on the Run

If you or someone you know might be interested in a tax deductible donation or sponsorship opportunity, we invite you to contact us for more information.

Photos courtesy of Lisa Slotsve Photography.

Schedule of Events  | Click Here for Directions and FAQ


  • 7:00-9:00 am Registration and check-in
    • 7:45 am registration closes for 5K and 1M
    • 9:00 am registration closes for kids Daisy Dash
  • 8:00 am 1M Run/ Walk
  • 8:15 am 5K Run
  • 9:00 am 1M & 5K Awards ceremony, raffle drawings and silent auction winner announcements
  • 9:15 am Daisy Dash Kids Fun Run
In addition, there are a variety of activities throughout the morning for runners, families and kids of all ages. Activities include: raffle, silent auction, arts and crafts, live music by Sweet Surrender and much more!


Seventh Annual Public Safety Challenge | View additional information
Last year's event had 11 participating Public Safety Challenge teams from around the metro area.

Congratulations to the 2013 champions from the FBI, with the New Brighton Department of Public Safety placing a close second.

Each year, the winning team receives special Public Safety Challenge commemorative item, and has their team name engraved on the traveling trophy.

2012 Public Safety Challenge Winners - New Brighton

To participate, simply fill out the entry (online or paper) and include your team name. If you choose to wait until race day registration, or decide at a later date to become a part of a team, you are able to add your team on race day. Police Explorer teams are welcome to participate.  For more information about the Public Safety Challenge, please visit here where you can not only get answers to questions, but view past winning teams

Women's 5k Training Club | Visit
Are you a woman who has never run a 5k? Or perhaps you are a veteran runner who is looking for a group with whom you can train? All levels are welcome!

Each year, the Shawn Silvera Memorial Run is honored to be an annual Moms On The Run tradition. With locations available throughout the Twin Cities locations, today is a great day to start training with Moms On The Run!

Volunteers | Interested in Volunteering?
Each year we are amazed by the growing number of runners and families that participate in the Shawn Silvera Memorial Run. We rely heavily on assistance of volunteers.

If you are interested in volunteering, we thank you and ask you to contact us. There are opportunities before the event and of course on race day.

Each year we are asked about financial donations, many times by those who may not be able or available to participate. Tax deductible donations are accepted and appreciated. If you are interested in donations, you can do so by downloading the entry form and simply include a note indicating the amount included is a donation. If you would like to make a donation online, you may do so by visiting