Shawn Silvera Memorial Run : 2015

2015 Officer Shawn Silvera Memorial Run
presented by Lino Lakes Blue Heron Days
Saturday, August 15, 2015
Lino Lakes City Offices/ YMCA, Lino Lakes

Online and mail-in registration is now open!

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Register by Mail: Download & Print

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Past results are available below

2015 Charities

Each year, great care is taken in selecting charitable organizations to benefit from the run. Proceeds raised will benefit the following organizations in 2015.

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

MN Law Enforcement Explorers Scholarship Fund

Centennial High School STRIVE Scholarships

2015 Sponsors | Interested in sponsoring?

This event is sponsored by:

Chain of Lakes Rotarians

SMW Federal Credit Union

City of Lino Lakes Parks & Recreation

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
    • 8:45 am registration closes for kids Daisy Dash
  • 8:00 am 5K Run
  • 8:45 am 5K Awards ceremony, raffle drawings and silent auction winner announcements
  • 9:00 am Daisy Dash kids' fun run
  • 9:30 am Lino Lakes YMCA Splash & Dash
In addition, there are a variety of activities throughout the morning for runners, families and kids of all ages. Activities include: kids arts and crafts, live music by Sweet Surrender and much more!


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

Congratulations to the 2014 champions from the New Brighton Department of Public Safety, 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 contact Sergeant Schirmers at the Lino Lakes Police Department at [email protected].

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.