National Winter Games Final Leg – Recap

In late February 2020, over 2500 people converged on Thunder Bay to participate in the National Winter Olympic Games being hosted in the city.  These numbers included 11 members of the Law Enforcement Torch Run Final Leg team which was comprised of Officers coming from as far away as Victoria, BC, Whitehorse, Yukon and St. John, Newfoundland.  Ontario’s own Aaron …

Special Olympics Canada Winter Games, Thunder Bay 2020 – Recap

The 2020 Special Olympics Canada Winter Games were hosted in Thunder Bay this past January.  These Games were an incredible experience, especially for their dedication to ensuring athletes were front and centre, serving as co-Master of Ceremonies, hosting fundraisers and their one of a kind Cheer Squad.   A special thanks to many Ontario Torch Run ambassadors who took on …

Over $2,400 raised for Special Olympics Ontario at recent Battalion game

Over $2,4000 was raised for Special Olympics Ontario by the North Bay Battalion, and the Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR). Altogether, $2,454.10 was raised. The Battalion hosted the event during Sunday’s 4-3 victory over the Niagara IceDogs. Part of the games festivities included a LETR/Special Olympics run kiosk where fans could learn about the initiatives. Conducted during the game was …

Karen Richards Named Director-Elect of Ontario Law Enforcement Torch Run (OLETR)

Karen Richards becomes the 7th Director in OLETR history, and the first civilian to hold the position. INNISFIL, ON, NOVEMBER 25, 2019 – On behalf of the Ontario Law Enforcement Torch Run OACP Executive Committee I am happy to announce that Karen Richards from York Regional Police has been named Director-Elect of the Ontario Law Enforcement Torch Run effective January 25, 2020. Karen …

Provincial Director, Ontario Law Enforcement Torch Run – Applications Open

The application process for the Provincial Director, Ontario Law Enforcement Torch Run is now open!   Please see linked document for details   Summary of Deadlines and Terms Application Opens: September 9, 2019 Application Deadline: October 11, 2019 Selection Notification: November 30, 2019 Director-Elect Term: January 2020 – June 2020 (6 months) Director, OLETR: June 2020 – June 2023