World Special Olympic Games

World Special Olympic Games

LAPD Honoring the World Special Olympic Games

WHAT: Presentation of the Special Olympics Torch Run

WHO: LAPD Devonshire Officers

WHEN: Wednesday, June 5, 2013
9:00 a.m. – Media Check-In
9:45 a.m. – Torch Run starts

WHERE: Claim Jumpers Restaurant
9429 Tampa Ave.
(at Northridge Mall)
Northridge, CA 91324

CONTACT: For more information, please contact Sgt. Jose Torres 818-720-2289.

SPECIAL OLYMPICS
Schedule & Route

07:00 – SOW (Devonshire personal) load equipment prepare for deployment for banquet at
California State University, Northridge(CSUN)

09:00 – OLYMPIANS, LAPD-DEVONSHIRE, VTD, CSUN PD, LASPD, DARBY & NOBEL
SCHOOLS, AND LAPD- MONROE CADETS meet at staging (A) in parking lot of Claim
Jumpers (9429 Tampa Ave. at Northridge Mall) refreshments/coffee, pictures, and
assignments/formation.

09:45 – TORCH RUN STARTS ( parking lot onto Plummer St E/B Northbound Tampa Ave to Lassen St
then E/B to Nobel School)

10:00 – Arrive at (B) Nobel Middle School ( 2-3 laps around field, announcements, pictures) exit
school onto Merridy St. Westbound to Tampa Ave Northbound. (LAPD Air Support)

(More)

10:30 – Depart Nobel Middle School and continue to Darby Elementary School. Proceed Tampa
Ave North to Devonshire St Eastbound. Devonshire St East to Reseda Blvd Northbound.
Reseda Blvd to Tribune St East and pick up runners from Darby Elementary. Runners will
proceed East on Tribune St to Etiwanda Ave South to enter Darby Elementary thru gate on
East side of campus. (Set up crew for termination of run at CSUN)

11:00 – Arrive at (C) Darby Elementary( 2-3 laps around field, announcements, pictures) Enter off
Etiwanda Ave between Tribune St and Bermuda Ave. Runners will exit Campus thru gate on East
side and continue South on Etiwanda Ave.

11:15 – Depart Darby Elementary to Granada High School. South on Etiwanda Ave to
Chatsworth St. E/Bound. Chatsworth St to Lindley Ave S/Bound to Granada High School.
Continue S/B Lindley Ave to Hiawatha St E/Bound. Enter Granada H.S. on Hiawatha St between
Lindley and Zelzah Ave.

11:30- Arrive at (D) Granada High School ( 2-3 Laps around field, pictures) Bag pipers and school
staff for support.

11:45- Depart Granada H.S. to Devonshire Station. Hiawatha E/B to Zelzah S/B. Zelzah Ave to
W/B on Devonshire St. Devonshire St To S/B Etiwanda Ave in front of Devonshire Station.

12:00 – Arrive at (E) Devonshire Station. ( photos in front of station)

12:15 – Depart Devonshire Station. Continue Etiwanda Ave S/B to Lemarsh St E/B on
Lemarsh St. Lemarsh St E/B to Lindley Ave S/B. Lindley St to Superior St- FINAL
DESTINATION CSUN TRACK

12:30 – Arrive to (F) CSUN Campus. (Announcements, photos, and refreshments)

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