The Abilene Police Department invites families to take part in Rodney’s Run. This 5k run/walk will begin and end at The Melvin Martin Center for Children’s Safety starting at 8 am Saturday March 21st.

Runners can choose to be timed or un-timed. The course will start at Safety City and wind its way through the surrounding neighborhood. The course will be clearly marked for all runners/walkers.



Rodney's Run

Date and Time

  • Saturday, March 21st, 2015
  • 7:00 am Registration
  • 8:00 am 5k run/walk begins


The Melvin Martin Center for Children’s Safety 2601 South 7th Street, Abilene, Texas


  • $25.00 for adults
  • $10.00 for children 13 and under
  • $50 for family, 2 parents and 2 children
  • A free t-shirt for the first 100 entries.

More Info.

  • Register online at
  • At the Law Enforcement Center, 450 Pecan
  • Runners packets may be picked up at the LEC March 20, from 12:00 - 6:00 pm
  • Proceeds benefit Rodney Holder Memorial Scholarship Fund for children of Police Officers, Fire Fighters, and Taylor County Sheriff Deputies.