Virginia Law Enforcement Torch Run Region 7: Lower Shenandoah

Thursday, February 09, 2017

Benefiting Special Olympics Virginia

Each summer, law enforcement officials from across Virginia carry the Flame of Hope on a 1,900 journey to the Special Olympics Virginia Summer Games Opening Ceremony in Richmond. This   8-day Torch Run involves more than 2,000 law enforcement officers and personnel representing more than 200 law enforcement agencies across Virginia.

The Region 7 leg of the Law Enforcement Torch Run Routes begins in New Market Virginia on June 7th, where the Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office will carry it to Harrisonburg. The Torch will then head from Harrisonburg to Staunton and ends in Waynesboro atop Afton Mountain on Thursday June 8th. 

Routh information coming soon!

For more information about the Virginia Torch Run, visit

Law Enforcement agencies located in the following jurisdictions participate in the Region 7 Torch Run:

  • Augusta
  • Harrisonburg
  • Highland
  • Madison
  • Bath
  • Page
  • Rockingham
  • Staunton
  • Waynesboro