Safety for Runners
Runner Safety Workshop
Presented by the Durham Police Department
Thursday, Feb. 18 at 6:00pm via Zoom
Running is one of the best ways to practice self-care, test your fitness limits, and connect with an awesome community. We want to be sure that you are armed with the knowledge and resources you need to stay safe, confident, and comfortable while you do it. Experts from the Durham Police Department (who are also runners) will share their pro tips for staying safe and seen on the run.
Topics to be covered will include:
- Seeing and Being Seen: what you need to know about visibility
- Timing is Everything: the safest times of day to run
- Safety in Numbers: the power of the pack
- Useful GPS Tracking Apps
- When to Call the Police
Zoom invitations will be sent out via email 24 hours before the session.