Scenes From 2021 Los Alamos Special Olympics Torch Run

Los Alamos Police Department staff and Special Olympians Shaylene Mays, center, and Sam Zimmerly, front row, second from left, celebrate their completion of the annual 42-mile Torch Run from Jemez Springs to the police station on Trinity Drive. Photo by John McHale/

From left, LAPD jailer Marcus Martinez, Special Olympic athlete Sam Zimmerly, Sgt. Tim Lonz, Cpl. Mike Archuleta and Cmdr. Oliver Morris near the finish line this afternoon on Trinity Drive. Photo John McHale/

Special Olympic athlete Sam Zimmerly leads the way back to the police station during Friday’s 42-mile Torch Run. Photo John McHale/

Special Olympic athlete Sam Zimmerly. Photo by John McHale/

LAPD Cmdr. Oliver Morris, left, accepts a $100 donation for the Special Olympics from Centerra-Los Alamos General Manager Lennie Upshaw. Photo by John McHale/

The Los Alamos Daily Post donated $250 to the Special Olympics program. Here, Post reporter Kirsten Laskey presents the check to Cmdr. Oliver Morris as his children look on. In addition to the Post and Centerra, Morris announced that American Legion Post 90 donated $500. Photo John McHale/