Alex’s Duck Duck Run

June 19, 2021


5K Run/Walk – 9 a.m. Start

Participants will race along Silver Beach, Lions Park Beach, Howard Recreational Trail and then through the Whirlpool Compass Fountain. Runners and walkers will be chip timed using the Bib Tag System. Awards will be given to the top 2 female and male finishers in each age group.

1K Fun Run – 8:35 a.m. Start

Children will follow a safe 0.62 mile route along a paved sidewalk. Parents are encouraged to run with younger children. All participants receive a race bib, award and t-shirt. Recommended for ages 11 and younger.


Medals will be given to the first 2 female and first 2 male finishers in each of these categories for the 5K run: 10 and under, 11-14, 15 -19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60 and up.

Entry Fees


  • In person: Connected Soles, 1501 Niles Ave., St. Joseph, MI
  • Mail: Download the registration form & mail it to: The Alex Mandarino Foundation, 3158 Estates PL N, St. Joseph, MI 49085
  • Online:
  • At Packet Pick-Up: Drive-thru packet pick-up on June 18 from 4 – 6:30 p.m., United Federal Credit Union, 2819 S. State St., St. Joseph, MI

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