Sigma Alpha 6th Annual 5K Duck Race

Sun March 20 - Sun March 27 Directions
In-Person Event - Sunday, March 27th


149 Auditorium Rd, East Lansing MI 48825


Join Sigma Alpha's 6th Annual 5k Duck Race! The Sigma Alpha Professional Agricultural Sorority at Michigan State University has decided to dedicate proceeds from the 5K to Farm Bureau's Farm State of Mind. This program helps raise mental health awareness in the agricultural community. The campaign aims to reduce stigma surrounding the topic of mental health in rural communities and to provide relevant information to farm families. We will be offering an in-person and virtual option! Virtual race participants can run 3.1 miles anytime from March 20th to March 27th. Please join in the fun as we run to help support a worthy cause and don’t forget to invite your friends and family! 

Awards: Medals to top three overall male and female. Medals to top male and female in each age group.

Age Groups: 12 and under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and up

Packet Pick-up: Day of race starting at 8:00 am

Shirts will available to individuals who register before 3/14. T-shirts will not be guaranteed after that date. 

Please submit virtual race results to Zoey Zupin by 8 PM on March 27th. Please note virtual participants are not eligible for awards.

Accurate 5k chipped timed by the Michigan Running Foundation. Results will be live during the race and on this site. 

If your company would like to be a sponsor for our event please reach out to the Duck Race Chair, Zoey Zupin at

Donate and receive a FREE entry!

If you would like to support our cause and receive a free entry to the race donate $50. When you register for the race your entry will be free! Simply sign up and follow the steps to register and on the donation screen enter $50. ($25 discount applied during checkout. Valid until March 20th, and then it's a $25 discount off the $30 entry fee) Donate $25 and you'll receive a $10 discount off your 5k race entry fee.

Steps to receive your free/discounted entry: 

1. Choose Sign Up and follow the steps to register for the race

2. You will be routed to the Donation page during registration, choose the donation level

3. Your discounted/free entry will be reflected in the cart during checkout.

* Please note if you go to the donation page first and enter the donation the discount will not be applied for a free entry. You must register by choosing Sign Up first. 

Course Map

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Parking information

Parking is available in lots 9, 10, and 12. See the below map.



Race Contact Info

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149 Auditorium Rd, East Lansing MI 48825


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