2019 Duck and Run 5K

By on May 17, 2016

Saturday, September 21, 2019  –   7:00 a.m.

Big Spring Memorial Park, 100 N. Beaty St.

Athens, Alabama












Get ready for a 5K that is a well-organized race through downtown Athens, Alabama.  You will experience tree-lined streets and our beautiful Courthouse Square as you make your way from Big Spring Memorial Park (the Duck Pond) and back again.

First 25 registrations will receive a FREE ENTRY in our 2019 Wacky Quacky Ducky Derby with a $1,000 grand prize sponsored by American Leakless Company.  

First 300 registered runners will be guaranteed a race t-shirt and goody bag.  Pre-registration will guarantee t-shirt size.   Race bags and other goodies, including a great spread of food, awards, and prizes will be part of the fun.


5K Course Information:

Course Certification AL10016JD. Begins southbound on East Street at the Washington Street intersection. Continues south on East Street to Forrest Street and turns right. Continues to Houston Street and turns right. Continues to First Avenue and turns right. Continues to Madison Street and turns right. Continues to Market Street and turns left. Continues to Marion Street and turns right. Continues to Forrest and turns left. Continues to Beaty Street and turns left. Continues to Big Spring Park and turns right into the parking lot. Continues to finish line a few feet before the park’s dedication monument.


Registration and Packet Pickup Events:

Several opportunities to register are available!  You can print a registration form and mail it to KALB or register online using the links below.  Opportunities to register will also be available at two Packet Pickup Events:

September 19th, 4-7:00 p.m. at Fleet Feet Sports in Huntsville

September 20th, 4-7:00 p.m. at the KALB office, 125 East St., Athens (across from the Duck Pond)

RACE Day beginning at 5:45 a.m. at the KALB office



2019 Duck and Run registration inside


ONLINE Registration – Raceroster.com


North Alabama Runner Website