This is the 21st annual 5K Race and Kids K Fun Run thru downtown Rockford. Mitchell’s Run Thru Rockford (MRTR) was organized to benefit Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy (PPMD). Mitchell Peterson, and many other young children from West Michigan have been diagnosed with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. All race proceeds will be donated to PPMD in Mitchell’s honor, to END DUCHENNE. This is a fun, family event, live music and silent auction. The course runs through scenic Rockford and along The White Pine Trail!!!! Superheros and Disney Princesses will be available for photographs in the parking lot next to the Rockford pavilion this year!
Each registered 5K participant will receive a Mitchell’s Run Race Tee, a finisher medal and post race snacks & drinks. Each registered Kids K participant will receive a Mitchell’s Run Race Tee, a kid friendly finisher medal, and an post race ice cream or popsicle treat.
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Information about the event is available in : English