Pre-registration Runs April 1, 2017 through June 15, 2017 at 11:59pm

Registration for the 39th Annual Kalamazoo Klassic is now OPEN

Click here to register online for the 2017 Kalamazoo Klassic and/or Kids' Klassic


The postmark deadline for mail in registrations was June 12, 2017.  Please register online, or register via late registration (see below for late registration times and locations)

10K and/or 5K Run or Walk:    $30* Pre-registration 

Register for more than one of these events for no extra charge. Price of pre-registration includes a short sleeve moisture management technical shirt. There is no additional charge to participate in both the 10k and 5k.

* online processing fee applies for registration via RunSignUp   

Group Discount:                       $5 discount available to groups of 10 or more!

Groups consisting of 10 or more people, in the 10K or 5K Run/Walk are eligible for a $5 discount per individual.  Please contact Bonnie Sexton at for a group discount code.  

Late Registration:                     $35 late registration!

Late Registrations and packet pick-up on Friday, June 16 and Saturday, June 17 are available.  The cost of late registration is $35 for the 10k Run, 5k Run/Walk or both the 10k and 5k Run or Walk.  There is no shirt guarantee for late registrations, and available surplus will be distributed first come, first serve.  Shirt size exchanges will be available after registration close race day only.

Late/Walk-in registrations will be accepted on Friday, June 16 from 4:00-7:30 p.m. in the Maple Street Magnet School cafeteria, 922 W Maple St, Kalamazoo, MI 49008 or on Saturday, June 17 at the Maple Street Magnet School field starting at 6:00 a.m.   Late registration and packet pick-up for the Kids' Klassic 1k & 2k is 4:00 – 5:30 Friday, June 16 in the Maple Street Magnet School cafeteria, 922 W Maple St, Kalamazoo, MI 49008 . 

***Cash and Checks only accepted for Friday and Saturday Late Registration***  No Credit Cards

Team Challenge:                        No additional charge!

Groups of 3-5 may register as a team to compete for awards in either the corporate (employee groups) or open divisions of the Team Challenge.  Runners may participate in a 5k Run team, 10k Run team or both.  Participants registering as part of the Team Challenge will create (if team captain) or join a team upon registration.  The team captain will have the opportunity to create a password, which can then be shared with team members and allows them to register individually as part of the team.   

Kids’ Klassic 1K or 2K Fun Run:      

The Kids’ Klassic is a fun run starting on Hudson Street in front of the Maple St. YMCA for kids 15 and under. Kids may run the 1k, the 2k or both.  Parents may accompany their child for free. Strollers are welcome!  Kids' Klassic is FREE of charge; The event is capped at 500.  Shirts to the first 300 pre-registered participants. 


There are no refunds or deferments.  Registration may be transferred to another runner as a "gift" or as a reimbursement to the original registrant and charge to the new registrant online only and through pre-registration close only.  There are no late registration transfers.   In order to submit a transfer, participants must:

1.) Login to

2.) Click the PROFILE link at the top

3.) Under Runner Links, click the “My Registered Races” link

4.) Select the VIEW/EDIT Registration link under the Kalamazoo Klassic Registration

5.) Click the “Transfer to Another Runner” tab

6.) Enter the First Name, Last Name and Email Address for the person you would like to transfer to

7.) Select TRANSFER AS GIFT (or Transfer for Refund).  

8.) On the next page, confirm the transfer information and hit TRANSFER REGISTRATION

9.) The transfer recipient will receive an email from RunSignUp with a link to complete their registration information. Once they have submitted their registration information, they will be officially registered and you will be removed from the event.

Note on Race Bibs

Please use our official online transfer process to properly gift or sell your registration.  Wearing a race bib assigned to another runner is prohibited. We are keeping this option open through pre-registration close on Thursday, June 15 at 11:59pm.   There will be no late registration transfers. 

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