Registration for the 2018 Kalamazoo Klassic is now OPEN!

Click here to register for the Kalamazoo Klassic or Kids' Klassic


The postmark deadline for mail in registrations is June 11, 2018.  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 soft polyester/rayon/cotton blend technical shirt. There is no additional charge to participate in both the 10k and 5k.  The Maple Hill Challenge is automatically included for 10k participants.

* 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 15 and Saturday, June 16 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 15 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. in the Maple Branch of the YMCA of Greater Kalamazoo (1001 West Maple Street, Kalamazoo, MI) or on Saturday, June 16 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 15 in the Maple Branch of the YMCA of Greater Kalamazoo.   

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

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.  Cotton t-shirts are provided to the first 300 pre-registered kids.


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 14 at 11:59pm.   There will be no late registration transfers. 

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