Kal-Haven Trail Run benefitting Girls On The Run of Greater Kalamazoo

Sat April 1, 2023 Kalamazoo, MI 49009 US Directions
Events

Solo Runner

$70 7:00AM EDT - 3:00PM EDT
113 spots left. Price increases after March 28, 2023 at 11:59pm EDT
Open to ages 18+.

2 Person Relay Team

$50 7:15AM EDT - 3:00PM EDT
76 spots left. Price increases after March 28, 2023 at 11:59pm EDT

3-6 Person Relay Team

$40 7:30AM EDT - 3:00PM EDT
308 spots left. Price increases after March 28, 2023 at 11:59pm EDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at https://kalhaventrailrun.wordpress.com/.

Place
Kal-Haven Trailhead - North 10th St
Kalamazoo, MI US 49009
Description

About This Event:

First presented in 1991, the Kal-Haven Trail Run is a point to point 33.5 mile race on a "rails to trails" with a crushed limestone surface. The event begins in Kalamazoo at the Kal-Haven Trail's 10th Street trailhead, runs to Bloomingdale, and finishes back at the 10th Street Trailhead Kal-Haven Trail Run benefits Girls on the Run of Greater Kalamazoo and Kalamazoo Area Runners.


Website: http://kalhaventrailrun.wordpress.com/

Important Dates & Times:

Registration Fees:

  • ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSES ON APRIL 6TH (WED., March 29th, 11:59PM)
    • Solo Registration - $70
    • 2 Person Team Registration - $50 per team member
    • 3 to 6 Person Team Registration - $40 per team member
  • ON-SITE REGISTRATION AVAILABLE
    • Solo Registration - $80
    • 2 Person Team Registration - $60 per team member
    • 3 to 6 Person Team Registration - $50 per team member

Packet Pickup

  • Friday, March 31st - 4-6 pm @ KELC Events, 1417 S. Burdick Street, Kalamazoo 49001

  • Saturday, April 1st (Race Morning) from 6:00 am – 7:15 am @ Kal-Haven Trail on 10th Street (where the race starts and finishes)  

Event Information:

Solo Runners – 7:00 am start

  • Kalamazoo to Bloomingdale and back, MI 33.5 miles
  • Solo runners may have up to 3 drop bags:
    • #1 – Gobles
    • #2 – Lacota
    • #3 – Kalamazoo Trail Head(finish line) – all drop bags will be transported back to Kalamazoo after solo runners have passed through the aid station.

2 Person Teams – 7:15 am start 

  • Kalamazoo to Bloomingdale 17.6 miles Driving directions http://g.co/maps/2kx22
  • Bloomingdale back to Kalamazoo Trail Head 17.6 miles 
  • Team member substitutions: The team captain may make changes to their teams online up to midnight on 03/31/23

 

3 to 6 Person Teams – 7:30 am start

  • Teams with fewer than 6 runners are still required to complete each leg as detailed below.
    • 10th Street to 6th Street – 3.9 miles Driving directions http://g.co/maps/q5k7v
    • 6th Street to Kendal – 5.7 miles Driving directions http://g.co/maps/jb5jm
    • Kendall to Bloomingdale – 8.0 miles Driving directions http://g.co/maps/7453y
    • Bloomingdale to Kendal – 5.9 miles Driving directions 
    • Kendal to 6th Street – 6.5 miles Driving directions 
    • 6th Street to Kalamazoo Trail Head – 3.5 miles Driving directions 
  • Note – all distances are provided by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources
  • Team member substitutions: The team captain may make changes to their teams online up to midnight on 03/31/2023.

 

The Fine Print

  • All registrations are final, no refunds or deferments will be given.
  • To guarantee a sweatshirt, registration must be received by March 16, 2023.
  • Important note for 3 to 6 person COED relay teams
    • A coed 3-4 person team must have a minimum of one female runner
    • A coed 5-6 person team must have a minimum of two female runners 
  • Team member substitutions: The team captain may make changes to their teams online up to midnight on 03/31/23.

Tee Shirts:

To be guaranteed a sweatshirt, registration must be received by March 16, 2023.  

 Awards:

  • All finishers will receive a medal
  • Solo event:
    • 5 year age groups
  • 2 Person Relay (overall only):
    • Male
    • Female
    • Co-ed divisions

  • 3 to 6 Person Relay (overall only):
    • Male
    • Female
    • Co-ed divisions

 

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