January 7, 2021 Dear Kalamazoo Area Runners (KAR) Members, We are excited to announce effective Sunday, January 17, 2021, Kalamazoo Area Runners (KAR) will resume our weekly group runs. We are also providing status updates on other winter and spring Kalamazoo Area Runners (KAR) events and programs. Group RunsKalamazoo Area Runners (KAR) weekly group runs will…

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Dear Kalamazoo Area Runners (KAR) Members and Running Community Friends, Our greatest hope and desire is that you and your loved ones are staying healthy and safe during the COVID-19 health crisis.  Today, Governor Whitmer issued Executive Order 2020-21, requiring Michigan residents to stay at home or at their place of residence for the next…

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Dear Kalamazoo Area Runners (KAR) Members and Running Community Friends, As an organization, we are in unprecedented times.  The coronavirus (COVID-19) was determined to be a pandemic by the World Health Organization and both federal and state governments have declared a state of emergency.  Although last week’s Executive Order mandate was for cancellation of events…

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We are pleased to present the January/February/March 2019 edition of The Rundown, Kalamazoo Area Runners (KAR) e-newsletter.  If you are new to Kalamazoo Area Runners, we wish to extend you a warm welcome.  Every 2-3 months you will receive our E-newsletter, The Rundown. We encourage you to take the time to read the newsletter to stay up to…

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Dear Kalamazoo Area Runners Members and Friends, Over the last three months the Kalamazoo Area Runners Executive Board has been working hard behind the scenes to define our future as an organization. In August, we completed the strategic planning process and the purpose of this communication is to share the outcomes, as well as how…

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The July/August/September 2018 edition of The Rundown E-Newsletter is now Available! Read about the spiritual benefits of running, meet Kalamazoo Area Runners (KAR) member Kevin Rabineau and be inspired by his amazing story.  Read Gale Fischer’s latest edition of “Another Runner’s Perspective.” Meet our leadership team members, check out upcoming Kalamazoo Area Runners (KAR) events…

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The May/June edition of The Rundown E-Newsletter is now Available!  Read about the importance of the social benefits of running, meet Kalamazoo Area Runners (KAR) member Kayle Rice, and read Gale Fischer’s Father’s Day edition of “Another Runner’s Perspective.”  Meet our leadership team members, check out upcoming Kalamazoo Area Runners (KAR) events and find out…

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