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Discount Sponsors

Unless otherwise indicated, please use the 4-digit 2017 KAR discount code when purchasing merchandise or services from discount sponsors.  The discount code is changed January 1 of each year, and is sent to the membership distribution via The Rundown newsletter, as well as on membership welcome and renewal letters.  Below are our current discount sponsors:



KAR members receive $10 off specialty services at Agility Physical Therapy and Sports Performance including:

  • Gait Analysis
  • Lactate threshold testing for heart rate monitor training
  • Biomechanical evaluation for orthotic recommendations
  • Lower quarter screen for proper posture and bike fit
  • Comprehensive musculoskeletal assessment and sport specific training program
  • S2P.E.A.K plyometric jump training program for performance enhancement and knee injury prevention

Visit  for locations and contact information.



Athletic Mentors

Athletic Mentors, located in Richland, is offering KAR members the following coaching and metabolic testing discounts:

Run Coaching:  10% discount per month off monthly run coaching programs.  Start-up fees waived with a 3 month commitment.

Metabolic Testing:  20% off.  The initial test is regularly priced at $195 and includes a 30 minute consultation ($156 KAR price).

New in 2017, the Metabolic Efficiency Class includes an ME Test, and a 2 hour training to teach how to understand your test results as well as how to train and eat to become more metabolically efficient.  The class and repeat tests(without consultation) are regularly priced at $135 (KAR price $108).

For more information visit the Athletic Mentors website or call 664-6912.  Please use the standard KAR discount code when booking services



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The Borgess Health and Fitness Center is offering KAR members their corporate discount rate of $99 initiation fees (50% off) for new members ($50 each additional associate).  Subject to change with future facility rate increases.  For more information, call 552.2348.






The Bronson Athletic Club is offering KAR members a the following:

$100 initiation fee (new members)

Free equipment orientation

Free Wellness Assessment with a personal trainer (membership required)

Free Pilates Reformer Class

For more information on joining, contact membership at 544-3200 or stop by and mention KAR and the member discount code.



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Cereal City Athletics is offering KAR members discounts on all of its 2017 events.   Visit the Cereal City Athletics website to learn more about Cereal City Athletics and to register for their  2017 events.  Cereal City Athletics uses the RunSignUp registration platform, so KAR membership will be automatically recognized.

2017 Events include:

Fat Fest Relays, February 25
Let Me Run SpringFest 5K, May 19
Ice Cream Century, June 2
Battle Creek Half Marathon & 5K, July 1
Cereal City Triathlon, July 29
Cereal City KIDS Triathlon, August 26
Tinsel Toes 5K, December 9

Cereal City Athletics also has an online store featuring TYR’s multi sports apparel line.  KAR members are eligible for a 10% discount when shopping!   Please use the standard KAR discount code at checkout to receive your discount.



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CORE is a tool for athletes of all levels.  They help create nutrition plans for training or big events.

CORE is providing the following for KAR members:

  • 50% off the Premium Plan
    • Single nutrition plan for a race or event
    • No limit on the the number purchased with the discount
  • 75% off the Unlimited Subscription through May 31st, 50% on and after June 1st
    • 1 year subscription
    • As many Premium Plans as you would like

Special plans available for Boston & Kalamazoo Marathons.

Visit for more information.  To receive the deal, use the standard four digit KAR discount code upon checkout.



Down Dog Yoga Center


Down Dog Yoga, conveniently located in downtown Kalamazoo, is offering members of KAR the following benefits:

  • One FREE yoga class each year of KAR membership (to be used on date of choice for any weekly drop-in class).
  • $5 off a 5 Class Pack (normally $75 – only $70 for KAR members).
  • 15% off Down Dog Yoga Center merchandise

Please have annual KAR discount code at time of purchase.  For more information visit Down Dog Yoga Center online.


Gazelle Sports


Gazelle Sports, newly remodeled and conveniently located in downtown Kalamazoo, is offering 10% off regular priced footwear purchases year round for all KAR Members!

Visit for more information on footwear available.




The Kalamazoo Athletic Wellness Sports Massage Center is a sports minded massage facility.  Kalamazoo Athletic Wellness is southwest Michigan’s largest provider of therapeutic and sports massage!  Their Sports Massage Center offers a full postural and gait analysis as part of your initial consultation.  You can use their convenient online scheduling at, or call 269-373-1000 to schedule.  KAR members receive $10 off any massage of an hour or longer at the Sports Massage Center location only.

Cannot be combined with other discount offers.


Nite Beams

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Nite Beams is offering KAR members 20% off all products online and in-store!

Shop for LED safety products for runners, walkers, bicyclists, and pets at

Be sure to use the four digit standard KAR code to receive the discount.




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Spirit Racing is offering KAR members discounts on all of its 2017 events.   Discounts range from $20 for adult triathlon relays, $10 for adult individual triathlons, and $5.00 for the remaining events and kids triathlons.

Visit to learn more about Spirit Racing and to register for 2017 events, using the 2017 KAR discount code.

2017 Schedule of Events 

Gull Lake Triathlon, June 24, 2017
Shermanator, August 5, 2017
Kids Get Active Triathlon, August 12, 2017



Troy of Troy Huggett Fitness Pros would like to offer members of the Kalamazoo Area Runners a discount on a strength training class that he offers at his training facility in Battle Creek. This class is designed for cross-training of runners who are looking to increase strength, endurance and overall performance while reducing injury risk. It is a 30 minute… Strength and Conditioning class using a variety of modalities including, but not limited to: bodyweight, dumbbells, resistance bands, sandbags, and resistance machines. Each individual session will vary exercises, sets, reps and equipment, while maintaining a focus on safely increasing strength, stamina, and flexibility.

Pricing for the classes is typically $30 per month (4 sessions) or $10 per session. Troy would like to offer the class to KAR members for $20 per month (4 sessions) or $8 per session.

Troy would also like to toss in a bonus offer of a B.O.G.O monthly Rock Climbing membership. Generally it is $20/per person for the month – no long term commitment, joining fees, or additional fees of any kind. KAR members can buy one and give the other membership to a friend. This is a great way to train for obstacle course races in addition to just getting some great cross training in

To learn more and to register visit Troy’s website at



Battle Creek YMCA

The Battle Creek YMCA is dedicated to strengthening the Battle Creek community while building strong minds and strong bodies. Located at 182 Capital Ave., NE, the Battle Creek YMCA is now offering a 15% membership discount to KAR members! Visit YMCA Battle Creek to learn more membership and use the 2017 KAR discount code when registering.