Group Runs

Join us on a group run for fun, camaraderie, and motivation. Group Runs are free to members, and take place at various locations around the Kalamazoo, Portage, and Battlecreek areas. Runs vary in distance with all paces welcome. Select the run on the calendar you wish to attend for more information.

Mar
7
Sun
Sunday Afternoon – Battle Creek YMCA @ Battle Creek YMCA
Mar 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
All paces welcome. Distance determined by those that come. Typically 3-6 miles. No one runs alone. Masks required for pre- and post-run but not while running.
Mar
9
Tue
Tuesday Morning – Kalamazoo – Oakwood Plaza @ Oakwood Plaza
Mar 9 @ 5:00 am – 6:00 am

Route

Varies from a 3-4 mile loop or an out and back down Oakland Dr.

Pace

Currently 10-13 minutes per mile, but all paces welcome.

Mar
10
Wed
Wednesday Evening – YMCA of Greater Kalamazoo – Portage Branch @ YMCA of Greater Kalamazoo - Portage Branch
Mar 10 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Runners and walkers of all paces are welcome! Bring your own hydration and remember to bring reflective gear and lights as it will be dark when we finish.

The A-frame building will be open for restroom/locker room use from 5:00 – 7:00 pm, however, we will gather outdoors. Please only two people inside each locker/restroom at any time. Social Distancing and masks are required when using facilities inside the A-Frame and outdoors during pre-run and post-run gathering times.

Please do not attend if you have COVID-19, are experiencing primary symptoms of COVID-19 or have been in close contact with someone with COVID-19 (last 14 days).

The out and back route accommodates any distances up to 6 miles. Need to run longer? Feel free to add on at the end!

Mar
11
Thu
Thursday Evening – Richland Community Library @ Richland Community Library
Mar 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Mar
14
Sun
Sunday Afternoon – Battle Creek YMCA @ Battle Creek YMCA
Mar 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

All paces welcome. Distance determined by those that come. Typically 3-6 miles. No one runs alone. Masks required for pre- and post-run but not while running.

Mar
16
Tue
Tuesday Morning – Kalamazoo – Oakwood Plaza @ Oakwood Plaza
Mar 16 @ 5:00 am – 6:00 am

Route

Varies from a 3-4 mile loop or an out and back down Oakland Dr.

Pace

Currently 10-13 minutes per mile, but all paces welcome.

Mar
17
Wed
Wednesday Evening – YMCA of Greater Kalamazoo – Portage Branch @ YMCA of Greater Kalamazoo - Portage Branch
Mar 17 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Runners and walkers of all paces are welcome! Bring your own hydration and remember to bring reflective gear and lights as it will be dark when we finish.

The A-frame building will be open for restroom/locker room use from 5:00 – 7:00 pm, however, we will gather outdoors. Please only two people inside each locker/restroom at any time. Social Distancing and masks are required when using facilities inside the A-Frame and outdoors during pre-run and post-run gathering times.

Please do not attend if you have COVID-19, are experiencing primary symptoms of COVID-19 or have been in close contact with someone with COVID-19 (last 14 days).

The out and back route accommodates any distances up to 6 miles. Need to run longer? Feel free to add on at the end!

Mar
18
Thu
Thursday Evening – Richland Community Library @ Richland Community Library
Mar 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Mar
21
Sun
Sunday Afternoon – Battle Creek YMCA @ Battle Creek YMCA
Mar 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

All paces welcome. Distance determined by those that come. Typically 3-6 miles. No one runs alone. Masks required for pre- and post-run but not while running.

Mar
23
Tue
Tuesday Morning – Kalamazoo – Oakwood Plaza @ Oakwood Plaza
Mar 23 @ 5:00 am – 6:00 am

Route

Varies from a 3-4 mile loop or an out and back down Oakland Dr.

Pace

Currently 10-13 minutes per mile, but all paces welcome.