The 38th Annual Kalamazoo Klassic 5k and 10k and Kids' Klassic 1k and 2k, presented by Kalamazoo Area Runners (KAR) and MRC Industries, Inc. are scheduled for June 17th and 18th, 2016. The Kids' Klassic 1k and 2k is scheduled for Friday evening, June 17th at 6:00pm at the Maple Street YMCA, 1001 West Maple Street, Kalamazoo and the Kalamazoo Klassic 5k and 10k is Saturday morning, June 18th at the top of Maple Hill. The 10k run starts at 7:30am and the 5k run/walk starts at 9:00am. Proceeds from the Kalamazoo Klassic benefit MRC Industries, Inc., a non-profit organization providing encouragement and support to individuals living with a disabililty to achieve their fullest potential through emplyment, skill-building and active community involvement. Both the 10k run and the 5k run serve as the Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) Michigan State Championship events.