Get Involved

  • Volunteer » (and receive a race shirt)
  • Become a race sponsor—contact us!
  • The Joust Challenge: Calvin faculty, staff, and student employees, here is your chance to build departmental pride and a sense of team spirit while competing for a prize! Build a team with at least three Calvin faculty or staff; teams can also include department student workers and immediate household family members. The team with the largest number of participants will be rewarded with a treat from the Alumni Association.
  • The Corporate Challenge: Register for the Calvin Classic 5K with a team of four or more coworkers to promote fitness and community at your workplace. The winning team (determined by cross country scoring) receives $250. All other Calvin Classic 5K rules and benefits apply.


  • Pricing »(new super-early bird pricing in 2024!)
  • Read about the history of the race, including past winners
  • Apple gift card drawing: To be entered to win one of four $250 Apple gift cards, either express interest in our Calvin Classic 5k and Youth Fun Run event on Facebook or register for the 5k or Fun Run by 11:59 p.m. on Saturday, September 14.
  • Questions? | (616) 526-6142