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Organizers, runners happy with new course for 35th Kiwanis Kingston Classic

By Webmaster | April 23, 2017

Mike Stribl | April 23, 2017 | Daily Freeman KINGSTON, NY The 35th Kiwanis Kingston Classic took a bold new direction Sunday and it led the runners right by the Hudson River. After 34 years of running through Uptown, Midtown and even out-of-town Kingston, Kiwanis organizers this year moved the event to the one place…

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2017 Kiwanis Kingston Classic race routes set for Downtown

By Webmaster | December 5, 2016

Eric Houghtaling | November 26, 2016 | Daily Freeman KINGSTON, N.Y. “The race routes for the 2017 Kiwanis Kingston Classic were finalized this week, according to race co-director Carlos Perez. The courses for both the Classic 10-kilometer distance and the accompanying 2.1-mile run are readily available on the website, The Classic is scheduled for…

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Changes afoot for 2017 Kingston Classic ~ Daily Freeman Article

By Webmaster | October 30, 2016

Eric Houghtaling | October 30, 2016 | Daily Freeman “With slightly less than six months to the 2017 Kingston Classic, organizers announced major changes this week for the 35th edition of the popular local race. First off, Kiwanis Club of Kingston, which revived the Classic in 2013, parted ways with HITS Running and will be…

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Announcing the Kiwanis Kingston Classic Hall of Fame 2013 Inductees

By Webmaster | February 1, 2013

The 2012 Kiwanis Kingston Classic was honored to introduce a feature  in which we  recognized  several people who have poured their hearts into the Classic over the years.   We are dedicated to making these recognitions in the years to come and are pleased to announce the 2013 Inductees to the Kiwanis Kingston Classic Hall of Fame Running – Dave Chandler Organizer…

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Freeman Sportsperson of the Year: Kingston Classic organizers

By Webmaster | January 1, 2013

We are quite honored to be named Kingston Freeman’s Sportsperson of the year for 2012.   Click here to read the article!

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Kiwanis Kingston Classic Loves the Shamrock Run

By Webmaster | December 24, 2012

The Shamrock Run is another great Kingston tradition which most agree marks the unofficial start of Spring!!   Get out there and RUN!!  Visit

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By Webmaster | August 12, 2012

Follow these links to see results!  10K Results  and 2.1 Mile Results 

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Race Photos are Ready!!

By Webmaster | May 26, 2012

Go here to view photos from the 2012 Kiwanis Kingston classic!

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Top 10 reasons to run in the Kiwanis Kingston Classic

By Webmaster | April 1, 2012

In the 4/1/12 edition of the Daily Freeman, the top 10 reasons to run in the Kiwanis Kingston Classic are presented.   Click here to read on!!

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Kingston Classic racing to start

By Webmaster | March 31, 2012

The Kingston Daily Freeman reports on this year’s Kiwanis Kingston Classic 10-kilometer road race, scheduled for April 15, celebrates its 30th anniversary and its second year under the direction of the Kiwanis Club of Kingston.   Read the entire article here!

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The Cagneys to help celebrate the Kiwanis Kingston Classic!!

By Webmaster | February 27, 2012

We are thrilled to announce that the Cagneys will join the post-race party !!   Check out their website   to learn more about the group!! 

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By Webmaster | January 26, 2012

Here are photos from today’s press conference with Ulster County Executive Michael Hein:

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Kingston Classic planning already full speed ahead

By Webmaster | December 31, 2011

By ERIC HOUGHTALING Freeman staff KINGSTON — Planning for the next Kiwanis Kingston Classic 10-kilometer road race has reached full throttle according to race director Greg Riley. The 2012 Classic is scheduled to take place at 1 p.m. on April 15, one day after the YMCA Kids Classic at Dietz Stadium Read the full article…

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Classic organizers already looking to next year

By Webmaster | April 18, 2011

The question about whether or not the Kingston Classic 10-kilometer road race could survive one year off was answered with an emphatic “yes” on Sunday. The Kiwanis Club of Kingston took over the race and the hundreds of runners and walkers showed their appreciation by running in the 2011 Classic. Read the full article here.

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Classic Return a Real Crowd Pleaser

By Webmaster | April 18, 2011

“I’ve been doing races all my life, but never have I seen one like this,” said Zappen, 35. “I love the stadium and running through the historic uptown district. And, in terms of the fan support and the expo, it was just a great feeling. “It was truly a great event. I do the Utica…

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