2021 Hope Classic

  • 23rd Annual Hope Classic Races

    Saturday, May 22, 2021

    5K Walkers* – 8:45 AM
    5K Runners* – 9:00 AM
    1 Mile – 9:50 AM

    *Please be ready to board the bus at least 15 minutes in advance of your race, or walk/run to meet us at the start line.

    Refreshments provided for all participants and spectators

    Click here for the results of the 5K Race.

    Click here for the results of the 1 Mile Girls’ Race.

    Click here for the results of the 1 Mile Boys’ Race.

    Entry Fees through May 5:
    5K Run/Walk $10
    $8
    (with shirt)*
    (without shirt)
    1 Mile Run/Walk $6
    $5
    (with shirt)*
    (without shirt)
    Both Races $12 (with shirt)*

    *Guaranteed t-shirt for all runners registered by May 5

    Entry Fees after May 5:
    5K Run/Walk $12
    1 Mile Run/Walk $8
    Both Races $15
    Packet Pick Up:

    Friday, May 21 from 2-6 PM
    Saturday, May 22 from 7:45-8:30 AM

    Payments will be accepted up until the day of the race, and should be mailed or delivered to:

    Hope PR Christian School
    1545 Wilson Ave. SW
    Grand Rapids, MI 49534
    Make checks payable to: Hope Christian School

    5K Run Race Records
    Division Male
    Under 15 Nick Schipper, 18:40 (’02)
    15-19 Seth Bleyenberg, 17:05 (’18)
    20-24 Brantley VanOverloop, 16:51 (’18)
    25-34 Zach Start, 16:16* (’21)
    35-44 Dave Rau, 17:30 (’03)
    45-54 Dave Rau, 18:08 (’05)
    Masters Dave Rau, 19:12 (’15)
    Division Female
    Under 15 Elizabeth Kortz, 21:40 (’15)
    15-24 Meghan Beute, 18:58 (’21)
    25-34 Sarah Hopkins, 19:30 (’15)
    35-44 Ronda VanBemmel, 21:59 (’09)
    45-54 Becky DeBoer, 23:12 (’12)
    Masters Karen Brands, 26:39 (’15)
    1 Mile Run Race Records
    Male Zachary Schwarz, 5:06* (’18)
    Female Amber Koole, 5:53 (’21)
    *Course Records
  • Sponsors

    360 Electric
    Bosveld Inc.
    Buck’s Best Backyard Barbeque
    Douglas Bleyenburg, DDS
    Feenstra & Associates
    Field’s Fabrics
    Gerald Feenstra – RE/MAX
    Get Movin’ Realty
    Hilltop Auto Service
    Jack & Karen Brands
    James A Kessel, DDS
    John DeVries – RE/MAX GR
    Jonathan Kamps Carpentry
    Kamps Inc.
    Kleyn Electric
    KSS Enterprises
    Meulenberg Painting
    Michigan Pallet
    Miedema Auctioneering
    Peter & Dorothy VanderSchaaf
    Premier Auto & Truck Parts Inc
    Rau Home Improvement
    Rite Temp Heating & Cooling
    Rodney Rau, Builder
    Ron Miedema Concrete
    Royal Technology
    Skip’s Painting, LLC
    Speed Wrench Inc.
    Steenland Kacos Insurance Agency
    Superior Groundcover
    Vibration Research
    West Michigan Insurance Advisors
    Wonderland Tire Co.