Kids Classic


THANK YOU for Participating in the 2018 Marti Austin Kids Classic!

Save the date for the 2019 Kids Classic on Saturday, June 1st, 2019

If you registered and did not attend, you can still pick up your shirt and packet from the Crim Office: 452 S Saginaw St. If you registered late and requested a shirt, we will contact you when it arrives.

A couple of the Flint Lensmen took great pictures of the day which we will be posting soon. Until then, check out our Facebook to see pictures and videos of the day. And don’t forget to Follow us on Instagram too!


Place and Time
The Kids Classic will take place at the Flint Cultural Center in the Durant Plaza (the park between The Whiting and Sloan Museum). Our community partners will be there at 10:00am and will have all sorts of fun activities for the family while you wait for your race. The races will take place starting at 11:00am in the following order:
Diaper Dash
Toddler Trot

Puppy Dash
1/4 Mile
1/2 Mile
1 Mile
Packet Pickup
The packet pickup lines will be organized alphabetically by last name. If you registered before 11:59pm on Wednesday, May 30th, the participant will receive his or her shirt there. We do have a limited number of shirts available for late registration which will be given on a first come, first served basis. If your racer does not receive his or her shirt on race day, we will be making another shirt order early next week.
When the shirts get printed, they will be available to pick up at the Crim Office: 452 S Saginaw St. Flint, MI

There is plenty of parking available in the Whiting Parking Lot (Enter from Robert T. Longway Blvd)


This “mini Crim” is a series of fun races for kids ages 0-14. Each participating child receives a Kids Classic t-shirt, goody bag, pizza slice, and finisher medal. The day includes activities for the whole family including music, food, bounce houses and more!

**Adults can participate in ANY of the events with their children**

Diaper Dash (Now FREE!)
Pre-crawlers, crawlers, assisted walkers
Distance – about 20 feet

Toddler Trot
New walkers, walkers
Distance- about 80 feet

1/4 Mile
Beginning runners (children may walk too)
Distance- 1/4 of a mile

1/2 Mile
Runners who can run and/or walk further or who would like a challenge!
Distance- 1/2 of a mile

1 Mile
Runners who can run and/or walk a whole mile or who would like the challenge!
This race goes through part of Applewood!
Distance- 1 mile

Hurley Medical Center
VG’s Grocery
ABC 12
Randy Wise Automotive Team

Community Partners:

Flint Firebirds
Grand Blanc McDonald’s
Flint Children’s Museum
Junior League of Flint
GISD/Early Childhood Programs
Genesee County Humane Society
The Dunk Tank Co.
Flint Community Sports
Summer Running Clubs
Greater Flint Health Coalition
Bishop International Airport
Financial Plus
Crim Yoga
GoodBoy Clothing
Flint Community Education
MSU Extension
Grand Blanc Gymnastics Company
Genesee County Health Department
Crim Nutrition
The Disability Network
U of M Flint Recreation Center
Flint Institute of Music
Holy Smokes BBQ
Team One Mobile ATM
Flint Youth Theatre