Annual Kettle Klomp 5K Race and 2 Mile Walk

The race and walk tales place at Kettle Moraine Lutheran High School (KML) on the cross country course. The course winds through the paths of KML’s beautiful outdoor environmental classroom.  This is the same course used for high school and grade school cross country meets.

Area runners and walkers of all ages, KML alumni, parents, and students; as well as area high school and grade school cross country runners are invited to participate.

The Kettle Klomp has been cancelled for 2022.

2020 Kettle Klomp Recap

The 135+ participants of the Kettle Klomp 5K Run, 2-Mile Walk and ¼-mile Klip Klop event held on the high school cross country course at Kettle Moraine Lutheran High School on Saturday, August 15, had wonderful weather conditions for the 9th year of this outdoor activity.

Congrats to everyone who completed the course! Special thanks to all who participated, volunteered, sponsored, or helped make the 9th annual Kettle Klomp a success! See you next year for the 10th Annual Kettle Klomp!

Overall Male & Female Winners

The 5K event was won by KML junior Logan Measner in a time of 18:12. He was followed by KML alum Nathan Kempf (’07) in 21:28 and KML alum Brady Stuck (‘16) 23:05. The female division was won by Bethlehem Lutheran 8th grader Madeline Leffel in a time of 23:55. KML alum Michelle Matter (’09) took 2nd place honors in 25:29, and 11 yr old Emma Wagner of Morning Star finished 3rd in 26:12.

The top 3 finishers in each age category will receive medals which will be mailed to participants.

Never Missed a Klomp

Three participants continue to claim the honor of never missing a Kettle Klomp: alum Nathan Kempf (‘07), alum Matt Stoltz (’16) and Nick Schroeder, who also won the 60+ male age division with a time of 40:26.

Klip Klop

Young participants ran the ¼ mile Klip Klop course before entering the Klip Klop Corral to choose a prize.

Age Groups

In the 5K run, awards to overall fastest male and female runners, as well as the top 3 in each of these age groups:

  • Under 10
  • 10-12
  • 13-14
  • 15-16
  • 17-19
  • 20-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60-69
  • 70 and over


Contact Tim Kuehl, KML Cross Country Coach (262-536-4368;

2020 Kettle Klomp Sponsors