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About This Race

Race Awards

The top 3 male and female runners win awards.


First place age group awards will be given to divisions: 10-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79.


Refreshments will be available after the race.


Course Records:

Male: Nathan Swenson 26:06 (2017)

Female: Barbara Swenson 31:35 (2017)


Results: 2017

Sioux Falls Area Running Club

PO Box 727

Sioux Falls, SD 57101


"To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift."

- Steve Prefontaine

This is the first race in our annual Trail Race Series. Big Sioux Recreation Area lies on the banks of the Big Sioux River and boasts a trail system that's comprised of two dirt loops (Valley of the Giants Trail & The Prairie Vista Trail) which are connected by a paved trail that runs through the park. There will be access to port-a-potties and a covered picnic shelter along with a playground for the kids. All runners from beginners to veterans are welcome to participate in the 2 mile and 4 mile races!


Date: Saturday, August 25th, 2018  

Race Start Time: 8:00 a.m.

Distance: 4.2 miles and 2 miles (click on distance for Garmin data including elevation)

Location: Big Sioux Recreation Area, 410 West Park Street, on the very southwest edge of Brandon

Entry Fee:  See UltraSignup button to the right.

Please Note: There is a $4.00 entry fee to get into the park ($6 per carload) for those not having a South Dakota state park pass.  This is mandatory per state park rules.



Race Course

Race Registration

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Race Sponsors

Contact Information

For questions or to voluneer, please contact

Nathan Schwab:  Email Nate at

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2 Mile Race

4 Mile Race