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About This Race

Race Awards

The top 3 male and female runners win awards *4 mile

The top 2 male and female runners win awards *2 mile


Overall male and female Series Points Champs will win awards. Runners who run all 3 races will get an award. 


First place age group awards will be given to divisions:

10-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79.  *4 mile only


Course Records:

Male: Nathan Swenson 26:06 (2017)

Female: Barbara Swenson 31:35 (2017)


Results: 2017  2018

Sioux Falls Area Running Club

PO Box 727

Sioux Falls, SD 57101

[email protected]


"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!



Race Start Time: 8:00 a.m.

Distance: 4 miles and 2.35 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

Please Note: There is a $6.00 entry fee to get into the park 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 Series Sponsors

Contact Information

For questions or to voluneer, please contact

Nathan Schwab:  Email Nate at [email protected]

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2 Mile Race

4 Mile Race


Entry Fees:


2 & 4-mile races are the same price

’19 SF Run Club Member:

$25 till June 24th - $30 till Aug 10th - $40 through race day


$30 till June 24th - $35 till Aug 10th - $45 through race day



Sign up for all three races at once! SelectAll 3 Races' for the 2-mile or 4-mile to sign up for all three short or long races. Need to change which distance you run for any of the races? Just contact the race director through the ‘Ask a question’ link on

*only one price for the series: $90

*Runners who run all 3 races will earn a special swag gift!

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

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