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About This Race

Race Awards

The top 3 male and female runners win awards *5.5 mile

The top 2 male and female runners win awards *3 mile


Overall male & 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.  *5.5 mile only


Course Records:

Male: Justin Lancaster 36:18 (2017)

Female: Barbara Swenson 39:51 (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

SFARC is excited to bring trail racing to Good Earth State Park. Good Earth is the newest State Park and is just outside of southeast Sioux Falls. The park has miles of trails and multiple scenic overlooks. Trails vary from wide crushed rock to rough single track. All runners from beginners to veterans are welcome to participate. The 3 mile race length gives participants the ability to try out trial running. The 5.5 mile route gives the participant the ability to test themselves throughout most of Good Earth's trails.



Race Start Time: 8:00 a.m.

Distance: 5.5 miles and 2.8 miles (click on distance for Garmin data including elevation) **not valid for 2019

Location: Good Earth State Park, 26924 480th Avenue, just southeast of Sioux Falls

Entry Fee:  See UltraSignup button to the right.

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 volunteer, please contact

Nathan Schwab:  Email Nate at [email protected]

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3 Mile Race

5.5 Mile Race


3 & 5.5-mile races are the same price

’19 SF Run Club Member:

$25 till July 21st - $30 till Sept 7th - $40 through race day


$30 till July 21st - $35 till Sept 7th - $45 through race day



Sign up for all three races at once! Select ‘All 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!


Entry Fees

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

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The 3 mile runners will run 1 lap, approximately 2.8 miles. 5.5 mile racers will go 2 full laps.


This is the same course from 2018 except in reverse.


Garmin Data HERE