Have a question? We have answers! Look below for the most common questions about the Sioux Falls Skedaddle.

General

Race date/time

The 2019 Sioux Falls Skedaddle will be on Sunday, April 28, 2019. The race will start at 7:30am.

Runner Cap

Registration for the Sioux Falls Skedaddle is limited and expected to sell out well in advance of race day. There will likely be no race day registration for this event.

Distance

Get ready for 13.1 miles of sweet, sweet running! The Sioux Falls Skedaddle is a half marathon of celebration. Yeah, that’s a thing.

Start Line

SWAG

Besides running 13.1 lovely miles through the streets of Sioux Falls, each runner will receive an official Sioux Falls Skedaddle race shirt, a unique finishers medal, chip timed results, free downloadable race photos, athlete SWAG package and post-race brunch, refreshments, festival, and more. Enjoy!

Map

Check out the course and other maps here. 

Parking

Parking is available in all public parking lots and garages in Downtown Sioux Falls. There is plenty of parking around the start and finish. Please plan ahead, as there will not be a shuttle from the finish back to the start line.

Pacers

We will have pace teams for the following times: 1:35, 1:40, 1:45, 1:50, 1:55, 2:00, 2:05, 2:10, 2:15, 2:20, 2:25, 2:30, 2:35, 2:40, 2:45 and 2:50.

Gear Check

Gear check will be available on race morning at the start line. Please make sure you place your gear in the provided clear plastic bag!

Finish Line

Map

Check out the course and other maps here. 

Packet Pickup & Expo

Location / Time

Packet Pickup and Expo information is available here. Schedule of Events is located here.

Claiming Your Packet & SWAG

Information on claiming your race packet and SWAG can be found here.

Race Day

Runner Resources

Race day runner resources are located here.

Spectator Resources

Race day spectator resources are located here.

Road Closures

Detour maps will be posted 2 weeks prior to event day.

Registration

Minimum Age

You must be 8 years of age on race day to take part in the Sioux Falls Skedaddle. A parent or guardian must sign the waiver on behalf of participants 19 or younger.

Minimum Pace & Time Limit

City permit applications limit the race time to 3.25 hours. The course will be closed at an 15:00 minute per mile pace. There will be time limit cutoff points located at every water station. See time limit schedule here.

Elite Standards

Elite athlete time standards are available here.

Athletes with Disabilities

All Athletes with Disabilities information can be found here! For ADA requests visit goo.gl/onSCMR.

Cancellations, Refunds, Transfers & Deferrals

Entry fees are non-refundable and race numbers and entries cannot be transferred to another person or deferred to another year. Sorry, no exceptions. You may not give or sell your race number to another individual. The entry fee for this year’s event cannot be deferred to next year’s event for any reason. In other words, once an athlete’s entry fee has been paid, they will not receive a refund if they cannot participate. Failure to comply will result in disqualification from the current Sioux Falls Skedaddle and a ban for the following year.

Weather or Dangerous Conditions

The Sioux Falls Skedaddle will be held in most weather conditions and cancellation is unlikely. However, due to adverse or otherwise dangerous conditions, the event may be altered or cancelled. In the event of cancellation under such circumstances, refunds will not be issued.

Course

Map

Check out the course and other maps here. 

Course Amenities

Course amenity information is available here.

Headphones

We encourage everyone to leave their music at home and live in the moment. There will be so much to see and hear, you won’t want to miss out, plus it’s safer for everyone if we have our ears open. If you must run with music, please use commonsense and keep the volume low so you can hear vehicles and verbal instructions.

Items NOT Allowed on Course

Pets, runners not wearing a race bib, non-official cyclists, baby joggers/strollers, roller skates, roller blades, skateboards, and any wheeled vehicles other than registered wheelchair athletes are not allowed on the course.

Clothing Left at Start Line or On Course

Clothing items left at the start line or on the course will be picked up and donated to a charitable organization. Pink Gorilla Events cannot be responsible for discarded clothing or other items along the race course.

After the Race

Results and Photos

Results and photos will be sent via email, posted to facebook and will also be posted here.

Packet Requests

We can ship you your unclaimed packet, shirt, runner gift or pre-ordered items after the race upon request, but you must cover the cost of shipping.

Shirt Exchange Requests

Shirt exchange is available on race day at the Sioux Falls Skedaddle store located at the finish line. After race day, we can exchange your shirt upon request, but you must cover the cost of shipping.

Awards Requests

Award winners should plan to attend the award ceremony following the race. If you do not attend the award ceremony, your unclaimed award can shipped, but you must cover the cost of shipping.

Lost & Found

On race day, lost & found will be located at the Skedaddle store at the finish line. Following race day, please contact us to inquire about missing items.

Other

Still have questions?  Contact Us and ask away!