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The 2019 Sioux Falls Skedaddle will be on Sunday, April 28, 2019. The race will start at 7:30am.
The Sioux Falls Skedaddle is capped at 2,500 runners. Don’t delay. This event is expected to sell out… fast!
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.
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!
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.
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 will be available on race morning at the start line. Please make sure you place your gear in the provided clear plastic bag!
Packet Pickup & Expo
Location / Time
Claiming Your Packet & SWAG
Information on claiming your race packet and SWAG can be found here.
Race day runner resources are located here.
Race day spectator resources are located here.
Detour maps will be posted 2 weeks prior to event day.
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 athlete time standards are available here.
Athletes with Disabilities
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 amenity information is available here.
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.
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.
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.
Still have questions? Contact Us and ask away!