Here we are in the middle of Spring and you just completed your first running event of the season. Feels really good doesn't it? So, what are you waiting for? Let's pick the next one!

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Races that are charity events, qualifying runs, trail races, fun runs, or the bigger marathons are attracting thousands of entrants each year.

For 2023 you'll find South Dakota running events here, along with a few in Minnesota and Iowa. Scan the list and start planning the rest of the year. The dates and starting locations are below.


May 20
Pound The Mound - Blue Mound State Park
10m/20m/30 mile Trail Races.

Zippy Mile Road Race - Fawick Park Sioux Falls

Remember the Fallen 5K - Riverdale Park, Sioux Falls

DASH Around Kampeska Half Marathon and Half Marathon Relay - Watertown

May 21
Sioux Falls Skedaddle 1/2 Marathon - Fawick Park Sioux Falls

May 27
Memorial Day 5K/10K/15K - Elmwood Park, Sioux Falls

June 3
Health Connect's Human Race - Sertoma Park, Sioux Falls

Deer Dash Trail Races - Oak Grove Park, Hawarden, Iowa

June 4
Deadwood Mickelson Trail Marathon - Rochford

June 10
HILLarious Trail Races - Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center, Sioux City, Iowa

Billie's 5K at Swan Lake Christian Camp - Swan Lake, Viborg

Blind Butcher Brewing: Race to Cure Vision Loss - Blind Butcher Brewing, Inwood, Iowa

MAC Triathlon - Mitchell Aquatic Center, Mitchell

June 17
Longest Day 10K - Fishback Soccer Complex, Brookings

June 23
Black Hills 100 - Centennial Trail (Trail #89), Northern Black Hills of South Dakota

June 24
Worthing Days 5K - Worthing

July 8
Spearfish Canyon Half Marathon - Spearfish City Park

Beef & Eggs 5K - Brookings County Courthouse

July 9
SuFu Circut Relay - Downtown Sioux Falls

July 15
Lennox Lapsley’s Running for Healthy Hearts Half Marathon - Milboro

Heart of the Hills Run - 1880 Train parking lot, Hill City

Prairie Berry Wine Run 5K - Hill City

Sue Lulf Memorial 5K/10K - Burbank

July 16
Deadwood Midnight Cowboy Glow Run - Main St. Deadwood

I'm Bound for Boston Marathon - Canyon Lake Dr, Rapid City

July 22
Oakwood Lakes Trail Run - Oakwood State Park

Race for Tumor Awareness - Memorial Park, Huron

Rapid City Half Marathon - Rapid City

July 29
Crofton's Dam Race - Lewis & Clark Lake State Recreation Area

Tuthill Trail Race - Tuthill Park, Sioux Falls

Haven Half - Rapid City

August 5
Siouxland Community Health 5K - Adams Homestead & Nature Preserve, McCook Lake

August 12
605 Trail Race & Festival- Good Earth State Park, Sioux Falls

September 16
Big Sioux Rec Trail Races - Big Sioux Recreation Area, Brandon

October 14
Newton Hills Trail Races - Newton Hills State Park, Canton

October 21
Mankato Marathon - Mankato, Minnesota

October 28
Glacier Hills - Newton Hills State Park, Canton

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