Prairie Fire Spring Half Marathon...

  • Running : Half Marathon :
  • Running : 5K Run :
  • Running : 1 Mile Fun Run / Walk :

Race Date: Sunday, May 7, 2017


Location: Prairie Fire Race Series

Address: 400 W. Waterman

City: Wichita

State/Terr: Kansas

Zip: 67202

Country: USA


Prairie Fire Spring Race Series event will feature a half marathon, 5k race, a one mile kids run and a fun run/walk. The half marathon course has participants running through Friends University, the historic Delano Business District, by the Arkansas River and around Riverside. Join in the fun with an exciting race sponsored by Via Christi Health. Also check out our Back 2 Back Challenge listed below. For more information visit

*All 2017 Prairie Fire Race Series runners will receive their online race photos FREE. (Spring & Fall Races) 

Packet Pickup

Packet Pickup will be held on Saturday, May 6th at the KidFest Expo inside of Century II Expo Hall from 9:00am - 5:00pm.

Back 2 Back Challenge

Celebrate the 8th anniversary of the Prairie Fire Race Series by joining theBack 2 Back Challenge! Choose from one of three challenge options that will have you participating in both Spring and Fall races. Registered 2017 Back 2 Back Challenge participants will receive an array of additional amenities including: a commemorative bib, medal, Tech T-shirt and VIP tent access upon completion of the Challenge. For more information visit

Sparky's Kids Mile

The Sparky's Kids Mile is tailored to kids who want to run and be a part of the Prairie Fire Spring Half Marathon. We encourage Wichita's youth to make healthy choices and to live an active lifestyle. Kids can come out and run, jog, walk or skip to the finish line and earn a commemorative medal that they can show off to their family and friends. The Sparky's Kids Mile will begin at 10:00 am and will start in front of the Wichita Boathouse and finish at the Finish Line of the Half Marathon. Each participant will receive a gift at the Expo and a T-shirt.

Fun Run/Walk

The Fun Run/Walk will be held on the same course as the Sparky's Kids Mile at 10:00 am. We encourage the city of Wichita to come out and run, jog, skip, or walk together with family and friends and enjoy the weather and good times that the Prairie Fire Spring Half Marathon offers. Each participant will receive a gift at the Expo and a T-shirt. To register visit

Volunteer - Prairie Fire Spring Half Marathon

Volunteering at the Prairie Fire Spring Half Marathon is fun and rewarding! Thousands of participants from around the world are training for this year's race. No matter how hard they train they can't do it without your help. Please register today and help them get to the finish line! Visit to register!


Event details and schedule

Half Marathon starts at 7:30 a.m.

5K starts at 7:50 a.m.

Sparky's Kids Mile starts at 10:00 a.m.

Fun Run/Walk starts at 10:00 a.m.

For more information, visit

Other Info:

• 2017 race registration is open.

Registration Information.

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