Prairie Fire Marathon (Wichita,KS)

Sunday, October 13, 2013 @ 7:30 AM (CDT)
Hyatt Regency Wichita 400 West Waterman, Wichita KS 67202 WichitaKS  67202
Sunday, October 13, 2013 @ 7:30 AM (CDT)
Hyatt Regency Wichita 400 West Waterman, Wichita KS 67202 WichitaKS  67202

About This Activity

2012 was our most successful event to date, over 4500 runners participated and over 20000 spectators were on hand to watch and cheer on the runners as they crossed the finish line.
Get ready to conquer the burn of the Prairie Fire Marathon through historic downtown Wichita and some of the most iconic neighborhoods and monuments Wichita has to offer.
The Fall Race is the flattest Boston Qualifier in the state of Kansas. The course is fast with live music throughout the course.

Start Times

Event Start Times:- Marathon - 7:30 am / Early Start - 6:30 am- Half Marathon - 7:30 am - 5k - 7:45 am- Youth Marathon - 10:15 am- Fun/Run Walk - 10:45 am- 5k Awards - 8:30 am-Marathon and Half Marathon Awards - 12:00 pm Please note early starter (For Marathon Only) will not be allowed past mile 5 aid station (12 minute pace) until 7:30 amWalkers are welcome in the Prairie Fire Marathon and we do ask that they utilize the early start at 6:30 am.

Prize Money

Marathon (Men & Women Overall)
1st: $2000 2nd: $1000 3rd: $300 4th: $200 5th: $100
Masters (Men & Women)
1st: $150 2nd: $75 3rd: $25
Half Marathon (Men & Women Overall)
1st: $700 2nd: $400 3rd: $200
Masters(Men & Women)
1st: $150 2nd: $75 3rd: $25
5K (Men & Women Overall)
1st: $250
Age Group Awards
16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+

Volunteer - Prairie Fire Marathon!

Volunteering at the Prairie Fire 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!
More than 1,000 volunteers are needed for this year's events that includes packet prep, Fit For LifExpo & Pasta Dinner Saturday and the Marathon, 1/2 Marathon, 5k, Youth Marathon, and Fun Run/Walk races on Sunday!

Volunteer Race Day October 13th

Eventbrite - Volunteer - 2013 Prairie Fire Marathon Sunday October 13th - Race Day

Volunteer Saturday October 12th

Eventbrite - 2013 Prairie Fire Marathon Saturday October 12th

Volunteer Race Week October 8th - 11th

Eventbrite - 2013 Prairie Fire Marathon October 8th - October 11th

We will again have Pacers for 2013 as well as Clydesdale and Filly categories.

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