Skip to main content



When is packet pickup?

THURSDAY, August 29th

--    Black Hills Running Company    --

(1130 W. Omaha St., Rapid City, SD  57701)

  9:30am – 5:30pm

FRIDAY, August 30th  - (2 locations)

--    Black Hills Running Company   --             

  (1130 W. Omaha St., Rapid City, SD  57701)  

  9:30am – 4:00pm            

--    Breaker’s Beach – Transition Area   --
(28075 Recreation Rd., Hot Springs, SD  57747)
5:30pm – 7:00pm

RACE DAY – August 31st

--    Breaker’s Beach – Transition Area   --

  6am – 7am  (Then followed by mandatory safety meeting for all adults)
Can someone else pick up my packet on Friday night for me?

Yes, and Teams/Relays should have just one person (team captain) pick up the packet. Individuals should pick up their own packet, but are allowed to have someone they designated to pick up.

When can I drop my gear off?

The transition area opens at 6:00 a.m., on race day, August 31st

Do I have to pay for a State Park pass?

Yes, you will need to purchase an $8 daily pass or you may use a current year annual park entrance license ($36) for access. You can purchase a pass the day prior to the race and be sure to indicate the race date. (August 31, 2024). Cash or credit card.

Park personnel will be checking throughout the day. It’s on you to avoid receiving a ticket…. Thanks and enjoy a fantastic family-fun race day!!

How many people to a relay team?

2 – 3 people. It can be all male, all female, or co-ed.

What kind of snacks/food is available post-race?

Water, pop, fruit, cookies, hand-crafted grilled cheese sandwiches.

Can I volunteer for the race?

Absolutely, please check out the Registration Page & click the "Volunteer" button to see what opportunities we have! Once on the page click the black “Job Details” button for specific needs. I would love to have you involved in this great community event!

What if I have a question that is not covered here?

Please  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , and I will get right back to you.