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mylapsThe Prairie Fire Race Series, Fidelity Bank and Oz Endurance are proud to offer timing notification for the spring races. For the Half Fidelity BankMarathon you will receive your start, halfway and finish times; while the 5K can receive their start and finish times. Runners choose the link below to receive your times and fans or family members can choose a link to keep an eye on your favorite runner! You can sign up for more than one, also. It is free to all runners! To sign up go to MyLaps Sign Up or you can click on log above. You may sign up for text messages, Twitter, Facebook and/or email.


High Touch Signs on as Major Sponsor!

Wichita, KS - (April 24, 2015) – High Touch Technologies today announced it will serve as the naming sponsor for the Prairie Fire Race Series for 2015, taking place in Wichita May 3 and October 11 , 2015. High Touch is honored to be the naming sponsor the race series alongside presenting sponsor Via Christi Health and other major sponsors Visit Wichita, Fidelity Bank, Kansas Surgery & Recovery Center, First Gear Running Company and KWCH Channel 12.

 The Prairie Fire Marathon Race Series brings over 30,000 patrons and 1,650 volunteers to the Wichita area, and an estimated 9,000 runners are projected to participate in this year’s races. Individuals of all ages participate in the events, traveling from 42 states and 5 foreign countries. The High Touch Technologies Marathon Course is known as a fast and flat course. It is certified by USA Track & Field and race times can be used to qualify runners for the famed Boston Marathon.
“We are thrilled to add High Touch Technologies to our list of sponsors,” said Bob Hanson, President and CEO of the Greater Wichita Area Sports Commission. “They are community-minded business and their support of the Prairie Fire Race Series is greatly appreciated.”
“High Touch has placed an emphasis, especially in recent years to promote healthy lifestyles within our company. We felt this sponsorship gave us an opportunity to promote health in a unique way, not just to our employees but to the Wichita community at large.  We are very excited to be part of this year’s Prairie Fire race series,” said Tracy Lucas, Director of Marketing at High Touch Technologies.     
Formerly the Heart of Wichita Marathon, the Prairie Fire Marathon was first held in 2010 when the Greater Wichita Area Sports Commission took ownership of the event from long-time race director, Clark Ensz, and expanded to include a half marathon, 5K and one-mile races creating a true running festival. In 2013 the GWASC expanded again with the Prairie Fire Spring Half Marathon and 5K.
About High Touch Technologies - 
High Touch Technologies is an employee-owned company that provides technology solutions to small and mid-size businesses. Based in Wichita, Kan., with offices in Dallas, Denver, Kansas City and Corpus Christi, High Touch serves business clients with hardware and software services, website and Internet services, and network security solutions. For more High Touch information, visit www.hightouchtechnologies.com. 


B2B Challenge - Sponsored by First Gear Running Company

FGRCBecome a 2015 Back2Back Challenger!


Back2Back Registration has been Extended... 

B2B Amenities

Prices include race fees, finisher’s tech shirt, gift, medals, B2B VIP tent, drinks, food and all race amenities, plus all of the runners will receive their online race photos FREE. (Spring & Fall Races) This is a new added amenity for all runners in 2015 Prairie Fire races. Plus Prairie Fire Back 2 Back Challenge (B2B) participants will receive the following commemorative
race amenities:
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  • First Gear B2B Race Fit Training Program "RFT" powered by "First Gear Running Company" Last Day to sign up for Race Fit Training was Saturday, February 7th.
    Race Fit Training for Fall will begin June 20th.

  • B2B Finisher Medal (after completion of fall race)
  • B2B Commemorative Gear (after completion of fall race)
  • B2B Commemorative Bib
  • Exclusive B2B VIP Tent Access

For more information or questions about "RFT" powered by First
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Back 2 Back Challenge Qualifications

2015 Back2Back Registration Fees
Event April 1 - April 30
Spring 5K to Fall Half $100.00
Spring Half to Fall Half $130.00
Spring Half to Fall Full $150.00
  • Participant must have run the 5K or Half Marathon in the Spring to be eligible to register for the Half or Full B2B in the Fall.  
  • Participant must complete the Spring & Fall races to be eligible for commemorative items. Registration alone will not release race amenities.
  • Participants must be at least 16 yrs of age to participant or have parental permission, and release of liability wavier.

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Pasta Dinner

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Join us on Saturday night for fellowship and carb loading at the annual pasta dinner on October 10th at the Hyatt Regency Wichita.!


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Local Joes

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The nine Local Joes have agreed to let us closely observe their fall training as they all strive to meet their goals.


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