This year's Prairie Fire Spring Half Marathon will take place on Sunday, May 7, 2017. May 7 also happens
to be 
National Tourism Day. To commemorate Wichita as the "Air Capital of the World," we have selected
an aircraft theme for this year's half marathon. We hope you enjoy "Pilot Sparky" this Spring! 


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Enjoy the great amenities of the PFM Series! Marathon is Boston Qualifier!



 2016 Fall Prairie Fire Results

We hope everyone enjoyed running the streets of Wichita!  Your preliminary race results are below!

2016 Prairie Fire Marathon       Marathon with Splits
2016 Prairie Fire Half Marathon   Half Marathon with Splits
2016 Mayor's 5K


We would like to send a special congratulations to our race champions! 

   Prairie Fire Marathon       Prairie Fire Half Marathon  Mayor's 5K
Robert Gititu Hillary Too Asher Fusco
Morristown, NJ Morristown, NJ Long Island City, NY
2:24:46 1:03:28 15:51
Svetlana Pretot Tonya Nero Cindy Blakeley-Camero
Morristown, NJ Wichita, KS Westwood, KS
2:50:34 1:17:37 19:43



       Prairie Fire Marathon Offers RaceJoy - Download app RaceJoy Phone

Equity Bank Sponsors Comprehensive RaceJoy Mobile Experience

The Prairie Fire Marathon is offering RaceJoy, the road race industry’s leading GPS tracking app. The Prairie Fire Marathon
Race Series, May 7 and October 8 2017, is again offering RaceJoy’s innovative race experience. Equity Bank is sponsoring
RaceJoy in order to provide a unique experience for race participants and their supporting family and friends. Key features in
RaceJoy include race timed progress alerts, key race information, immediate results information, live phone tracking, fun audio
cheer clips, and social media alerts. Whether at the race site or in another state or country, spectators are able to show their support
and share in the participant’s race experience from the convenience of their mobile devices.

1) Download the RaceJoy App on your iPhone or Android smart phone, 2) Select the Prairie Fire Marathon and follow the prompts.....

Those who use RaceJoy will have access to information about the race, the expo, local places of interest and much more. Participants can quickly look up their bib numbers and get results within moments of crossing the finish line. RaceJoy also helps create an interactive connection among the participants and spectators through features such as race timed progress alerts, live GPS phone tracking, NearMe alerts, and the ability to send audio cheer clips. In order to utilize the advanced features of live GPS course tracking in RaceJoy, there is a small upgrade fee for the user.



Course maps for this year's Fall marathon and half marathon have been finalized! There have been a few minor changes made from last year's courses in an effort to continously provide a high-quality running experience for all runners. Maps of all the 2016 races are available.

 2016 PFM2



2016 PFM Half

Volunteer registration for the 2017 Fall Prairie Fire Marathon Race Series is now open! There are many opportunities available to get involved. All volunteers will receive a free t-shirt as well as food and drinks at the event. Register today to volunteer and be a part of one of the most exciting and premier running events in the Midwest.


Volunteer Logo

2014 Volunteer Group 1 HM

2016 River Run Logo 40th

Thank you for coming out to see us at the Prairie Fire Race Series tent at the 2016 River Run in downtown Wichita. We look forward to seeing you this Fall. There is still plenty of time to register for a Prairie Fire Fall race including the full marathon, half marathon, 5K and one-mile run.






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Race pictures from the 2016 Prairie Fire Spring Race Series are nowyoursportingimage available online to view and order for FREE. All runners that participated in an event on Sunday, May 1st get their race pictures for no charge. To access your race pictures, visit and click on "Prairie Fire Half Marathon and 5K". Pictures can be found by searching via your bib number or last name. Be sure to check the Lost & Found section too!



2016 Spring Half Start


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