Currently Accepting Applications for 2018 Local Joes!!


The Local Joes program is sponsored by Fleet Feet Sports


Achieving Goals

 As you enter into the New Year wanting to achieve that goal you set for running and getting in great shape, look no further than the Local Joes. Whether you are a novice or experienced runner, the Prairie Fire Local Joes program might just be the key to help you attain that goal! Please review the amenities and requirements for participating as a Local Joe.

Rewards for Being a Local Joe

If selected to be a Local Joe, you will receive:

  • Free "Start2Finish Training" provided by Fleet Feet Sports

  • A complimentary Prairie Fire Race Series entry for 2017

  • A free pair of running shoes provided by Fleet Feet Sports

  • Two Local Joes participant shirts

  • Opportunity for great bonding and support with fellow Local Joes



Apply to become a 2018 Local Joe



Introducing the NEW EMOJI theme for this years Spring Half Marathon Race Series! Come RUN with SPARKY and get a MEDAL! Register Today!


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Do you have a New Year's resolution of running a Half or Full marathon this year? come sign up for the Prairie Fire Spring or Fall Marathon!


Here are some quick tips for starting your journey from couch to full marathoner!

Work out a hydration strategy
Rest before the big day
Know your pace
Keep a positive attitude
Have faith in yourself
Know that you are capable
Listen to your body
Trust the process. Follow the plan
Devise a workout strategy


For more information on tips, tricks, or training programs visit our sponsor, Fleet Feet!!


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Start the New Years off right! Sign up for the Prairie Fire Marathon Spring/Fall Series. The Prairie Fire Course is very flat and fast and a Boston qualifier with many amenities. Check 'em Out!

Sign Up Today!

Click HERE to sign up for one of our many options of races!



Paul Gavriani, well known for his world marathon and travel reviews, ran the Prairie Fire Marathon for the first time this Fall! He was more than impressed!  

Check out his thorough review of the race and our beautiful city here: SEE PAUL RUN


See Paul Run



Men:          Matthew Drake               2:56:49
Women:     Christina Addison           3:17:12


Men:          Ryan Root                       1:07:59
Women:     Sidney Hirsch                 1:20:18


Men:         Moses Tum                         16:35
Women:    Cindy Blakeley-Camero      19:40

2017 Race Results

Full Champs                       


 Half and 5K Champs

Your awesome Prairie Fire Marathon photos are now available and are FREE as a "thank you" for running with us!

Click FREE PHOTOS to get to the PFM gallery.


Click on Open Gallery

Click on the Search Tab and enter your Bib#

Important info: All searches are required to be at least 3 digits (Example: for Bib# 1, type 001 for 99, type 099)

Free Unlimited Digital Downloads & Social Media sharing Courtesy of the Prairie Fire Marathon & its sponsors

For Mobile devices only,  See below

To download your Captivating Sports Photo's Mobile App open this email on your Mobile device, and click HERE.

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