The Sioux Falls Skedaddle has been selected by the Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) as the host of the State Championship Event for South Dakota. The RRCA Championship Event Series is the largest grassroots-organized running series in the U.S. with over 200 races participating that attract nearly 300,000 participants. RRCA Championship Events are designated annually at the State, Regional, and National level through a competitive bidding process. The goal of the RRCA Championship Event Series is to celebrate and shine a spotlight on well-run, community-focused events and to award their top performing runners.
RRCA provides awards for:
"It is an honor for our event to be selected by the RRCA. Our coaching staff and local running clubs continue to benefit from the great programming and services provided by the RRCA."
-Greg Koch, Skedaddle Race Director
Earlier this year Sioux Falls was designated a runner friendly community by the RRCA through efforts by the Sioux Falls Area Running Club, local city officials and business leaders.