5K & 5M COURSE OPTIONS
Multiple 5K and 5 Mile courses will be available for use on event day. If we are unable to run a course due to weather or construction we will revert back to an older course from a few years back. Final course decision will be made on race week. Click on courses below to view interactive course maps.
5 MILE COURSE
The 5 Mile course is an out & back course this year with the Start/Finish at Fawick Park, on the west bank of the Big Sioux River. The course follows the bike trail along the Big Sioux River crossing the old Railroad bridge into Cherry Rock Park. The course continues south on the bike trail to the turn around point in Pasley Park. Click the map below to view the interactive map.
The 5K course is an out & back course this year with the Start/Finish at Fawick Park, on the west bank of the Big Sioux River. The course follows the bike trail along the Big Sioux River to the old train bridge into Cherry Rock Park. Runners will cross to the east bank of the Sioux River via the bridge and follow the bike trail South along the river. The turn around point is near the big bend in the Sioux River just prior to 26th Street. Click the map below to view the interactive map.
1 MILE COURSE
The 1 Mile straight line race is back! The Start line will be in front of the Federal Builing (12th & Phillips). The course will go straight down Phillips Ave for ONE MILE. Just prior to the race, Mile Runners will congregate in the Federal Building Plaza (on the North side of the Federal Building). You cannot enter the street until directed by Race Officals. Please remain in the Federal Building Plaza area until then. Click the map below to view the interactive map.
SPDM COURSE HISTORY
1 MILE COURSE 1 - 2000 to 2003
1 MILE COURSE 2 - 2004 to 2015
1 MILE COURSE 3 - 2016
5 MILE COURSE 2 - 2007 to 2010 and 2012
5 MILE COURSE 3 - 2011
5 MILE COURSE 4 - 2013 thru 2016
5K COURSE 1 - 2000 to 2006
5K COURSE 2 - 2007 to 2010
5K COURSE 3 - 2011 and 2012
5K COURSE 4 - 2013 to 2016