Kickin FAQs

Check below for answers to common questions.

  • Is the Kickin' Half USATF Certified?

    We're working on it! Fall 2018 the course was professionally measured and we are just waiting on the certification now! Stay tuned!!

  • What are the goodies?

    • ** Half Marathoners & 10k: Tech Shirt, Medal, Race bag
    • ** Kid's Dash & 1 Mile walk: Cotton Shirt, Race Bag

  • Can I get a refund?

    There are no registration refunds. If you register for the Half but cannot participate, you can defer your registration one year. No deferrals are offered for the 10k, 1 mile or kids dash.

  • Can I change from one race to the other?

    Yes, contact us and we can change your race distance.

  • Packet Pickup

    Packet pickup is at the Foot & Ankle Clinic 1301 11th Ave S., Great Falls, MT the Saturday before race day between 3pm and 6pm. Yes, you can pick up packets for friends/family. Yes, you can pick up your packets on race day as well until 6:45am.

  • Start Times

    Half Marathon - 7am
    10k - 7:45am
    Kids Dask and 1mile Walk 10am

  • Average Weather and Temperature

    Mid August tends to be fairly warm in Great Falls, Montana. Mid 80's to 90's. Low humidity. It can also be smoky if the fire season is bad. Wind is always a possible factor in Great Falls. It wouldnt be Great Falls without wind. But generally it is usually sunny and clear.

    Does the Kickin Half need volunteers?

    We ALWAYS need MORE volunteers!! Contact us if you are interested in helping out with a water station or as a course guide!

    Time Limit

    7am to Noon. The course closes at noon. We have a sweeper on a bike who will monitor for the last participant on the course. If you EXIT the course (DNF), please contact us so we know you are in!