Treasure Valley Family YMCA Races & Fun Runs embody the Y’s cause by being available for all ages, abilities, and backgrounds. They give adults, children, and families the ability to raise their spirits and their heartbeats through fun and competitive races.

Upcoming Runs

YMCA St. Patrick’s Day Run

March 11, 2023

Join the fun and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day the healthy way, the Y way.  Bring your green and get ready to run! We are back in person at Julia Davis Park at the Bandshell.  Please show us your green, and dress up as your favorite leprechaun! Start Times: Leprechaun Loop – 1 Mile  – 9:30am

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Famous Idaho Potato Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K & 5K

May 13, 2023 7am

YMCA Famous Idaho Potato Marathon & Fun Runs are back for the 45th year! All courses are flat and fast for this fun full, half, 10K & 5K run on the Boise Greenbelt. Here are some Fast Facts about the Famous Idaho Potato that might answer race day questions. Packet Pick Up:  Friday, May 12,

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Past Runs

Christmas Run 2022

YMCA Christmas Run

December 17, 2022 10:00am

YMCA Christmas Run Presented by ‘Tis the season to sparkle! Make this a December to remember with Santa, family, and friends at the YMCA Christmas Run! Create a new tradition or continue a long-standing one! Celebrate the holiday season as a family by running or walking together. We are so excited to be back in

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YMCA Halloween Monster Mile & Freaky 5K Presented by Micron

October 29, 2022

Make the night glow! YMCA Halloween Run Presented By Micron  Trick out your costume and treat yourself to a spooktacular run! Choose from either the Monster Mile or Freaky 5k course and run (for your life). All eyes are on you, so make your costume light up with neon, glow gear, and more! Have fun, be

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YMCA Harrison Classic Kids Run

YMCA Harrison Classic Kids Run

October 9, 2022 3:00pm

YMCA Harrison Classic … Run, Fun, Win! Everyone who participates in the YMCA Harrison Classic is a winner regardless of how they finish. All participants receive a t-shirt, medal, and a healthy snack to refuel. Thank you all for your continued patience and support as we continue to evaluate the safety practices of our programs

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Capitol Classic Kids Race

June 4, 2022 10am

 The Capitol Classic Kids Race The Capitol Classic Kids Race is open to kids ages 6 to 14, of ALL abilities. The one-mile course starts at the Historic Boise Train Depot and ends at the State Capitol with a Finish Fair in Cecil D. Andrus Park. Everyone is a winner and receives a medal and

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