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

West Valley Rock 'N' Run

West Valley Rock ‘N’ Run

April 25, 2020 9:45am

Event Postponed to Fall 2020. If you register we will email you the new date as so as we finalize it. Join us for the West Valley Rock n’ Run . A 5K Walk /Run and a 10K Run featuring a different local band at each mile. All proceeds from this event benefit the Caldwell… Read More »

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Famous Idaho Potato Marathon

May 30, 2020 7am

Famous Idaho Potato Marathon Saturday, May 30, 2020 The YMCA Famous Idaho Potato Marathon, presented by the Idaho Potato Commission, is a fun full marathon, half marathon, 10K or 5K course along the Boise, Idaho greenbelt. All courses are flat and fast! This marathon can be used to qualify for the 2021 Boston Marathon. Bring the… Read More »

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Heart of the Community Run

June 6, 2020 9:15am

Join us to celebrate the South Meridian YMCA’s 2 year anniversary. Participate in the Heart of the Community 5K! Grab your family and friends, create a team and come out and run, walk or stroll with us. We will have Youth Run before the 5K for the kids to get their wiggles out. Start the summer off with… Read More »

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Spring Sprint Triathlon

July 11, 2020 9:15am

Event Postponed to July 10 & July 11 The Spring Sprint Triathlon is a great triathlon for beginners or seasoned triathletes. Whether you are an adult or a youth you can select the distance that works for you and your training. Come join the fun and give the Spring Sprint a try! Swim on Friday,… Read More »

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YMCA Boise Front Trail Run

July 18, 2020 9am

Lace them up, grab a friend, hit the dirt and put tread to trail as we run through the trees and hills. Join us for the  7th Annual YMCA Boise Front Trail Run. Trail runners are a different group of runners, they thrive on the land, dirt and rocks. Come join them as we explore… Read More »

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Gar Hackney Y-Not Triathlon

August 1, 2020 8am

This YMCA triathlon tradition will now take place at Esther Simplot Park and Quinn’s Pond. Race options are available for every athlete, whether you are a beginner or a seasoned triathlete. Come join the fun on this new and spectator friendly course. The swim will be in Quinn’s Pond and bike on the Whitewater Blvd,… Read More »

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Youth Triathlon at Hidden Springs

August 8, 2020 9am

A healthy you starts today! We have healthy activities for all kids and all abilities at the Youth Triathlon at Hidden Springs. (South Meadow Pool 12742 N Humphreys Way) Start the Fall right with a youth triathlon. Kids do triathlons because they are fun! We keep our triathlons fun for all ages and hope to develop a life-long… Read More »

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Steve Andrews Fall Sprint Triathlon

Steve Andrews Fall Sprint Triathlon

September 11, 2020 9am

The Steve Andrews Fall Sprint is a great triathlon for all ages and is great for beginners. This triathlon has a flat ride and run course. We offer both a short and long course option for all ages and ability levels. The swimming portion takes place in a YMCA pool on Friday, September 11th, and… Read More »

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Idaho Beef Council Race For The Steaks

October 10, 2020 4:30pm

The 7th annual Idaho Beef Council Race For The Steaks benefiting the Treasure Valley Family YMCA and The Idaho Foodbank. Bring the whole family for an evening of fun at beautiful Ann Morrison Park in Boise. Sign Up for one of three races, meet a local Idaho rancher and try your hand at roping a… Read More »

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Harrison Classic Kids Run

October 11, 2020 3pm

The YMCA Harrison Classic is a one mile race for kids 13 and under of all abilities. Participation is the goal of this race; everyone who participates is a winner, regardless of how they finish. Held on Boise’s historic Harrison Boulevard. IDEAL Idaho College Saving Program Scholarships: Perspective Wealth Partners will offer one IDEAL scholarship in… Read More »

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Halloween Run

October 24, 2020 4:30pm Monster Mile & 5:30pm 5K Run

Don’t Run Alone…Run With Friends! Choose from either the 1-mile or 5k course and run (for your life) on the Boise Greenbelt as the sun sets! All eyes are on you. Both courses start and finish in Ann Morrison Park. The course will be batty with glowsticks, spooktacular t-shirts, and wicked costumes. Wear your costumes,… Read More »

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Canyon County Classic

October 24, 2020 10am

The Canyon County Classic is a one-mile race for kids 13 and under of all abilities. Participation is the goal of this race; everyone who participates is a winner! All finishers receive a medal and t-shirt. Packet Pick up will held on Saturday, Oct 24th before the race from 9:00pm-10am at the Indian Creek Plaza.… Read More »

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Boise On The Run 5K

November 14, 2020 10am

Come out and be Boise On The Run! This 5K is a new fall event that offers a fast 5K course starting and finishing in Julia Davis Park. Let’s enjoy the last of the fall in the Treasure Valley and be Boise On The Run! Use this 5k to set healthy habits in motion for… Read More »

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Christmas Run

December 19, 2020 Reindeer Dash 10am & 2 Mile & 6 Mile 10:15am

37th Annual Christmas Run PRESENTED BY SAINT ALPHONSUS Create a new tradition! Celebrate the holiday season as a family by running or walking together. ‘Tis the season for bells, holiday costumes, carolers and Santa! Join us for the Christmas Run Presented by Saint Alphonsus. The race starts and finishes in Downtown Boise at Boise High… Read More »

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YMCA St. Patrick's Day Run March 13, 2020

St. Patricks Day Fun Run presented by Idaho Central Credit Union

March 13, 2021 9:30am

Event Canceled: Today we made the difficult decision to cancel the YMCA St. Patrick’s Day Run. We are doing this at the recommendation for the City of Boise and Centers for Disease Control (CDC) to enhance the health and safety of the community, minimizing the spread COVID-19 (Coronavirus). As you know from your previous participation in… Read More »

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Capitol Classic Children’s Run

May 15, 2021 10am

 The Capitol Classic Children’s Run has been canceled. We will see you in 2021 The Saint Alphonsus Capitol Classic 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… Read More »

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Past Runs

New Year’s Resolution Run

January 1, 2020 10am

The 3.1 mile course starts and finishes at the Ram Restaurant, located across from Bronco Stadium at Broadway Avenue and Myrtle Street in Boise. All proceeds from the 2020 New Year’s Resolution Run will be used to help support the Treasure Valley Family YMCA Team Idaho Track and Cross Country Club. This club, started 40 years… Read More »

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