FIP 2021

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

Sep 18
All ages
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We will offer a 5K, 10K, Half Marathon & Full Marathon, and a Marathon Challenge! In-person and Virtual options available. All courses are flat and fast for this fun full, half, 10K & 5K run on the Boise Greenbelt. We are excited to be back in person. More details to come!

Course Maps: 
5K Map»
10K Map»
Half Marathon Map»
Full Marathon Map_1 Page>>

Host Hotel Information:
Spring Hill Suites Boise is our host hotel and is offering a group rate for our event.  Learn more at SpringHillSuitesBoise>> 

Fees & Registration Information

Individual Fees: fees include a race t-shirt


Jan 18- June 30 $30
July 1 - August 31 $35
Sept 1- 16 $40
Sept 17-18 $45


Jan 18 - June 30 $30
July 1 - August 31 $35
Sept 1-16 $40
Sept 17-18 $45


Jan 18 - June 30 $50
July 1 - August 31 $60
Sept 1 - 16 $75


Jan 18 - June 30 $70
July 1 - August 31 $80
Sept 1-17 $90

Packet Pick Up Option: TBD 

Team Participants
 Get a group together from your office, school, church, family, or just a group of friends! Forming a team is a great way to take a step toward healthy living, and helps to build a network of people to encourage you in your fitness goals.



Volunteer Information

At this time we are not accepting volunteer applications. 

Contact Information

For more information, please contact: Race Director 208 344 5502 ext. 280 or



Race Refund Policy:
Cancellations made less than 15 days prior to the race/event will receive no refund. Cancellations made more than 15 days prior will receive a 50% refund either as a check or a system credit. The system credit may only be applied to another YMCA race/event within the current calendar year. Entries, once purchased, may not be transferred, resold, exchanged, or given to another person. We hope very much that you are able to join us on race day. We value your participation and want to provide you with a memorable and quality race day. Please contact the Race Director at with any questions.

Results Details

Doing the Virtual Run?
Here’s how to submit results:  Use the tutorial for more information.  

Navigate to the Famous Potato Race Page> and select the More Tab> then select Results>.  You will see a Submit Virtual Results button, click that then find your registration. Lastly, when you have your name pulled up click Submit Virtual Results> it will let you log your time for your distance. Use the tutorial for more information.  



Age Categories: For Runners Only
10 & under 11–12 13–15 16–19 20–24 25–29
30–34 35–39 40–44 45–49 50–54 55–59
60–64 65–69 70–74 75–79 80+

Major Sponsors

Thank you to our sponsors:


Thank you to our sponsors:

  • Idaho Potato Commission Logo
  • Print Sponspor