Join us for a run!! - There are many opportunities to come run with the Striders...

The Striders not only host our own competitive race schedule but we also offer training programs, fun runs and other social events!

Have fun in and out of your running shoes... - Special Events

The Striders are a social club in addition to all the running!

Milwaukee Lakefront Marathon Start 2018 - Be a part in 2019

The Milwaukee Lakefront Marathon is the Striders largest event and is one of the largest in the USA. Runners and Runners World give it a "thumb up"!

Volunteers make us go! - They are what makes us unique and special

We keep our costs low by all the incredible volunteers. If you have enjoyed our events, please consider "giving back" to your fellow runners and let's keep it fun for all!

Charity - We volunteer to give back

When you volunteer or race our events, you should know we donate back to the local running community

News & Announcements

We have a ton of stuff going on that you should be aware of! Here is where you will find the most recent happenings!

Nominations are now open for president, V.P. of Administration, Secretary and Treasurer are now open through October 31. This is a commitment of time and energy but can you imagine…

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Interpretive Center W7824 Center Road, Greenbush, WI 53026 (corner of Center Rd. & Washington St.)

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Lakefront Marathon still has some critical needs for volunteers. Shifts are available Friday, Oct 4 through Sunday, Oct 6 (race day). Check out openings and register at Key areas…

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Announcing a change of venue for the 2019 Discovery Run on Sat, Oct 26. This year’s races will be held at: – a large, warm indoor space for pre-race packet…

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Did you know....

The Striders Turkey Trot has 2 distances for your consideration.  Sign up today and get your chance to win a turkey just for guessing your finish time.  How fun is that?

Wisconsin's Largest Running Club.

Train with the best, Run with the best, Be the best.

We aim to provide:

A family friendly environment that encourages participation by all ages and abilities
Professional level running related events at a reasonable cost to our members and the running community
A variety of event venues that allows for competitive excellence as well as socialization through running
Certified coaches focused on helping runners meet their goals and full potential
Promotion of the sport of running through public involvement and partnerships as well as volunteer opportunities within the club and the greater community
Funding for community running related activities and events in the form of donations and grants sourced from club sponsored events

   Member Benefits

   An online race calendar listing all the Wisconsin running events we know, and we know of a LOT

   Online news, articles, race photo galleries and much more

   Membership in the Road Runners Club of America

   Discounts in club events and at local running stores

Become a Strider

Badgerland Strider Races

The Badgerland Striders are proud to be the premiere organization putting on road races in the greater Milwaukee area. Our race calendar is designed to be a mix of shorter sprint type events, middle distance events, a world class marathon and a few ultra distance events. Be sure to check out the race calendar for our events and other local and regional events.

13.1 miles

Strider Half

Saturday, August 24

This is the one! Best value for a half marathon and is a perennial local favorite. See why this will SELL OUT again!

as long as you can!

Strider 6/12/24

Saturday, August 31-September 1, 2019

Test yourself on the beautiful trails of Lapham Peak. Tally as many miles in the time allowed to compete against yourself and others.


Briggs & Also Run for Children's Hospital

Saturday, September 14, 2919

One of Milwaukee's perennial favorites. 8k run or 3/5 mile walk to benefit Children Hospital ends at the Summerfest grounds


Milwaukee Lakefront 5K

Sunday, October 6, 2019

If you are not running the marathon, come participate in the 5K, open to the community. Open to all ages and abilities. Start "Marathon Sunday" off right!

26.2 miles

Milwaukee Lakefront Marathon

Sunday, October 6, 2019

Our biggest and best event..and one of the nations largest marathons. Come experience the atmosphere!

Strider Gear

No matter what kind of gear you are needing, it will look so much better with a Strider logo. Custom design your apparel at super-low prices. Check it out!

Strider Store

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