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!
Roy Pirrung has been involved with all aspects of running, at the local, state, national and international level, as an athlete, coach, journalist, mentor, official, course measurer, race director and…Read More
8:30am registration; 10:00am start. The course follows a scenic path along Underwood Parkway in Wauwatosa. The course begins and ends at the Wil-O-Way Clubhouse. The scenic trek will take you…Read More
The John Dick Memorial is in remembrance of a former Club member who enjoyed ultra-marathoning. This event is a primitive winter trail run; participants should be experienced and accustomed to…Read More
This race winds through the Milwaukee County Zoo in the middle of winter. Proceeds from the race benefit the Milwaukee County Zoo. Entry fees include a long-sleeved T-shirt, Zoo admission,…Read More
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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
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
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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.
Sunday, January 20, 2019
Run with the animals through the Milwaukee County Zoo in this traditional mid-Winter run. Yes, it may be cold but bundle up...your fellow runners take it a badge of honor! Fun for all!
John Dick Memorial 50K
Saturday, February 2, 2019
The John Dick Memorial 50K is in remembrance of a former club member who was an
all-around athlete, and enjoyed the trails in the Southern Kettle Moraine. If you have any
questions, please do not hesitate to contact me; I look forward to welcoming you to the
Southern Kettle Moraine this winter!
Steve Cullen Healthy Hearts Run
Saturday, February 9, 2019
The Steve Cullen Healthy Heart Run/Walk is proud to fund life-saving heart research at the Medical College of Wisconsin in memory of former Milwaukee Alderman Steve Cullen who died at age 40 of a heart attack. In our 23 years, we’ve donated more than $450,000 to the cause, putting every dollar raised in the hands of researchers who are battling the #1 killer in the United States, heart disease.
South Shore Half
Saturday, April 6, 2019
Are you kidding? A half marathon for less than $1/mile? And an inside "warming area" for before and after the race with a 1000 old and new friends and good food and great beer and...(you get the idea!)
Saturday, April 27, 2019
The first real road race of the season for the shorter distance athletes. Time to test out the legs and see how our season is going to progress!