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!

Due to a conflict with the Milwaukee Brewers sausage 5k, an event with Strider presence, we have switched the planned Saturday date back to it’s traditional Sunday spot. We apologize…

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this week’s Fun Run is the Hot Potato Fun Run at Jacobus Park in Wauwatosa – Wed, July 10 6:30 pm. Hastag is #BLSSpudStuds Check your point total and let…

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Due to the extremely nice weather, the first day of Summerfest and the Big Bang fireworks tonight, it has been decided that Veterans Park is NOT the right place to…

Read More Sunday, Aug 25, 11:30 am tailgate, 1:10 pm game, pavilion #7 in Yount Parking Lot The Striders are tailgating at the Sunday, August 25 game verse the Arizona Diamondbacks….

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Did you know....

Our outdoor “Fun Runs” are in full-swing and one of the best ways to get to know other Striders.  No matter what your running ability, come meet some like-minded fun people.  Check out our schedule on main page.

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.

5 miles or 10 miles

Cudahy Classic-OPENING SOON!

Sunday, July 28, 2019

Get up and enjoy your Sunday morning with a unique run distance then finish with great refreshments and friends in Wisconsin's longest continuing traditions

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.


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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