Half Marathon - 13.1 Miles

Strider Half – Half Marathon


August 24, 2019

Race at 8:00 AM

Estabrook Park

4400 N Estabrook Drive
Milwaukee, WI 53211

  Race Director

Tom Buthod | striderhalf@gmail.com  | 


The Strider Half Marathon is our late summer Half Marathon.  The course starts and finishes in Estabrook Park at the beer garden.  The race features the cool shade of the Oak Leak Trail bike path for much of the course and finishes at the beer garden where we enjoy a great post-race party with breakfast, beverages, beer and music!


Saturday, August 24th — Start & Finish at Estabrook Park Beer Garden – Near the central parking lot


Date & Time:

8:00 a.m., August 24th, 2019



Estabrook Park

4400 N Estabrook Drive

Milwaukee, WI 53211


2018 Race Results
 2017 Race Results

Video of the 2016 Strider Half race



  • Race will be capped at 1,000 entries.
  • Pre-register online  online by Wednesday, Aug. 21st (if cap not reached)
  • Registration fees:  $29.00 Striders, $42 non-members
  • No mail-in registration will be accepted this year.
  • Tech T-Shirts guaranteed to all runners who pre-register.


Volunteers Needed

Click here to sign up to help with the Strider Half Marathon


Packet Pickup:

4-8pm on Thursday August 22nd at Performance Running Outfitters Brookfield

4-8pm on Friday August 23rd at Performance Running Outfitters Shorewood


Race day – 6:30-7:30 a.m. at the Beer Garden

Hotel Discount:

Hotel rooms at a discounted rate of $119 are available at the Holiday Inn Milwaukee Riverfront, which is within walking distance of the Start Finish.  Click here for reservations.


Finisher medals for all Finishers,

Medals for 1st-3rd in Age Groups,

Custom beer steins to top 3 overall male and female


Age Groups:

MEN and WOMEN: 15 and under, 16-19,

20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-59,

50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+



The course does a loop around Estabrook Park, then is an out and back on the Oak Leaf Bike Trail.  The path is paved, and mostly asphalt.


Aid Stations:

Water at 1.8, 4.5, 6.2, 8.5, 10.7, and 12.6 miles.



Hot breakfast from the Estabrook Park Beer Garden and Old German Beer Hall, beverages, and other snacks.


Entry Fee:

On-line: Strider $29, Other $42;

Race Day: $55 ALL (if cap not reached)


Race Director:

Tom Buthod


NOTE: 2020 race date is planned for Saturday August 29th, 2020.



Swag & Awards

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