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5-Mile 2-Person Relay

22 teams survived a late start due to equipment difficulties to run the Howard County striders 5 mile 2 person relay event at Atholton High School. Runners alternate ten 1/4 mile laps around the track to reach the 5 miles. Mark Eagles and Mark Loeffler led the way n a blistering 24:15. Volunteers:  John Bratiotis, […]

Metric Marathon 2017

After careful consideration, the Howard County Striders regret to announce that the 2017 Metric Marathon has been cancelled. Planned construction will cause the pedestrian bridge over Route 29 to be closed for several months when the race is typically held. As former Metric runners know, the bridge and bike path form the final miles of […]

All Fruit Relay

19 teams with pun-filed fruit names competed in the Howard County striders all-fruit relay Sunday afternoon at Oakland Mills Middle School. Teams of up to 4 ran a total of 8 miles, carrying some sort of fruit baton. The bullseye bananas won the race in a time of 50:14. Photos Race Lead:  Bill Arbelaez Volunteers:  […]

Summer Striders

Registration for the Howard County Striders / Bullseye Running Summer Striders training program is open! The program is for high school and college age runners looking for longer distance training through the summer. For more information and to register, visit the training group page

Vernal Velocity Series Awards

48 runners came out on a sunny Mother’s day to run the Howard County striders weekly series awards race at Longfellow Elementry school.  Weekly series award winners were given striders logo water bottles.  Mark Eagles and Alexa Mullican were the 2 mile winners.  Karsten Brown and Bethany Mcgee led the 10k runners. Race Lead:  Kendra […]

Vernal Velocity #4

41 runners participated in the Howard County striders weekly series races at Thunder Hill Elementary. Mark Eagles and Meredith Kefauver Olsen were the two mile winners. Patrick Sullivan and Kendra Smith led the 10k runners, while Bethany McGee and Karsten Brown paced the 15k. Race Lead:  Donnie Chapman Volunteers:  John Bratiotis, Missy Burger, John Chall, […]