Howard County Striders Races

Special Events

The Howard County Striders holds a variety of large races year-round. The events are primarily held in Columbia, MD and range in distance from 5K to Metric Marathon. These larger races include premiums for registrants, post-race food and activities, and top local competition.

Low-Key Events

In addition to the larger races, the Howard County Striders also host several smaller events. They are cheaper and only include a few awards and light post-race refreshments. The low-key races are intended to be fun events and include unique events like prediction runs and the All Fruit Relay.

  • Resolution Run 8K
  • All Fruit Relay
  • Two-Person 5M Relay
  • Meet of Miles
  • Turkey Trot 10K

Striders Series

The Howard County Striders host several race series during the year. They have minimal entry fees and include cross country events during the summer, a one-mile family race in the Centennial neighborhoods, and seasonal weekly series races.

  • Weekly Series
  • Centennial Mile
  • Friday Night XC Series