COVID-19 Update: April 2021

Please read our latest guidelines on organized group runs! They will be in effect as we resume weekly Bagel Runs!

Summer Races

Join us for our summer racing options! Summer XC Series, Centennial Mile, Two Person Relay, and Meet of Miles

Women’s Distance Festival 5K

View the results of the Women’s Distance Festival 5K!

  • Women's Distance Festival 5K

The Howard County Striders are an incorporated non-profit organization dedicated to promoting lifetime fitness through running, based in central Maryland.

We sponsor or support many types of activities, including high quality race events, group runs, low-key weekly races, and a robust complement of training programs for both adults and youth, from beginners on up, to support continued active lifestyles in the community.

The Howard County Striders are a part of the RRCA Runner-Friendly Community of Columbia and Howard County!

Latest Club News

Summer XC Race #1Start is behind the school, right of the field hockey and baseball fields
6:30pmOakland Mills HS
Two Person 5M RelayTeams of two run 10 laps each on the track, alternating each lap
6:30pmWilde Lake HS
Centennial Mile #1One mile neighborhood fun run
7:30pmEllicott City, MD
Meet of MilesA track meet featuring only mile races plus shorter races available for kids!
6:30pmWilde Lake HS

Latest Race Results