Badgerland Striders - Wisconsin's Online Running Resource

Badgerland Striders

Wisconsin's Largest Running Club

Proud to be Wisconsin's Largest and Oldest Running Club, serving Wisconsin's Runners for over 50 years.

12650 W Arden Place, Butler, WI 53007
(414) 476-7223


Website News

Hello Striders and friends:

NEW - Introducing the first annual Milwaukee Lakefront Marathon 5K run/walk on Oct. 2 at 8:30 a.m.

It will start in front of the Milwaukee Art Museum. Take a run out and along the gorgeous Lakeshore Park island, head into Veterans Park where you will take a loop around the lagoon and listen to the cheering crowds as you finish through the same chute as the MLFM runners will do minutes after you are done. Sign up now!

There is no Strider Marathon Build-up run this week. Instead there is the Strider Half Marathon at Estabrook Park at 8:00 a.m. The Strider Half reached its limit of 1000 runners so there will be no race day registration.

The “I Can 26.2 It!” youth running program registration is open. Info and registration is at

This program is designed for youth ages 6-12 and is a combination of running on their own and group opportunities. Each child receives an official "I Can 26.2 It! t-shirt (with a special new motivational design this year), a weekly mileage chart and weekly motivational e-mails. Read about the program in our new brochure.

Sign up for the Strider half marathon in August. 

  • Strider Half Marathon starting at Estabrook Park on Aug 27th at 8 a.m.  A mostly shaded 13.1 mile course that ends at a German Beer Garden!  Stick around for a few hours after the race wearing your new tech shirt and finisher's medal for a great breakfast and German beer at the Estabrook Beer Garden!  All for only $26 ($37 non-members).  Limit of 1000 runners. Sign up by Aug. 22nd.

Register for the 36th Milwaukee Lakefront Marathon, which will be held on Oct. 2, 2016.

Lakefront Marathon finisher jackets and other marathon merchandise is available for purchase.


Click here for the 2015 Milwaukee Lakefront Marathon race results.

Links to photos from Milwaukee Lakefront Marathon are available. Use this link to find your photos.

Check out the new Strider clothing line.

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Featured Event

The President's Fun Run is on Wednesday (Aug 24th) at 6:30 p.m. at Hart Park.  It is located at 7201 W State St, Wauwatosa, WI 53213. You can run 3 miles or 6 miles and then have some food and refreshments. Click here for a link to the fun run.

Click here to see all of the 2016 fun runs.

There are track speed workouts every Tuesday night at Hart Park! Be warmed up and ready at 6:30 p.m.  Meet at the track at Hart Park, located at 7300 W Chestnut St, Wauwatosa, WI 53213.

Upcoming Races & Events

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2016 Tosafest 5K

The Tosafest 5K will be held on September 10th, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. It will start at 69th & Hillcrest in Wauwatosa.

Distances: 5K timed run and 2 mile fun walk. (See information below on children's race at 4 p.m.)

Online Registration is available until Sept. 7th. The cost is $23 for Strider members and $28 for non-members.

**T-Shirts are NOT guaranteed to those registering on Race Day**

Early packet Pickup and pre-race registration:  The night before starting at 3:30pm-8:00pm in front of Noodles and Company in Tosa at the Strider tent.

Race Day Registration and Packet Pickup:
   Cost: $32 for everyone
Time: 3:30 - 5 p.m.
   Location: Wauwatosa East High School
                 7500 Milwaukee Ave
                 Wauwatosa, WI

Special Tosafest children's race is starting at 4:00pm in the Tosa East soccer field. Awards will be given to all finishers. Registration is in person only for $5.00. Under age 6 - 1/4 mile, Ages 7-12 1/2- mile.  Parent must be present with child to sign waiver.

Course Map: Click here for map

Awards: 5K awards ceremony after the conclusion of the 5K race (about 6:30 p.m.)
Age Groups Awards will be awarded for first three places M/F:  14-19; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-69; 70-74; 75 and over.

Click here for the race page.

Race Calendar

Race Directors: All events show in the race calendar and the semi-monthly newsletter.



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