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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.

6526 River Parkway, Wauwatosa, WI 53213|
(414) 476-7223


Website News

Hello Striders and friends:

NEW Click here for the results of the Cudahy Classic 5 & 10 mile races on July 27, 2014.

NEW Click here for photos from the Firecracker Four held on July 4th, 2014.

Second marathon build-up run location added! There will be build-up runs in the same distances and times as the current Milwaukee location. The only difference is that they will be on Sundays, beginning June 29th rather than Saturdays.  This is beneficial to anyone who may miss a Saturday event but wishes to do a longer run with a semi-organized group.  Route maps, aid stations and refreshments will be available.

Group will meet at:
Kettle Moraine YMCA - River Shores
705 Village Green Way, Suite 201
West Bend, WI 53090
(P) 262 247 1050

For more information contact: Scott Stauske at 414-418-8395 or

There is a new program to help runners with speed work every Tuesday night at 6:30 p.m. at Hart Park. Meet at the track. Matt Thull of ThunderDome Running will be there to lead you. This event will be held every Tuesday night through Aug 19th.

Fun Runs - Every Wednesday night except meeting nights for Strider members. Click here to see the full schedule.

Registration is open for the Strider Half Marathon.
The Strider Half starts in Estabrook Park on Aug. 23rd at 8 a.m. This year the race is capped at 1000 entries.

Check out the new Strider clothing line.

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Featured Event

The next fun run, the Corn Roast Fun Run, will be held on July 30th, at Minooka Park at 6:30 p.m.  Minooka Park is located at 1927 E Sunset Dr, Waukesha, WI 53186. Click here for a map of the fun run in Minooka Park. You can run either 3 miles or 6 miles. Click here for the whole schedule of fun runs. Fun runs are open to members and their families only. Bring your cameras. The Colonel Korn will be making an appearance after an absence of 7 or 8 years.

The next marathon build-up run is on Saturday, August 2nd at Lake Park at 7:30 a.m.
It is a 14 mile run. The Strider Marathon Build-up runs begin and finish at the picnic area just west of the lawn bowling area and the Lake Park Pavilion, 3133 Newberry Blvd.  Aurora Sports Medicine Institute provides both financial support for this program as well as staff on-site at these runs. We especially want to thank Doc Gordon for being available to runners for questions and evaluations. Click here to see the full build-up run schedule. (See the information on a second build-up run on Sundays in West Bend on this web page.)

NOTE: I checked with Jeff Weiss and the build-up run is at Lake Park this week, not Estabrook Park, as was announced at the build-up run on July 19th.

Upcoming Races & Events

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2014 Badgerland Strider Half Marathon

Date & Time:
8:00 a.m., August 23rd, 2014

Estabrook Park
4400 N Estabrook Dr
Milwaukee, WI 53211


  • Race will be capped at 1,000 entries.
  • Pre-register online by Sunday, Aug. 17th (if cap not reached)
  • Registration fees:  $25.00 Striders, $35 non-members
  • No mail-in registration will be accepted this year.
  • Tech T-Shirts guaranteed to all runners who pre-register.

Packet Pickup:

4-8pm on Thursday August 21st at Performance Running Outfitters Brookfield
4-8pm on Friday August 22nd at Performance Running Outfitters Shorewood

Race day - 6:30-7:30 a.m.

Finisher medals for all Finishers,
Medals for 1st-3rd in Age Groups,
Winner plaques for Overall Male and Female

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

Beer and Soda, various snacks

Map:  Click here for map

Race Calendar

Race Directors: The race book will only be published once this year - in February. All events will show in the race calendar too!



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