• Women's Distance Festival
    Registration for the Striders' Women's Distance Festival 5K is now open! The race will take place on Saturday May 14th at 7:00pm. This is an evening race this year! ​​ ​THERE WILL BE NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION.​
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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.

  • Road Runners Club of America
  • Maryland Road Runners Club of America
  • USA Track & Field