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Bullseye Running / Howard County Rec & Parks Indoor Training Program
2024 registration will open at 6pm on Wednesday December 6, sells out fast every year. Practices will be Saturday evenings 6:30-8pm from January 13 to March 2 at 5001 Meadowbrook Ln, Ellicott City, MD 21043. NON COMPETITIVE PROGRAM. NO SPRINTERS. Program is just for youth distance runners to keep some fitness over the Winter.
Click HERE to register.

Bullseye Running / Ho Co Striders Youth Cross Country program – registration for Fall of 2024 will open around 8/1/24!

Check the results of the meets and see the meet schedule by clicking the results link. Results

The Fall cross country program is for beginners and experienced kids no younger than 5 and up to 18 years old if not on a high school cross country team. Two practices per week from 5:40-6:45pm typically on Monday and Wednesday each week at Burleigh Manor Middle/Centennial High. Starts end of August and ends end of October with an option to compete at meets every Sunday. Need to bring a water bottle to every practice and wear running shoes and weather appropriate athletic attire.

Email with any questions.

We typically compete at the AAU Junior Olympic XC Nationals which is the first weekend of December each year, Saturday December 2, 2023 in Tallahassee, FL this year.

2023 regular season has ended and what a season it was with almost 300 kids on the team.


Bullseye’s Summer Striders (XC Summer Training Program for high school and college age distance runners)
Registration typically opens around May 1 each year. Practices typically start in early June and end in early August. Train together to get better. Typically 3 practices per week: Tuesday’s at Centennial High 6-7:15pm, Thursday’s at Howard High 6-7:15pm, Saturday’s at Oakland Mills High 8-9:30am. Bringing a water bottle to practice and wearing running shoes is required. Must be able to run 3 miles without walking to join.
Spring Track & Field Program – ended June 8, 2023 with over 400 kids on the team and will return in March 2024! Registration opens at the end of January each year.
Not sure the plan exactly for 2024 yet but this is what we did in 2023:
*Two practice groups, one at Oakland Mills High and one at Howard High.
*Practice dates: typically Tuesday and Thursday but vary as we have to work around high school sports teams schedules.
*Practice times are 5:45-7pm.
*Spring youth track and field program (all events) for kids no younger 7 and up to 18 if not on their high school track team.
*All running and field events.  Beginners and experienced.  Boys and girls.
*Bringing a water bottle to practice and wearing running shoes and weather appropriate athletic attire is required.
If you have any questions after reading this please email
-Final high school group practices are 3-4:30pm Wednesday July 26 and Thursday July 27, 2023 at Oakland Mills High.
-Elementary and middle school age kids practice 5:45-7 Tuesday’s and Thursday’s through July 27, 2023 at Oakland Mills High.
-The AAU National meet for those that qualify will be July 28-August 5 in Des Moines, Iowa.
-Email with any questions.



Enjoy a fun slideshow of the kids who participated in the 8 runs challenge in the second half of May 2020 – click HERE.


Junior Strider Pictures – Go under Pictures and Video Tab
New picture tab starting Spring/Summer 2013