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Howard County Recreation & Parks offers track and field programs, camps and leagues for all ages and skill levels, from beginners to adult recreational participants.

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Running Events

Little Patuxent River Run

Sunday, February 5- Patuxent Branch/ Wincopin Trails

Enjoy nature in one of the most beautiful areas of Columbia, MD. Starting and finishing at the Guilford Pratt Truss Bridge, the half marathon & 10K takes place on the Patuxent and Wincopin Trail. The course runs along the Little Patuxent and Middle Patuxent River. The loop course is tame compared to many trail courses. This race is appropriate for beginners and intermediate runners.  

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 Mid-Maryland Ultra 50k and Relay 

Saturday, February 11- Rockburn Branch Trail

Bullseye is excited to host the 5th annual Mid-Maryland Ultra 50k and Relay at the Howard County Rec and Parks Rockburn Branch Park facility.  The 10k loop course is tame compared to many trail courses and provides the runners with opportunities to change running gear and refuel many times.  

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Maryland Duathlon

July 15-16- Western Regional Park 

Whether you're a seasoned duathlete or a first timer, the Maryland Duathlon is the race for you.  We've designed our course to be scenic, fan-friendly and, above all, great for racing.  The course is appropriate for all experience levels including first-timers.

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Wine in the Woods 5K 

Saturday, May 13 / $20, preregistered individuals; $30, individuals registered on-site. 

Family-friendly race. The course design is appropriate for all levels of experience, including first-timers. Awards go to the top male and female runners. Pre-registration ends at noon on May 10 at noon. On-site registration begins at 7:30 AM. Race begins at 9 AM. Race t-shirts are guaranteed to preregistered runners. Registration: 410-313-7275.  Centennial Park South is the location.  Info: Will Dunmore, 410-313-1697 or wdunmore@howardcountymd.gov.  For more information visit: http://www.wineinthewoods.com/.

Judson Lincoln Running Camps:

9-18 yrs / 4 days or 1 week / start dates and prices below

Learn from the best! Running, jumping and throwing—this camp has it all! Have fun while learning and participating in everything from sprints to thrilling field events and long distance running. Participants will be given the opportunity to try every event and the week will conclude with an exhibition meet.

Additional Camp Information

 

Track & Field Camp / Jul 5 / $99

RP7663.801 Howard HS 8:45 AM-12:30 PM Tu-F

Cross Country Camp / Jul 18 / $165

RP7663.802 Gary J Arthur Comm Ctr 9 AM-4:30 PM M-F