About Us

Northstar Running is a Minneapolis/Twin Cities based running team.  Our mission is simply to "provide a fun and supportive community that encourages ALL runners to grow".

Northstar Running is a proud member of:

Northstar Running is a USA Track and Field sanctioned running club; our club number is 30-0469. USATF membership is not a requirement to come run with us (go check out our calendar!), but USATF members can participate as part of the Northstar Running race team in the USATF Minnesota team circuit challenge.

See here for a listing of all of the USATF Minnesota team circuit races.

Awards and Recognitions

Year Award
2019 Road Runners Club of America Award for Communications Excellence. Northstar Running Club is a very active club in the Minnesota running community that demonstrates consistency in member communication by sending a quarterly TruNorth newsletter and weekly Week Ahead bulletins to their members. They actively use Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram among other social media platforms in creative ways to keep existing and potential members engaged, informed, and excited. In addition, Northstar Running Club’s website is current and updated as needed so that information is pertinent to those that are looking for a run club to join. Featured information includes a calendar of events, team store for promotional items, a racing schedule, highlights of members and race results, online membership portal, and contact information.


2018 2018 USATF Minnesota Association Men's, Women's and Masters 5 km Road Championship

Men's Masters 5K State Champions