Big Bear Lake, CA, May 8, 2013 – Man About Town candidate Kurt Madden challenges people of all ages and skills levels to compete in Obstacles on the Bear: A 5K Experience at Bear Mountain Resort. The May 11th event is the latest fundraiser as part of Soroptimist International of Big Bear Valley’s ongoing campaign to Stop Teen Violence.

Features include:

  • Tractor tires
  • Pond slide
  • Lexan wall rope climb
  • Log climb
  • Low crawl
  • Cargo net
  • Straw bales with water spray
  • Spider web
  • 1000’ elevation climb
  • Obstacle race
  • Mother’s Day celebration
  • Mother-Daughter bonding opportunity
  • Free Obstacle Run for 5-12 year olds
  • Team building
  • Creative outfits welcome!
  • Big Bear CrossFit demonstration on the deck
  • Body Tek demonstration on the deck
  • Food and beverage and non-stop music
  • Shower and bathroom facilities
  • No spectator or parking fee
  • First aid and security provided
  • After party at Bear Mountain

Race start time on May 11 is 10:00 a.m. Individuals and teams can register online for $55 or at 8:00 a.m. the day of the event for $75.