Big Bear Lake, CA, September 13, 2016 - United States Olympian Brenda Martinez of the Big Bear Track Club is set to lead the ceremonial parade lap to start the Kodiak 100 Ultra Marathon in Big Bear Lake on Friday September 16th. The parade lap takes runners on a short loop through The Village of Big Bear Lake running right down Village Drive before they depart on their 100 mile … [Read more...] about Olympian To Lead Kodiak 100 Parade Lap
Big Bear, CA, August 13th, 2016 - On Friday August 12th Olympic shooter Kim Rhode of Big Bear City became the first female athlete and the first Summer Olympic athlete to medal in six consecutive Olympic Games, earning bronze during the women's skeet shooting final at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Boris Berian finished third in his qualifying heat in the … [Read more...] about Exciting News For Big Bear Olympians!
Ryan Hall and teammate Abdi Abdirahman drop out of Olympic Marathon around mile 11 and within minutres of each other. Hall described his race in an interview with NBC. “Just had some hamstring tightness going into the race and it was something that was getting progressively worse as I was going, and I start to feel my stride start to alter. From the beginning, it didn't feel … [Read more...] about For Ryan Hall “It just wasn’t in the cards
Ryan Hall will be returning to the Olympic arena in 2012 after he placed 2nd in the Olympic Trials this past weekend. Hall will join 1st place finisher Meb Keflezighi, and 3rd place finisher Abdi Abdirahman as the three men who will represent the US. Representing the ladies will be Shalane Flanagan, Desiree Davila, and Kara Goucher. … [Read more...] about Ryan Hall Takes 2nd Place In Olympic Trials