Tag: Trail Run

Holcomb Valley Trail Run

The Holcomb Valley Trail Run was established by Gary & Pam Kalina in 1997.  Gary was an avid runner; he realized that some of the best trail running in Southern California was right here in Big Bear.  And some of the best trail running in Big Bear was on the Pacific Crest Trail.  The Holcomb Valley trail run will take place on June 10th, and will consist of a 7 mile, 15 mile, and 33 mile trail runs.   The event is complete with aid stations, beautiful views of the valley, and excellent trails.  For more information or to register, go to...

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Endure the Bear Trail Run

The Endure the Bear Trail Run will take place on September 8th starting in the Village of Big Bear Lake.   Runners can choose from a family fun 5k, a 15k, 30k and 50k trail run.   More information can be found at...

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13 Competitors Conquer the Bear, 21 Conquer the Cub

Big Bear, Ca, September 12, 2011, 8:00am – On Saturday, September 10th the Conquer the Bear series, part of Open Air Big Bear wrapped up with the Endure the Bear trail run.  The Conquer the Bear and Conquer the Cub series is a four event series that started this year in February with a snowshoe race, followed by a mountain bike race in June, Paddlefest in July, ending with the trail run in September.  Eighteen men and women competed in the Conquer the Cub series this year, which requires participants to take part in the shortest course of each challenge, with Janet Maxwell of Big Bear and Jimmy Johnson of Yucapia taking the top spots for the Conquer the Cub series.  The Conquer the Bear series required participants to compete in the long courses of each event, and Big Bear’s own athletic power couple Heather and Ted Devito took the top spots of the 13 competitors, with Heather taking the series win for the second time.  Heather and Ted both won $500 each for winning the entire series, and as Ted was on the podium accepting his check he yelled out to the crowd “Hey Mountain Fitness Members, this money is going to two new rowing machines at the gym,”  which was followed by the gym members cheers.  New this year was a king of the mountain competition, which gave $50 to...

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Endure the Bear: Trail Run

Can you Endure the Bear? WHEN: September 10, 2011 WHAT: 50k, 30k, 15k trail run & 5k Race and FAMILY FUN RUN/WALK WHO: EVERYONE at EVERY LEVEL – Find the event that challenges you. WHERE: South Shore Trails at Big Bear Lake, CA – Start line in the Village at Big Bear Lake WHY:  Well, just because…everyone should enjoy the beautiful trails in Big Bear A part of Open Air Big Bear….. Join the challenge and Conquer the Bear – www.openairbigbear.com   This is the last event in the Conquer the Bear series for 2012.  The series starts over next year with Snow Shoe the...

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