“Zumbathon” Charity Event to Support Free Mammography Screenings for Local Women

Big Bear, CA, September 13, 2012 - Join Sorpotimist International of Big Bear Valley this Saturday, September 15th, for a Zumbathon Charity Event and make a move to make a difference.  100% of all proceeds will be support Soroptimist’s annual mammogram program that provides free mammography screenings for Big Bear Valley women who qualify.  … [Read more...]

Back to Big Bear Regatta Set for September

Big Bear Lake, CA, September 9, 2012 -- Lake Arrowhead Fleet 434 invites skippers and crews to the Back to Big Bear Regatta, September 29 and 30. This is a Hobie One-Design series, sanctioned points event to be sailed on Big Bear Lake, and will include both spinnaker and non-spinnaker classes.. Entries must be current members of HCA; applications … [Read more...]

Mountain Fitness Center Close Their Doors August 31st

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Big Bear, CA, August 28, 2012, 3:00pm - The nation’s current economic status has impacted many businesses in Big Bear forcing some of those businesses to close.  Though the changing economic times in Big Bear have affected many, none quite as personally as the closing of the Mountain Fitness Center.  Owners, Ted and Heather Devito, are closing … [Read more...]

For Ryan Hall “It just wasn’t in the cards

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. … [Read more...]

Ryan Hall Olympian from Big Bear Runs Marathon Sunday Morning

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London, England - Big Bear Lake, CA, August 9, 2012- Ryan Hall, two-time Olympian, runs the Olympic Marathon Sunday Morning as the final event of the 2012 London Olympics.  According to Ryan’s mother Susie Hall, “Jackie Joiner sent an email to the athletes encouraging them that winning gold or silver medals are meaningless in the scheme of … [Read more...]

Over 1100 Bicycle Riders in Big Bear Tour

Regina Jackowski - volunteer checking in riders for the 2012 Tour de Big Bear

Big Bear Lake, CA August 3, 2012 4:00 pm -  Bicycle riders from all over Southern California are arriving in Big Bear today to participate in the Tour de Big Bear.  The numbers have grown substantially from the modest beginnings during the May 2010 Tour of California which ended in Big Bear at Snow Summit.   At last count 1125 riders have … [Read more...]

Drayden Gardner Goes To World Heli Challenge

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Big Bear Lake, CA, July 31, 2012, 8:00am - Local 12-year-old Drayden Gardner continues to reach new heights in the sport of snowboarding. Drayden has been chosen as one of only two junior snowboarders invited to participate in the World Heli Challenge in New Zealand. As a Young Gun in the Challenge, he will compete alongside the 30 main event … [Read more...]

Big Bear BMX Park Is Open!

Supervisor Neil Derry remarks about the Big Bear BMX Park grand opening.

Big Bear Lake, CA July 20, 2012 - San Bernardino County Third District Supervisor Neil Derry was on hand today at the Big Bear Recreation Youth Center for the grand opening of the BMX park along with other city and county officials.  Reese Troublefield remarked that this project would not have been possible without county funding and the hard work … [Read more...]

Rim Nordic Mountain Biking Offers Free Beginner Races

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Running Springs, CA, July 20, 2012, 1:00pm - Rim Nordic Mountain Biking has started their 18th season this year with races for every level from beginner to Pro.  The 2012 USA Cycling Sanctioned California State Downhill Championship series continues tomorrow, Saturday, July 21 with additional races on August 18, and the finals on September … [Read more...]

Big Bear PaddleFest 2012

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Big Bear Lake, Ca July 7, 2012 12:00 pm - "PaddleFest" 2012 is growing each year.  Over 150 racers signed up this year with 92 in the 5k alone.  This event has been attracting many, over the three day event, who want to try, for free, kayaking, canoeing and stand up paddle boarding as instruction demonstration rides are available.  The event … [Read more...]