Running with the Bears Charity Runner Leaderboard May 20th 2017

By | May 19th, 2017|Charity Runners|

There are just 30 days until the Running with the Bears Charity Runner Deadline!!  Here is the official Running with the Bears Leaderboard for May 20th, 2017. Our current Charity Runner champion is still Jeremy Brown but hot on his lead is Joyce, who was the top fundraiser in 2016 (Read her tips on fundraising [...]

2017: Questions About Running with the Bears? Here Is Who To Contact

By | May 16th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Welcome to the 2017 Running with the Bears Marathon, Half Marathon, and 10K!!  If you're new to our event, you may have questions about where to stay, how to keep your family busy, how to get tickets to the Post-Race Lu'au, or how to switch from one race distance to another. Most questions can be answered [...]

Joyce Shares Her Secrets!

By | May 4th, 2017|Charity Runners|

Meet 2017 Running with the Bears Charity Runner, Joyce! In 2016, Joyce was our top Charity Runner, fundraising over $2,170 for Mountain Circle's programs for foster kids! We asked Joyce if she would be willing to share her fundraising secrets :) . What do you love about running, and why do you choose to run [...]

Charity Runner Spotlight: Meet Luke!

By | May 1st, 2017|Charity Runners|

We interview one of our newest Charity Runners~ Hi Luke! It's so great to meet you (digitally). Since we've never met in person, can you tell us a little bit about why you started running? Last year I was diagnosed with kidney disease. I knew I needed to make a change for better health so I [...]

Running with the Bears 2017 Charity Runner Spotlight: Meet Risa!

By | April 20th, 2017|Charity Runners|

Welcome to our newest Charity Runner, Risa! In just a few weeks, she's raised over $400 for Mountain Circle's foster kids- THANK YOU!  We asked Risa to share with us how she found the Running with the Bears Marathon, Half, and 10K, and what motivated her to become a Bears Charity Runner: I used to [...]

Running with the Bears 2017 Charity Runner Spotlight: Meet Heather!

By | April 7th, 2017|Charity Runners|

I don't have a particular connection to foster care, other than realizing that I'm where I am today because certain doors were opened to me when I was younger, and I believe that everyone should have access to those opportunities. In October of 2016, our Race Director Josie received an email from a runner named [...]

Running with the Bears Leaderboard: March 22nd 2017

By | March 22nd, 2017|Charity Runners|

Jeremy, RWTB 10K winner, and proof that running for a good cause increases your PR! We have a new fundraising lead!!  Welcome back, Jeremy :) Jeremy is proof that running for a good cause increases your PR! Read why, below... In 2015, Jeremy won the Running with the Bears 10K, and in 2016, he [...]

Guest Post: Why You Should Run With Your Dog!

By | March 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Running with the Bears Guest Post : "Why You Should Run With Your Dog!" Your dog knows which shoes mean what. They know your walking shoes from your work shoes, the ones that mean dinner from the ones that you go to the shops in. If you run with your dog enough, the sound alone [...]

Running with the Bears Leaderboard: March 8th 2017

By | March 8th, 2017|Charity Runners|

Congratulations to Laura F. for being our top 2017 Running with the Bears fundraiser! There are only 100 days left until the 2017 Charity Runner deadline. With your help, 2017 is going to be the best year ever for Mountain Circle's foster kids and teens.  THANK YOU for making the difference!! Mountain Circle [...]

ALL Highways Are Closed: Greenville is now completely isolated.

By | February 10th, 2017|Weather Updates|

Weather Update: February 10th, 2017  Running with the Bears and Mountain Circle  Running with the Bears and Mountain Circle  With Hwy 89 and Hwy 70 closed due to mudslides, Greenville is now officially 'an island.' This means family members who went to work in the morning are unable to return home- stranded at hotels in [...]