Please Welcome Emily Learn!

By |2019-06-18T11:37:08-07:00February 27th, 2019|Race Logistics|

Please Welcome Emily Learn! Hi, my name is Emily! I am the new Events Coordinator for Running with the Bears™ and Bear Growl Gravel Grinder™! I recently moved back to Chico after spending a few years in the Bay Area and Oregon where I was working as an Event Coordinator/Manager in the Hospitality Industry. I [...]

Childcare Offered At The 2018 Running With The Bears Marathon, Half Marathon, and 10K

By |2018-07-17T14:16:20-07:00July 17th, 2018|2018 Registration, Race Logistics|

Did you know the Running with the Bears Marathon, Half Marathon, and 10K offers finish/start line childcare? As a foster care agency, we understand deeply the importance of high-quality childcare. Every kiddo/teen deserves to feel safe and loved (and to have fun!!), and that includes while their caregivers are participating in the Running with the Bears Marathon, [...]

Running with the Bears Offers Childcare

By |2017-07-04T14:17:25-07:00July 4th, 2017|Race Logistics|

You may not travel with your own babysitter, so why not use ours?   Did you know the Running with the Bears Marathon, Half Marathon, and 10K offers finish/start line childcare? Details: Childcare will be offered at the Running with the Bears start line (same place as the finish line) from 6am until 1:30pm on [...]

Introducing: Running with the Bears Finish Line/Start Line Cub Care!!

By |2017-07-03T16:50:58-07:00August 1st, 2016|Race Logistics|

Because you may not travel with your own babysitter, why not use ours? Here at Mountain Circle, we work with about 100 foster children and their caregivers each day. In addition, many of us (including the Race Director) also have our own small children at home. We know what it's like to skip a race because we don't [...]

Pre-Race Activities

By |2017-07-03T16:50:58-07:00July 29th, 2016|Friday Packet Pickup, Race Logistics|

What are YOU going to be on Friday night, before the Running with the Bears race? Hopefully joining us for packet pickup (opens at 4:00pm), a catered dinner (no spaghetti feed here, check out the menu!!), and a special guest speaker -podcaster Diz Runs.   Denny was supposed to be the Running with the Bears special guest speaker in 2015. [...]

Running with the Bears Spectator Guidelines, Parking, and Bike Support Rules

By |2017-07-03T16:50:58-07:00July 27th, 2016|Race Logistics|

  Providing you with the best possible race means keeping cars off of the road.  The roads are not closed for this event, and although there will be some traffic from locals, most traffic will come from participants and spectators (only 130 residents live along the course route). These are the Running with the Bears [...]