Well conditions were fabulous! A storm left plenty of fresh snow and blue skies joined us for a most excellent Snowshoe the Bear. Snowshoes were mandatory and everyone enjoyed the challenge of running with snowshoes.
Congratulations to every single participant who started and finished Snowshoe the Bear.
Great job to Lauren and Ted who crushed the 10k and to Julie and Danny who smoked the 5k.
Also congratulations to the POINT LEADERS in the Conquer Series….
Conquer the Bear - Ted DeVito and Lauren Kleppin
Conquer the Grizzly (50+) – Kurt Madden and Rosalva Bonilla
Conquer the Cub (short courses) – Danny Walden and Julie Phair
Conquer the Teddy (12 and under) – Alec Burton and Sami Kendall
Snowshoes are now mandatory for Saturday’s race, and it’s going to be EPIC! Oh Yeah – 2013 is going to be a GREAT year!
A couple of things to remember….
Registration Saturday in the Village (by Paoli’s) from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. – best not to wait till 8:59 a.m.
10k Race Start 10:00
5k Race Start 10:15
Coffee and Awesome Granola Bars and other Tasty Treats Down the Street at Copper Q!
After Party at Nottinghams (the corner of Pine Knot and BB Blvd) following Snowshoe Awards – Food Specials and Beer Specials from Fat Tire!
A SLIDESHOW of YOU! Scott Hoffman will show photos from the day’s events and you’ll have an opportunity to buy a picture of YOU or someone else you like!
REMEMBER – BE SELF SUFFICIENT…THERE ARE NO WATER STOPS ON THE COURSE! PACK IN PACK OUT!
email me if you have any questions… firstname.lastname@example.org
More than a foot of snow is predicted for Wednesday. Gonna make conditions for Saturday amazing. If the snow comes as predicted then Snowshoes will be mandatory. Make sure you’ve got Snowshoes arranges. Weather forecast is snow and then cold. Get ready for the best Snowshoe the Bear ever.
Snow is coming on Friday… and as the date for Snowshoe the Bear 2013 approaches, we are hoping for more!
Remember Snowshoe the Bear will happen on February 23, rain or shine, snow or no snow. It will all be FUN.
Sign up this week and be entered in a drawing for a free case of FRS and remember you get a FREE race photo from Hoffman Media and Graphics with your Snowshoe Entry.
Free Tshirt if you sign up on or before February 11!
See you there!
Snow Shoe races are tough. TOTALLy dependant on weather.
We go rain or shine, and have had some great races.
We hope you’ll take the chance, grap the fam, get a room and c’mon up for some adventure!!
Tell us if you have ANY concerns or questions!!
Snow Shoe the Bear Staff…