Can you conquer the wall? Try the workout that Big Bear High School cross-country runners do every year. The second annual Ryan Hall’s Conquer the Wall endurance running event is at Snow Summit at 9 a.m. on Aug. 11.
The Big Bear High School Bear Backers organization in coordination with the school’s athletic department, hosts the inaugural Meet the Bears of Fall Festival Aug. 11 at Big Bear Middle School.
There was a shortage of water at the Big Bear High School athletic field on July 16. A few of the new kids didn’t remember to bring their personal water jugs. The rest were guzzling water at every break, sharing with those who were without.
Lovers of Big Bear’s trails are invited to test the Skyline trail near the Village on Saturday, July 14. It is one site of the upcoming Kodiak Ultra Marathon set for Aug. 17-18.
Summer vacation is over for Big Bear High School student-athletes. Practice starts for football and cross-country teams Monday, July 16. And the high school volleyball program hosts a free camp beginning the same day.
The pros turned out in big numbers for the first race in the three-race Rim Nordic Cross-Country Mountain Bike series July 8. Three laps on the longest course of the year proved to be a big challenge for the 12 athletes. Two did not finish the race.