Running with the Bears 10th anniversary 2.0. is re-launching its running roots from Greenville, CA, and replanting them in Chico, CA! We are ecstatic to be bringing the smallest Boston Qualifier to Chico, while still being the most northern Boston Qualifying Marathon, in case you still want those bragging rights! Bringing you our hometown feel and World-class Athletics to our new home base at the Patrick Ranch Museum, while also being able to help 65,000+ foster youth and families. How can you ask for more out of your run?!

March 12, 2022 Cancelled
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The number for participants for the whole event is capped to 1000.


Half Marathon
March 12, 2022 (Saturday)
21.1 kilometers
Boston Marathon qualifier Solo Charity/Fund raising Certified course Road
March 12, 2022 (Saturday)
42.195 kilometers
Boston Marathon qualifier Solo Charity/Fund raising Certified course Road


Mar 12 2022 : Clear throughout the day.
5.0°C - 22.1°C (41.1°F - 71.7°F)

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Last checked on 2022-05-18


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Running with the Bears Marathon sold out 3rd year in a row!

Greenville, CA: The Running with the Bears Marathon, Half Marathon, and 10K has sold out regular registration for the third year in a row, a record 176 days before Race Day. This tiny Boston Qualifying marathon is one of the smallest in the Country and is managed entirely by the Charity it benefits- Mountain Circle Family Services. The 2016 Running with
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