Bear Paws for a Cause
Start: Saturday, April 27, 2013 @ 10:00 AM (CDT)
Kenosha , WI 53141
Registration Closing Date
Friday, April 26, 2013 @ 6:00 AM (CDT)
Bear Paws for a Cause is a 4K Trail Run/Walk funding UW-Parkside Scholarships for student-athletes and Sport and Fitness Management Majors.
T-Shirts Entry Deadline
Entries include an event T-shirt if received by 4:30 pm on 4/7/2013.
Awards are given to the top three men and women individual runners using age-graded scoring. All participants are also entered into a prize raffle. This year's prize raffle include signed University of Wisconsin basketballs from Bo Ryan and Bobbie Kelsey.
Brochures are available after 2/21/2013 from the UW-Parkside web site (http://www.uwp.edu Keyword: Bear Paws for a Cause).
Alternate Paved Course
For those who prefer a paved course, a 4k course will be laid out on the adjacent bicycle path that begins in Petrifying Spring Park. This will be an out and back course. Participants who use this course will not be entered into the award calculations however they will be entered into the all participant prize raffle.
Parking is available in the on-campus Rita Tallent Picken Parking Lot (formerly the Communication Arts Parking Lot) just northeast of the entrance to the course. Entrance to the lot is off of University Drive.
To view pictures of the event, please go to the UW-Parkside Bear Paws for a Cause Website. http://www.uwp.edu/ Keyword: bear paws for a cause
You can register through this site (Active.com) with your credit card or by mail (see event FAQ web page) or in person at the SAC Building on the UW-Parkside campus.
This event uses age graded scoring, a handicapping system that compares a runner's time to their 'ideal' time based upon their age and gender. Your age will be calculated as of 12/31/12. The course has hosted NCAA and NAIA National Cross Country Championships and the Footlocker Midwest Regional Championship. This is the fourth BPC 4k race.
FeesAdult: $20 through 4/22 and $25 thereafter
Student: $12 through 4/22 and $17 thereafter