Black Bear Virtual Run
Can't make it to Waterville Valley for the Black Bear Trail Runs? Join us from a distance and get all the swag! Participants are entered into a prize raffle and will receive a custom wood-cut medal, Black Bear cap, and race bib in the mail. Only 75 spots! Shipping included within the continental US, additional charge for shipping outside continental US.
Please select only "1" for quantity. For additional entries, please add one item to your cart for each participant.
Have you finished your race?
Let us know! We would be happy to create a team page for you and offer you a discount for your team members. Send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join us for the virutal race and we'll send you a one of a kind Black Bear care package stuffed with:
- handmade wood-cut medal
- Boco Gear running cap
- bib to hang up at home
We have some special prizes lined up for the fastest 5k, fastest half-marathon, most creative GPS art, and best finisher photo. You must submit your results to be considered for a prize! Prize winners will be announced Monday October 26th.
Prize winners will have their choice of
Once you are done with your activity, submit your time, distance, and a GPS track by clicking the button below. You may submit your GPS track as a link to an activity recorded on Strava, Map My Run, Run Keeper, or other similar applications. A don't forget to submit a picture of you running your virtual Black Bear - we want to see you having fun out there!
No refunds will be issued for Virtual Race entries
Terms and Conditions - All participants must read and agree.
I know that participating in an event, the Black Bear Virtual Race, that is organized as a virtual activity where I run or walk (ongoing references will be to running, but pertain to all means of travel used during the event) on my own, at a date and time of my choosing, in a location and running route of my choosing, which will not have any support or security measures in place by Fresh Tracks Racing, LLC, is a potentially hazardous activity, which could result in injury or death. I acknowledge that I am participating in the activity outlined by this event by my own free will and at my own personal risk. I will not participate in an event unless I am medically able and properly trained, and by my attestation, I certify that I am medically able to perform this event, and am in good health, and I am properly trained. I further agree to abide by the Center for Disease Control’s (CDC) recommendations for the prevention of the spread of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) and other communicable diseases, and I attest to having read the CDC’s guidance at: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prepare/prevention.html, or, if outside the United States, I have read and agree to follow the corresponding laws, guidelines, and recommendations put in place by the nation(s) and health authorities of the nation(s) in which I will participate. I attest that if my community has a shelter-in-place order, I will participate only in the manner thereby allowed. I agree to follow all pedestrian safety ordinances, including running on a sidewalk where available and not in the road. I agree to follow the rules of the road if no sidewalk or multi-use trail is available, and I will run in the direction required by local regulations.
I agree to abide by any decision of a race official relative to any aspect of my participation in this virtual event, including the right of any official to deny or suspend my participation for any reason whatsoever. I attest that I, having read the rules of the event scheduled from August 1, 2020 to September 14, 2020, including the terms in this waiver, the timeline of the event, and agree to abide by them. I assume all risks to me associated with running on my own as part of this event, including but not limited to: falls, contact with other pedestrians, the effects of the weather, including temperature and/or humidity, traffic, and the conditions of the road or trail, all such risks being known or unknown and appreciated by me when out running on my own without any type of support from local officials or event organizers.
Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and in consideration of your accepting my entry, I, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release Fresh Tracks Racing, LLC, all event sponsors, and their representatives and successors from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this virtual event, and waive my ability to bring any legal action against the entities outlined in this waiver as I am voluntarily electing to run on my own as part of this virtual event. I grant permission to all of the foregoing to publish information containing my name, goals, and submitted runs for the event. I also grant permission to all of the foregoing to use my name, race information, and the photographs and videos that I may share online as part of the event for any legitimate purpose.
Furthermore, if I am entering the event on the behalf of others, I certify I have the authority to register these participants and to agree to the waiver on their behalf, and that I hereby do so.