Home stretch! Indian Valley Academy’s incoming senior class offers “The Big Chill,” consisting of cool mist, classic tunes, water and watermelon at Aid Station 7 on the last hill before the finish line during this year’s Running with the Bears. From left: Diego Garcia-Couoh, Andre Essue and Jazmin Banks. Photos by Meg Upton

Running with the Bears

It’s not an aid station, it’s a cheer section at the corner of North Valley and North Arm roads during Running with the Bears on Saturday, Aug. 17.
Here come the runners up North Valley Road for the annual marathon Running with the Bears on Aug. 17.