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When: Saturday, March 24, 2018 (RAIN OR SHINE)!

 Registration Information

Registration Form Click Here: Bear Run Late Entry Form 

Click here: Volunteers needed   

Sameday registration and Raceday check-in will begin at 1:30 p.m. 




Start Time

 3k             (1.8-mile)  Race

3rd grade and older - and -                                ALL PARENT-CHILD COMB. ENTRIES*

3k 1.8 - mile course through Arbor Station subdivision

2:30 p.m.

1-mile Race

1st and 2nd grade                          

(UNLESS running in parent/child - see below)

1-mile course through         Arbor Station subdivision

3:15 p.m.

Kdg. Race


1 lap race on                           Arbor Station Track

3:40 p.m.

 Where: Event courses are at or near Arbor Station Elementary (off-property courses will be protected by the Douglasville City Police Department).

Click Here: 1 mile race course, 1.8 mile (3k) race course


Early and Late Registration- $15.00

Race Day Registration- $20 with a shirt, $10 if you do not want a shirt 

Make checks or money orders payable to ASES PTSO

Early registrants: will receive their race shirt on race day. You will have a stub at the bottom of your race number to turn in to the t-shirt area.

Late and Race Day Registration: Allow 2 weeks for shirts to be delivered to your school. Sorry, No STUB No shirt on race day.

Awards: Click Here: 2018 Award Winners, 2017 Award Winners2016 Award Winners, 2015 Award Winners, , Top 10 males and females in each grade level will receive medals in grades K-5.

Top 5 Open Middle School male and female and adult Open Male and Female will receive medals.

Parent /Child Categories 1st - 5th place will receive trophies (no medals).

 Parent/child combination entries may be Mother-Daughter, Mother-Son, Father-Daughter or Father-Son; parents may enter in multiple combinations (e.g., mother enters with son and daughter, father can enter with same children, etc.). Children entering Parent/Child combination must be elementary school students and must run in the 3k (1.8-mile) race to be eligible for awards. Parents are welcome to run the 1 mile with your child under the understanding that you are not eligible for awards. Finish times for each comb. entry will be totaled and compared to other like- combination entries.

**All Kindergarten and 1 mile runners will receive ribbons in addition to medals.

**Race participants in the 3k (1.8 mile) and the 1 mile will win at random FREE smoothies and free BBQ sandwhiches from Dickies with a purchase of a drink. Look on the front of your race card when you finish. Smoothies are provided by Tropical Joes.  Giving Away 100 Free Smoothies! Good Luck

Stevie B's will be selling pizza by the slice! $1 per Slice 

Dickey's will be selling BBQ 

 Race Results Click Here: 2018 Bear Run Race Times, 2017 Bear Run Race Times2016 Bear Run Race Times2015 Bear Run Race Times,  

It's great to finish in the top 10 in your category, but winning a medal is not the main goal. We want to see if you can do your best and beat your race time from the previous year. The ultimate goal is a healthier you not a medal! See if you can beat your race time from last year. Good Luck!

 Special Thanks to Our Sponsors

Click on on sponsors to find out more about them 

Platinum Sponsor

Genoa Construction

Maple Farms

Gold Sponsors

Douglasville School of Dance, McKenneys, AEI- Ahlbergh Ingineering Inc., American Family Insurance: Wayne Crook Agent, Jones Wynn Funeral Home

Silver Sponsors

Vansant's Lawnmower Sales & Service, Todd Eldredge CPA., West Ga Family Dentistry, Douglasville Gymnastics & Cheerleading, Stevie B's Pizza, The Trophy Den, M&M Pro Cut, Dickey's BBQ, Ace Hadware, Southern A&E, Keenan Reddish: Keen Counseling LMFT, Life Touch Photography 


Training Information

Click here: How to Train for a 1-mile

Click here: How to Train for a 2-mile

Other Fun Activities:

Basketball Shoot-out: Begins around 2:30 p.m.

Head for the gym after your run to shoot a few hoops while we tally race scores! We'll be holding a Shoot-Out Contest where you can compete for some really great prizes. Show your skill on the court for only a buck or two a shot. All procedes go back to ASES PTSO to continue to improve ASES for the students and faculty. If you would like to donate a prize: Click here: Donation Form

Smoothies will be on sale if you did not win one.