Hair of the Bear 15K

Sun August 23, 2020 Shawnee On Delaware, PA US 18356 Directions

15K Run

$55 8:30AM EDT Registration ends August 21, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT
Hair of the Bear - Postponed Date Options for Registered Participants

The original race date of April 5th has been rescheduled to August 23rd at 8:30am.  We sincerely hope this date meets your satisfaction as we have a great event planned for you! Please note, the race start will be 8:30am to help beat the heat.

Due to the Coronavirus, Good Day for a Run has created the following four options for you: We respectfully ask that you select your option by April 15th to help us plan accordingly. Registration for the new date will remain open for new participants to join the race. 

Two Preferred Options requiring little communication on your part:

  • Run the New Date - August 23rd (8:30am) This is the preferred option which requires no actual communication from you. Unless we hear otherwise, you have been transferred to the new date. Your communication to transfer or complete Virtual race shall be made before April 15th.
  • Virtual Option - You may run virtually (on your own) and receive your swag via mail or PPU. Click on the Virtual Link Option.  

Two additional options are also available for those unable to participate in the 1st two options:

  • Deferral to Next Year (2021) - Tentative scheduled date is April 11th.  Please email by April 15th and she will provide you with proper instructions to complete.
  • Transfer to another GDFAR race this year (credit to be issued for same amount). Our race schedule is available at Please email by April 15th with this intention and she will provide you with proper instructions to complete.

Here Are Your Options:

Virtual races happen all the time, and allow you to join the fun without the crowds. You simply run the distance on your own, and report your results - we’ll send you instructions.

Your Race packet Including Finisher Medal will be mailed on August 24th.

Shawnee Inn
1 River Road
Shawnee On Delaware, PA US 18356
ShawneeCraft Brewing Co. Presents the Hair of the Bear 15K

An entire weekend of Running Fun and Relaxation at Shawnee Inn and ShawneeCraft Brewing Co.

The 15K Run

  • Beautiful 15K Race course starts and Finishes at Shawnee Inn Resort
  • Run includes 5 miles of beautiful wooded trails along the Delaware River. This is a well maintained trail system - McDade Trails.
  • Race includes approximately 4 miles of paved roads.
  • Chip Timed with Awards for Top 3 Overall and Top 3 Per Age Groups (every 10 years)
  • Race Day Packet- Pick-up 8 AM - 9 AM (Pre-race day PPU - TBD, will be announced and on website 2 weeks before race)

The Post Race Fun

  • 1 Complimentary ShawneeCraft Beer
  • A Food Buffet provided by Shawnee Inn
  • Live Music in the Brewery
  • Awards Presentation

The Swag and Other Cool Stuff

  • Nice quality tech shirt for preregistered runners - Choice guaranteed if registered by Thursday, March 26
  • Finisher Medals!
  • Custom Event Pint Glass
  • Free Race Photos
  • Special Room Rates at Shawnee Inn Resort (While Available). Call 1-800-742-9633 to book your room and use code "Hair of the Bear" for your savings (approx. $40 per night). Limited Room Supply.
  • Join us the evening before for the Bearly Spring 5K or Cub 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk. (Discounts apply when doing both)

Valuable Links:

  • Rain or shine
  • Walkers and Children Always Welcome (Must Be Registered)
  • No Refunds
  • No Jogging strollers allowed.
  • No Dogs Allowed

Click on "Good Day for a Run Schedule" to view all of our races and fun runs.

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