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Happy New Year from The Bear. Unfortunately we will not be running together in 2021. Our host venue partner CityWay Y has been supportive but we are not far enough along with beating COVID to have the event. So we will have to wait until 2022 which is the 40th anniversary to Wear The Bear! Stay safe and run on!

Run the Bear!

The Polar Bear Winter Classic 

is one of the oldest races in Indianapolis.  With its unique format of offering a 5K, 10K or The Bear (both), runners get to choose from three race distances.

Wear the Bear!

2020 Official

Winter Classic Hat! 

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2020 Official

Finisher Medal!

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If you have questions about our event, please contact us either on facebook or from our Contact page!


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