The Bear Crawl - The Kodiak is coming to Marion on March 11, 2018. The Bear Crawl is a challenging, obstacle course style race that challenges competitors of all skill sets.

Events include The Kodiak, an 8 mile OCR race, The Bear Crawl, a 3 mile OCR race, the Mountain Assault foot race, this is a non OCR that is a foot race to the top of the mountain and back down and the Cub Crawl, a kids race.

The race is organized by McDowell County's 828 Hybrid, an OCR/Crossfit - style gym for people of all fitness levels.