Teaming Up for Ridge Run: Fun, Fitness and Fundraising 

  We all know that the “buddy system” is a great way to approach a challenge. Buddies give one another encouragement, share training tips and stick along side you until you reach the finish line.  BAPA’s Ridge […]

Virtual Ridge Run Continues through June 7 

    For everyone who’s missing the fun and challenge of Chicago’s favorite neighborhood race, participants in BAPA’s first virtual Ridge Run have until Mon., June 7 to complete the Ridge Run 5K, 10K […]

Virtual Ridge Run Set to Start on Memorial Day

  Around here, it just doesn’t seem like Memorial Day without starting the morning running in or watching BAPA’s Ridge Run.   For everyone who’s missing the fun and challenge of Chicago’s favorite neighborhood race, BAPA is […]

Ridge Run Team Spotlight: Pat Mac’s Pack 

  Patrick Thomas McNamara was only 13 years old when he died following an 11+ year battle with recurrent brain tumors. During his battle, family and friends – his “pack” — began raising funds and awareness for […]

School Teams Invited to Compete in Ridge Run  

  Now is the time to start training for BAPA’s 43rd Annual Ridge Run on Memorial Day, Mon., May 25, and a great place for kids to start is right at school.  BAPA’s popular free 5K training […]

Set Your Sights on Ridge Run 2020 

Set Your Sights on Ridge Run 2020  Sign up by January 12 and save  Is this the year you do your first Ridge Run?   Is this the year you beat your personal best time?  Is this […]