Founding Members

The following individuals were instrumental in the formation of the Front Range Bears and considered the Founders of the Club:

  • Rich Reynolds
  • Van Lynn Floyd
  • Ron Triplett
  • Walt Pedigo
  • Bear Sawkins
  • Steve Heyl
  • John Griffin

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Joining in a Fraternal Bear Hug, five of the original Founding Members are pictured here in this 2008 Archive Photo. From left to right: Ron Triplett, John Griffin, Van Lynn Floyd (sitting), Steve Heyl, and Bear Sawkins. (Photo by Charles Vigil)