Kenyan marathoner Marube Maninda during training ran away from two black bears, according to Global News.
The incident occurred at Whitman Spring Trail near his home in Auburn, Maine.
The athlete said that he knew the rules of conduct when meeting with the bears, but forgot about them and ran away.
He ran to one of the houses neighbors, and bears stopped chasing him.
Video with a story Marube of Malindi can be viewed on YouTube.