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Ironman World Championship

Posted by: on December, 20 2011

The inaugural Hawaiian IRON MAN Triathlon was conceptualized in 1977 as a way to challenge athletes who had seen success at a local biathlon. San Diego-based John Collins proposed combining the three toughest endurance races in Hawai’i ‚Äì the 2.4-mile Waikiki Roughwater Swim, 112 miles of the Around-O’ahu Bike Race and the 26.2-mile Honolulu Marathon […]

Maui Marathon

Posted by: on December, 20 2011

Maui Marathon is recognized as one of the most scenic courses in world with its point-to-point route starting in Kahului, passes moonlit sugarcane fields and hugs the spectacular Pacific coastline for over 17 breathtaking miles.

Ironman 70.3 Hawaii

Posted by: on December, 20 2011

Athletes start the day with a swim in the crystal blue waters of Hapuna Beach State Park along the Kohala Coast of the Big Island. Then they take on the challenging 56 mile bike course on the legendary Queen Ka’ahumanu Highway. The day finishes with a 13.1 mile run through paradise.

Kona Marathon

Posted by: on December, 20 2011

Founded in 1994, the Kona Marathon and Family Fun Runs  has grown into Hawaii’s premiere road race event. Featuring all four traditional  races: Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K & 5 K. An estimated 2,000 runners of all  ages and abilities will be participating for prizes, health and enjoyment and  raising money for charities. The Start/Finish is […]

Hilo Marathon

Posted by: on December, 20 2011

This certified, scenic course follows “the coast of old Hawaii” along the Pacific Ocean, past exotic waterfalls, over narrow bridges and lava beaches. Start to mile 10 is a net downhill of 500 ft., with some hills in the first 8 miles but fairly flat after that.Hilo is located in one of the cooler, more […]