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2011 Big Island International Marathon tee shirt designs

2011 Big Island Marathon, half marathon, 5K and volunteer tee shirts

The 2011 Big Island Internation Marathon finisher tee shirts are shown above.  Click to enlarge the photo.  Marathon and half marathon shirts are dry fit, 5K and volunteer shirts are cotton. 

Race tee shirts are for finishers only.  The BIIM is proud to announce that each of the three races have 300 registered participants and are filled.  No further entries will be taken and no late registration will be provided.

Packet pick up for those pre registered will be held on Saturday, March 19, from noon to 6 pm at the Hilo Hawaiian Hotel, Moku Ola Room.  

Volunteers are still needed and anyone interested can leave a comment here at this web site.   For more information on any of the above call (808) 969-7400.

March 4, 2011 Posted by | Events, Running on the Big Island | , | 5 Comments

Hershey’s Track & Field Meet Scheduled for Saturday in Keaau

Keaau Middle proudly display their medals

Hershey’s Track & Field Games are coming up on Saturday at Keaau.

Kids, 9 to 14, will challenge their potential while exploring sports and recreation through running, jumping and throwing events.

Home town favorite, Keaau Middle School, will bring several members of their team to compete in the daylong event on Saturday, March 5.

Hosted by the County’s Parks and Recreation Division teams from around the island will be on hand as the best of the best youngsters from Hawai’i Island will compete for medals.

Longtime Keaau Green Wave coach, Randee Arkin, expects a fun day filled with competitive athletes which will display a high level of sportsmanship.

“Our main goal is to have fun and to enjoy the wonderful sport of track and field,” Arkin said.  

March 4, 2011 Posted by | Events | , , | Leave a comment