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Mana Races hosted by BIRR on August 7

BIRR pres., Alan Ryan

MANA 10K and 10 Miler hosted by Big Island Road Runners

The Big Island Road Runners proudly presents the Mana Road 10 Mile and 10k runs at 7:30am on Sunday, August 7th in Waimea.

 The cost is $10 for non-members and $5 for members.  Prizes will be awarded to the first male and female finishers.  Post run refreshments will be offered along with a drawing for prizes.

 RACE DAY REGISTRATION: Check-in from 6:30 to 7:15am 

DIRECTIONS: From Hilo, take Hwy 19 North to Waimea, turn left onto Mana Road (milepost 55) across from the Department of Hawaiian Homelands Farmer’s Market. (Look for Big Island Road Runners signs.) Proceed toward the T in the road and turn left.  Start and finish line is located just beyond this intersection.

 COURSE: This beautiful out and back course runs along the famous Mana Road on a combination of asphalt and hard packed red dirt. Start on the culvert bridge and begin on a quiet country road over rolling hills with beautiful views of open pasture land and Mauna Kea and Kohala Mountains.

 Water provided every 2 miles on the course

 Amenities include port-a-lets and covered tents. Parking is available on the side of the road.  Carpooling is encouraged.

 For more information, contact Keith Marrack @ (808) 895-9793

July 25, 2011 - Posted by | Running on the Big Island | , , , ,

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