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Western 5 & 10K, Nov 19, along with BIRR 5K Turkey Trot, Nov 24, on Tap

The Brantley Center in Honoka’a will be holding the inaugural Honoka’a Western 5K Walk/Run and 10K Run at 8:30am on Saturday, November 19, 2011.

Both runs start and finish at the sports complex of the Honoka’a County Gym.  The out and back course will take participants towards Kukuihaele.

There will be prizes and awards as well as refreshments at the finish. All participants will receive a T-shirt. The cost for the event is $25 for either the 5K walk/run or the 10k run.

Registration will be available at running, biking and sporting goods stores throughout the island.

For more information, contact Steve Pavao at 775-7245 or bcenter2@hawaiiantel.net

The Big Island Road Runners proudly presents the 2nd Annual Turkey Trot 5k Fun Run to be held in Hilo on Thursday, November 24 at 7:30am.

This fun run/walk is free to members and non-members.  We will be accepting donations of non-perishable food items to be donated to a local charity.

Participants are asked to arrive early at the parking lot for Coconut Island (Moku Ola) to sign up and receive final instructions.

The course winds through Lili’uokalani Park and the Hilo Bayfront.  Post run refreshments will be offered. 

For more information, please visit www.bigislandroadrunners.org or contact Alan Ryan at 962-6044.

November 16, 2011 - Posted by | Running on the Big Island | , , ,

4 Comments »

  1. There is also race day registration at Honoka’a, right?

    Comment by Chris | November 16, 2011 | Reply

    • RIGHT!

      Comment by waynejoseph | November 16, 2011 | Reply

  2. Is there a entry form and charge for the Turkey Trot? I don’t see that info on the big island runners website.

    Comment by Michelle | November 19, 2011 | Reply

    • Turkey Trot is FREE and all you have to do is show up and sign up.

      Comment by waynejoseph | November 20, 2011 | Reply


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