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Big Island International Marathon & Half Marathon is SOLD our for 2012

The 15th annual Big Island International Marathon and Half Marathon has sold out of all its available slots.

Both races have oversold by 10 percent to account for people dropping out of the race at the last minute.

The only available races is the BIIM 5K and interested people wanting to sign up for the 3.1 miler may do so by going to www.hilomarathon.org and sign up on line.

Anyone mailing in entries to the marathon or half marathon scheduled for March 18, 2012 will have their entries returned if sent in after Jan 21 for the Half and after Jan 31 for the full marathon.

No excetpions, no waiting list.  Anyone switching races will be disqualified and banned from future races.

Anyone doing the races as Bandits (without running numbers) will be pulled from the race by Police Officers.

The BIIM follows the rules set by the National Organization, Road Runners Clubs of America.

The application for the 2013 race is posted on their web site, so please be sure to sign up early to avoid being left out as that race is expected to sell out long before race date.

February 2, 2012 Posted by | Running on the Big Island | , , | 7 Comments