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Third Annual Bieni Kohler-Johnson 5K set for Sept 4

                  Kohler-Johnson 5K run/walk

The third annual Bieni Kohler-Johnson 5K Run/Walk will be held at 9 a.m. Sept. 4 at Hawaii Preparatory Academy in Waimea.

Entry fee is $25 for adults, $10 for students 14 and under, with a late fee of an additional $10 after Aug 29. Proceeds benefit the Bieni Kohler-Johnson scholarship, which annually is awarded to three females for their gifts in athletics, academics or the arts.

Registration and pledge forms are available online at www.bienifunrun.org. The top fundraiser will receive a two-night stay at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, and the runner-up will receive a round of golf for four at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. Medals will be awarded for top males and females in the overall division and each age group.

For more information, contact Liz Noetzel at 989-9100 or HPArace@gmail.com.

July 28, 2011 Posted by | Running on the Big Island | , , , | Leave a comment

Second Annual Bieni Kohler-Johnson Memorial Run/Walk

Bieni Kohler-Johnson 5K Fun Run/Walk at the HPA Upper Campus, Sunday, October 17th, 9am start   Registration at www.bienifunrun.org or active.com 
$25 Adults early registration;$20 14 years and younger; $10 late fee if registering after Oct. 10th 
Medals to top 2 overall males/females 
Medals to top 3 in each age category (10 year increments) 
 Grand Prize of 2 Nights at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel for person who raises most in donations 
Second Prize of Round of Golf for Four at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel for 2nd in donations 
 All participants receive a Dri Fit shirt and a recyclable canvas bag. 
 Course winds through the campus and includes two passes up the HPA chapel hill. Challenging cross country course but fun! 
All donations and net proceeds benefit the Bieni Kohler Johnson Scholarship, awarded annually to a deserving HPA high school female athlete and scholar. Kohler-Johnson, who graduated from HPA in 1983, died in June 2009 after battling breast cancer. October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and organizers hope to increase awareness of the importance of early breast cancer detection.

For more information, contact Liz Noetzel at 989-9100 or HPArace@gmail.com.

October 6, 2010 Posted by | Events | , , , , | Leave a comment