Visit Your Nearest Military Ticket Outlet & Save for the 6th Annual Hapalua- Hawaii's Half Marathon.
Oahu, Hawaii , February 19, 2017 (Newswire.com) - The Hapalua, Hawaii’s fastest growing sporting event is taking place on Sunday April 9th, 2017. The Hapalua half marathon has quickly become a favorite race in Hawaii, attracting runners from across islands, the mainland, and internationally.
“This year we wanted to give active duty, retired Military and DOT residents a discounted entry of just $65 only available at their nearest Military ticket outlet which is a sizable discount” said Dr. Jim Barahal, President of the Hapalua.
The Hapalua, Hawaii's Half Marathon, starts at the Duke Kahanamoku statue and ends 13.1 miles later at the Honolulu Marathon Finish Line in Kapi‘olani Beach Park. All participants will receive a race shirt and finishers medal. Racers ohana are welcome to join runners at the finish line for a range of activities, live music, and treats including malasadas, shave ice, and more.
“Last year we had 7,300 runners,” said Dr. Barahal, “This year we’re expecting closer to 10,000.”
Like its sister race, the Honolulu Marathon, there is no time limit and is walker friendly. Military runners are encouraged to visit their nearest military ticket outlet for the very best entry rates, for all non-military runners the entry fee goes up all the way up until the day of the race.
To learn more visit http://thehapalua.com and to signup visit your nearest MWR office or Military Ticket location today!
About The Hapalaua
The Hapalua has quickly become a favorite race in Hawaii, attracting runners from across islands, the mainland, and internationally. The Waikiki start and scenic course is a big draw for visiting participants. Like its sister race, the Honolulu Marathon, there is no time limit and is walker friendly. To learn more, visit http://thehapalua.com
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