Archive for March 27, 2012

Lavaman Waikoloa Triathlon Festival – Waikoloa Beach Resort

April 1, 2012

The 2nd Annual Lavaman 5K Sunset Fun Run will take place on Friday. Registration will be at Bike Works Beach ‘n Sports at Queens’ MarketPlace at 3pm; race will start at 5pm; music concert to follow race. On Saturday, the Lava Kids Aquathon (swim and run) takes place for kids under 7 thru age 16, along with a Health & Fitness Expo.  Free to the public. The Annual Lavaman Triathlon will be held Sunday at the Waikoloa Beach Resort. This Olympic distance triathlon starts at 7:30am with a 1.5k swim in Anaeho’omalu Bay, continues with a 40k bike on the Queen K Highway and then a 10k run through the resort’s hotel grounds and lava fields, finishing on the beach. (First finishers will reach Anaeho’omalu Bay at 9am.) The event is a  major fundraiser for Team in Training as well as local area non-profit organizations.  For more information about the races, call 329-9718 or visit for more info.