Social Run with the Pros

Updated with video: Everyone is invited to meet, greet and run (slowly) with the invited professional runners at Kapiolani Park on Saturday, April 12 at  8am. We’ll meet up by the Bandstand take some photographs and then do one or two laps of Kapiolani Park at a slow pace. Please RSVP on our Facebook page…


“The Chasers” Announced

Kenyan Professionals take on Team Hawaii in The Chase Patrick Makau, Peter Kirui and Isabella Ochichi have been invited to run in the 3rd annual Hapalua – Hawaii’s Half Marathon. They will take part in the Chase, a unique racing format that gives 24 of the best local runners in Hawaii a head start on…


Official Hotel Sponsor – Outrigger Hotels

Outrigger Hotels and Resorts Hits the Ground Running As Official Hotel Sponsor of the Hapalua  Participants and spectators of the April 13 half marathon can take advantage of special rates at Outrigger and OHANA Hotels in Waikiki WAIKIKI, HONOLULU, HAWAII – Outrigger Hotels and Resorts, a long-standing sponsor of local sporting events, has signed on as the…

Winner of 2013 Hapalua

The Chase is Back

The Chase returns to the Hapalua Team Hawaii will compete against world class professionals at the 2014 Hapalua. Head Start Team Hawaii, made up of the best runners based in Hawaii, will be given a head start on the professionals.  The Chasers will aim to catch up, pass and beat all the runners in Team Hawaii….

The Hapalua gets recognition

The Hapalua has made the list of “25 Half Marathons worth running” by Competitor Running. “With its surging popularity in the U.S., hundreds of half marathons have popped up in recent years. With all these options to choose from, we’re lending you a hand by providing you with 25 of the best”… Read the full list here. The 2014…


2014 Packet Pick-Up

Pick up your race pack for the 2014 Hapalua at the Hawaii Convention Center, Room 311. Open times: Friday April 11: 4pm – 8pm Saturday April 12: 9am – 4pm Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, HI 96815 Please bring your photo ID. Packet will contain your race BIB number, pins, timing chip, Commemorative…