ALOHA "TEAM AWWWRITE!!!"
I'VE BEEN DWELLING ON THIS FOR SEVERAL WEEKS AND AFTER CAREFUL CONSIDERATIONS WITH MY COACH AND MYSELF.
I'M ENTERING THE "5TH ANNUAL TRY-GO-ATHON" WHICH WILL BE HELD ON SATURDAY, MARCH 30TH, 2013 IN HILO, HAWAI'I!!!
5th Annual Try-Go-Athon to be held on Saturday, March 30, 2013
This race is designed to challenge the serious athlete while also being available to those of us that just want to have some serious fun. The entry fee of $35 per participant (HIPA member $25) will include an awesome, custom built, race experience, a delicious lunch served at the Kamehameha Canoe Club, a participation award for the first 100 entries and a lucky number prize give away.
Build your Race from three available stages
Swim: Rough water Swim 0.5 mile at Richardson’s Ocean Park (fins ok)
Run: 3.4 miles to Prince Kuhio Kalanianiole Park (tiny bit more than a 5K)
Paddle: Long Course 4.6 miles or Short Course 2.4
Choose your Level of Competition
Solo: The same athlete performs all three stages of the race.
Relay Team: Two or three athletes perform the stages of the race.
Run & Paddle Only: Wait until the 1st swimmer of your gender completes the swim and then you can start your race.
Swim & Run Only: No water craft? No Problem! Just swim, run and done!
Choose your Water Craft
OC1, OC2, Stand Up (SUP), Prone, Surf ski, Kayak: Any one or two person water craft propelled by paddle, with arm or leg power is acceptable. No sails, No motors.
Choose your Course
Long Course : Reeds Bay, Checkerboard, Square, Outside Green, Bridge Lighthouse, Kamehameha Canoe Club Halau
Short Course: Reeds Bay, Checkerboard, Inside Green, Bathrooms, Kamehameha Canoe Club Halau
Race Day Details
Setup your watercraft at Prince Kuhio Kalanianiole Park starting at 8:00 A.M.
Race Registration at Richardson’s from 8:00 to 9:30 A.M.
Mandatory Race Meeting at 10:00 A.M. Race starts with the Swim at 10:15 A.M.
To get more information send an email to: TryGoAthon@hawaii.rr.com or call Sheila Cadaoas at 936-8058
I'LL BE DOING THE "SWIM & RUN" ONLY!!!
SO CHEER ME ON AND LET THE CHALLENGE AND FUN BEGIN!!!