About the Honolulu Marathon:
The Honolulu Marathon is the 3rd largest marathon in the United States, attracting around 30,000 participants each December. This marathon is unique in that there is no limit on the number of participants, and there is no cut-off time. So, when you attend you’ll see both fast runners and casual walkers – which makes for one of the most fun Honolulu Events for those who simply want to get outside and enjoy the beautiful Honolulu scenery.
Wondering What to do in Honolulu this month? Whether you’re an avid runner or someone who just loves the outdoors and beautiful sights, consider participating in the exciting Honolulu Marathon near Ambassador Hotel – A top choice among Honolulu Accommodations – or just attending the Marathon to cheer on the runners.
Why you should attend the Honolulu Marathon:
The 2014 Honolulu Marathon takes place on December 14th, and it starts on Ala Moana Boulevard, at Ala Moana Beach Park near Ambassador Hotel – A top choice among all Honolulu Accommodations. The Marathon finishes at beautiful Kapiolani Park near our Ambassador Hotel – A Honolulu Hotel, and covers 26 miles of stunning scenery that you’re sure to enjoy.
The Honolulu Marathon’s course includes spectacular ocean views along the world-famous Waikiki Beach, and the race route traverses past the Diamond Head and Koko Head volcanic craters. The terrain for this Marathon is level, except for short uphill grades around Diamond Head, providing a moderately challenging course and one that allows participants to simply have a great time on our lovely island of Oahu.
If you simply to want to watch what is one of the top Honolulu Events of the year, there will be many places along the race route for you offer support for racers – either mentally or perhaps by offering a piece of fruit or drink of water.
If you’re participating in the Honolulu Marathon:
If you’re interested in participating in the Honolulu Marathon, there may still be time for you to register for the race and enjoy this fun Honolulu Event. After the Marathon, an Awards Ceremony will be held at 1 p.m. at the Kapiolani Park Bandstand. Awards will be presented to the first 3 men and first 3 women, Kamaaina, and Wheelchair participants.
The Honolulu Marathon is always one of the most popular Honolulu Events to take place during the year our Honolulu Accommodations, so consider attending and participating in this fun Honolulu Event in whatever way calls to you. It’s the perfect answer this month to the question What to do in Honolulu.
Location and contact information for the Honolulu Marathon:
The Honolulu Marathon takes place at Ala Moana Beach Park | 1201 Ala Moana Boulevard, Honolulu, HI 96814. Tel: 808.768.4611.