K-Bay offers runners scenery

| June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
Marine Corps Base Hawaii's Surf & Turf 5K race takes runners across a portion of Kaneohe Klipper ­­Golf Course and along Pyramid and North Beach. (Photos courtesy Marine Corps Base Hawaii)

Marine Corps Base Hawaii’s Surf & Turf 5K race takes runners across a portion of Kaneohe Klipper ­­Golf Course and along Pyramid and North Beach. (Photos courtesy Marine Corps Base Hawaii)

Marine Corps
Community Services
News Release
MARINE CORPS BASE HAWAII, Kaneohe Bay — Splash into summer with the Marines at the Surf & Turf 5K run happening at 6:30 a.m., Saturday, June 20, here.

Open to the public, the 5K race, starts and finishes across from the Officers Club and features a beautiful morning run across a portion of the Kaneohe Klipper Golf Course and along Pyramid and North Beach.

Runners taking part in the race will enjoy great views of the Ko’olau Mountains and Kaneohe Bay as a backdrop.

Online registration is available until 11:59 p.m., Tuesday, June 16. Entry is $25, per runner, with a late fee of $10 per person for all registrations received after Friday, June 12.

The June 20 Surf & Turf 5K run offers a Kaneohe Bay coastline experience.

The June 20 Surf & Turf 5K run offers a Kaneohe Bay coastline experience.

Runners registering after June 16 must do so at the MCBH Semper Fit Center, and will not be guaranteed a race T-shirt. On-site registration on the morning of the race will be $35.

Winners will be awarded in 10 age divisions. The top three male and female finishers from each age division will be recognized. The categories range from 14 years and under to 55 years and above. Awards will also be given to the top three male and female finishers of the overall race.

Race packets for civilians will contain special event passes for race day and will be available for pick-up Thursday, June 18, at the MCBH main gate pass house parking lot between 12 p.m.- 5 p.m.

Military members can pick up their race packets Thursday, June 18, at the front gate or Friday, June 19, at the Semper Fit Center, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Packets will also be available for pick-up the day of the race at the Officers Club.

This family-friendly event is part of the Commanding Officer’s Semper Fit Race Series and provides runners across the island an opportunity to mingle and compete with Hawaii’s Marines and Sailors.

Point of Contact
For more information, contact the Semper Fit Varsity Sports coordinator at (808) 254-7590.

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