Media Guide

2015 Media Guide – Click Link to access .pdf 2015 Honolulu Marathon Media Guide-Dec12

Media Accreditation

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Media Center

Press and Media Covering the Honolulu Marathon?  Find all you need to know here. The 42nd Honolulu Marathon  will start at 5am on December 13, 2014. Contact the media office for high res use of any images or video.   Sign up for media accreditation below and collect any press credentials at the Hawaii Convention Center, room…

Peoples

RUNNERS CATCH MARATHON FEVER REFLECTING ON FIRST HONOLULU MARATHON EXPERIENCE

    By Chris Lotsbom, @ChrisLotsbom(c) 2015 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved HONOLULU (10-Dec) — Over 30,000 athletes have signed up for Sunday’s 43rd Honolulu which begins with a spectacular fireworks show over Ala Moana Beach Park here.  Among the crowd gathered, roughly 37-percent of runners will be racing the marathon distance for the…

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OLYMPIAN ZHANG YINGYING HELPS FOSTER BOND BETWEEN HONOLULU MARATHON AND CHINA

By Chris Lotsbom, @ChrisLotsbom(c) 2015 Race Results Weekly, all rights reservedHONOLULU (09-Dec) — In its 42-year history, no athlete from China has ever won the Honolulu Marathon. That streak could very well come to an end here on Sunday, as Zhang Yingying takes the starting line for the first time on American soil. Hoping to…

Safety Briefing

CITY, RACE OFFICIALS PREPARED TO KEEP HONOLULU MARATHON RUNNERS SAFE

By David Monti, @d9monti(c) 2015 Race Results Weekly, all rights reservedHONOLULU (07-Dec) — On Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day here, officials of both the Honolulu Marathon and the Honolulu city government told the local media that they were prepared to keep the over 25,000 runners set to run in next Sunday’s marathon and 10-K safe.“It’s something…

Elite athlete field

SECOND MARATHON TRY FOR CHEPKIRUI One of the world’s best road runners, Kenya’s Joyce Chepkirui, will make her second serious attempt at the marathon distance in Honolulu.  At the 2012 Virgin London Marathon, Chepkirui ran as a pacemaker through 20 miles, helping four women break 2:21.  She came back to London the following year, ran…

History

History & Statistics of the Honolulu Marathon        

Colleen N Frank Richards

Great support along the course…lots of water stations, plenty of water, cold sponges to cool off, and lots of cheering. The finish was well done. Showers to cool off immediately after crossing the finish line, support, and more water (this is before exiting the finish line area, which beyond that was more). Nicely done!!

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Finish Line News

The finish line of the marathon is in Kapiolani Park by the Queen Emma statue. See map of the Finish Area.   Crossing the line All Sports Community is the official photo service and they have photographers posted around the course taking pictures of you. Look up as you cross the line to get the…