Throughout the year, 13 races come together to make up the Commanding Officer’s Semper Fit Series. Run along the shoreline of the Pacific Ocean, up mountainous terrain, and even through swampy waters, the challenge is always new and exciting. Run one or run them all, it’s something you’ll never forget! The Commanding Officer’s Series is open to the public.
Click here to see the Race Results of previous races.
Runway Run 5K
6:30 am Tuesday, July 4, MCBH Flight Line, Hangar 104
Start your 4th of July off with a BANG!!! Come join us for this one of a kind, scenic 5K run on the Runway of Marine Corps Base Hawaii. This family friendly event will start and finish between Hangars 104 and 105 and will consist of one lap around the runway, offering amazing views of the Ko’olau Mountains and Kaneohe Bay. The race is open to the general public! Online registration closes on Tuesday, June 27 at 11:59 pm. All civilians (Non-DoD) must register 10 days prior to the race. Click here for complete information and to register for this race.
Camp Smith Grueler 5K
7:00 am Saturday, July 22, Bordelon Field • Camp H.M. Smith Aiea
Come join the Marines at Camp H.M. Smith for a challenging, scenic 5K. The course will start and finish at Bordelon Field, overlooking a scenic view of Pearl Harbor and incorporating a grueling partial trail run. This event is open to the general public. Online registration closes on Tuesday, July 18 at 11:00 pm. All civilians (Non-DoD) must register 10 days prior to the race. Click here for complete information and to register for this race.
Keiki Tradewind Triathlon
6:30 am Saturday, August 26, MCBH Hangar 101
This exciting children’s only triathlon will consist of 2 age divisions: 7 to 10 year olds will start with a 100-meter open water swim, followed by a 3-mile bike ride and finish with a 0.8 mile run. 11-14 year olds will start with a 200-meter open water swim, followed by a 6-mile bike ride and finish with a 1.2 mile run, ending at Hangar 101. This race is open to the general public. All civilians (Non-DoD) must register 10 days prior to the race. Click here for complete information and to register for this race.
6:30 am Sunday, August 27, MCBH Hangar 101
Come join the Marines and Sailors of MCBH for the Tradewind Triathon! Start your morning with a brisk 500 meter open water swim in beautiful Kaneohe Bay, followed by a fast paced 11 mile bike ride, finishing with a scenic 5K run that ends at Dewey Square. This race is open to the general public. All civilians (Non-DoD) must register 10 days prior to the race. Click here for complete information and to register for this race.
Do you have what it takes to win the Hawaii Armed Forces Joint Race Series? Schofield Barracks, Marine Corps Base, Kaneohe Bay and Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam join forces to create two separate 3-race running series in 2017!
- King of the Hill 5K at MCBH, January 21
- Kolekole 10K at Schofield Barracks, March 11
- Ford Island Bridge Run 10K at JBPHH, April 1
- ARMY 10 Miler at Schofield, July 15
- Hickam Half Marathon at JBPHH, August 19
- Sunset Flightline 5K at MCBH, September 22 (this is a Friday evening race)
The TOP THREE MEN AND WOMEN to complete ALL 3 races in a series with the fastest times will be awarded the Fitness Series medal! Medals will also be awarded by Age Group, to the TOP man and woman who complete ALL 3 races with the fastest time. There are two separate series during 2017. Awards will be given out at the end of each 3-race series.
All DOD ID card holders and sponsored guest are eligible to enter.
MUST HAVE VALID DOD ID CARD TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR THE SERIES AWARDS. (AD/FM/RET/RES/DOD)
Click here for complete information about the Joint Race Series.
Base Rules: Participants may need to register vehicles at the MCBH Front Gate (H3 entrance). Drivers may be required to present Driver’s License, vehicle registration, safety check and proof of insurance. Please obey all posted speed limits, and follow guidance. Driving Instructions: Enter MCB Hawaii through the H3 Front Gate. Follow special event signs which will direct you to event location and parking.