Commanding Officer’s Fitness Series

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.

2017 Races

Hawaii Marines’ Virtual Marathon

Saturday, February 4 – Saturday, February 25
Virtual Run (Complete on your own time and your own clime) Virtual Run Complete in the city of your choice.

2017virtracemedalHow Does the Hawaii Marines’ Virtual Marathon Work?
Help to support quality of life programs for Marines, Sailors and their families in Hawaii with the Hawaii Marines’ Virtual Marathon! Run, walk or bike 26.2 cumulative miles between February 4th-25th and receive your package with aloha from Hawaii containing a race t-shirt and customized medal.

The Honor System
You will complete your marathon on your own time at the location of your choosing. Throughout the duration of the race, we will send you updates and lots of aloha from us here in Hawaii! We encourage all participants to send us participation photos throughout the three-weeks to be included in our updates! Send your photos or updates to


BOAR LogoBellows Outdoor Adventure Race (B.O.A.R.)

8:00am Saturday, March 4, Marine Corps Training Area Bellows (MCTAB), 220 Tinker Road (Follow special event signs in Waimanalo)

On Saturday, March 4, 2017 just steps away from the beautiful crystal clear waters of Bellows Beach, the MARINE CORPS TRAINING AREA BELLOWS (MCTAB) will combine endurance with excitement while hosting the BELLOWS OUTDOOR ADVENTURE RACE a.k.a THE B.O.A.R. This adventurous event will take your racing skills to the next level! The run course is 3.1 miles in distance with 5 “circuit stations” throughout to test your strength and endurance. Circuit stations will include ammo can squats, sand-bag carry, push-ups, tire flip and wire crawl. Compete as an individual or as a 4-person team. The race is open to the public. Awards will be presented to the top three finishers in specific age categories, male and female PLUS the top three teams, male, female and mixed. Who knows, you might get a sneak peek of a boar or two. Come join the fun!! Online registration closes Tuesday, Feb. 28. All civilians (Non-DoD) must register 10 days prior to the race. Click here for more info and to register online.


Keiki Koa Kai Sprint Tri

6:30am Saturday, April 29, MCBH Base Pool

The 7-10 age division race will start at 6:30 and the 11-14 age division race will start at 7:30.

Are you looking for a fun and challenging children’s only Triathlon? If so, come join MCCS and Headquarters Battalion in our 3rd annual Keiki Koa Kai Tri. This sprint triathlon will consist of 2 age divisions: 7 to 10 year olds and 11-14 year olds. The Keiki Koa Kai Triathlon will start at the Base Pool for the swim portion, and transition to the bike ride throughout the beautiful and scenic Marine Corps Base Hawaii, finishing with the run. This race is open to the general public. Online registration will close on Tuesday, April 25 at 11:59pm HST. All civilians (Non-DoD) must register 10 days prior to the race. Click here for complete information and to register.

7-10 Yr Olds- Start time is 6:30
Swim: 50 Meters – Bike: 2 Miles – Run: .8 Miles

11-14 yr Olds- Start time is 7:30
Swim:  200 Meters – Bike:  3.2 Miles – Run:  1.2 Miles


Koa Kai Sprint Triathlon

6:30am Sunday, April 30, Hangar 103 • MCBH Flight Line

Come join the Marines and Sailors of MCBH for the first triathlon of the year! Start your morning with a brisk 500 meter swim in beautiful Kaneohe Bay, followed by a fast paced 11.1 mile bike ride around the flightline of MCB Hawaii, finishing with a scenic 5K that ends at Hangar 103. This race is open to the general public. Online registration will close on Tuesday, April 25 at 11:59pm HST. All civilians (Non-DoD) must register 10 days prior to the race. Click here for complete information and to register.


jointraceserieslogoJoint Race Series

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!

First Series:

  • 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

Second Series:

  • ARMY 10 Miler at Schofield, July 15
  • Hickam Half Marathon at JBPHH, August 19
  • Sunset Flightline 5K at MCBH, September 15 (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.
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.

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