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.
Runway Run 5K
Saturday, July 4 @ 0630, MCBH Flight Line, Hangar 104 Kaneohe Bay
Start your 4th of July holiday off with a scenic 5K run at the air field of Marine Corps Base Hawaii. Participants will have the rare opportunity to run on the runway in this family friendly event. The race will start and finish across from Hangar 104 and will consist of one lap around the runway, offering views of the Ko’olau Mountains and Kaneohe Bay. The race is open to the general public! Online registration closes Tuesday, 30 June at 11:59pm HST. Click here for more details and to register online.
Camp Smith Grueler 5K
Saturday, July 18 @ 8:00am, 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 Tuesday, 14 July 2015 at 11:59pm HST. Click here for complete details and to register online.
Keiki Tradewind Triathlon
Saturday, August 08 2015 @ 6:30 am, Hangar 101, Kaneohe Bay
This exciting children’s only triathlon will consist of 2 age divisions: 7 to 10 year olds will start with a 100-meter 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 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 Online registration closes Tuesday, 4 August 2015 at 11:59pm HST. Click here for complete details and to register online.
Sunday, August 09 2015 @ 6:30 am, Hangar 101, Kaneohe Bay
Come join the Marines and Sailors of MCBH for the Tradewind Triathon! Start your morning with a brisk 500 meter swim in beautiful Kaneohe Bay, followed by a fast paced 11 mile bike ride around the flightline of MCB Hawaii, finishing with a scenic 5K run that ends at Dewey Square. This race is open to the general public. Online registration closes Tuesday, 4 August 2015 at 11:59pm HST. Click here for complete details and to register online.
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.