RELEASE NUMBER 125/14
Photo credit: Honolulu Marathon Association
WAIKIKI, HONOLULU, HAWAII - Outrigger Resorts, a long-standing sponsor of local sporting events, is pleased to continue its official hotel sponsorship of the Honolulu Marathon. One of the world’s largest long distance running events, the 2014 Honolulu Marathon will take off on December 14 for the scenic 26.2-mile race that starts at Ala Moana Beach Park, taking runners through downtown, around Diamond Head and winding through Hawaii Kai before turning back toward the Kapiolani Park finish line.
“We are extremely proud to be the official hotel sponsor of this year’s Honolulu Marathon and support one of Hawaii’s most popular annual sporting events,” said Bitsy Kelley, vice president of corporate communications for Outrigger Enterprises Group. “Outrigger is committed to celebrating sports in Hawaii and providing participants great hotels at great rates.”
In addition to the big event, the race is preceded by a week of activities including a concert and luau on Dec. 12 at the Waikiki Shell. Perfect for carbo loading, the all-you-can-eat luau will feature Hawaiian music, a dance show and a special guest performer. For more information about the Honolulu Marathon, visit www.honolulumarathon.org.
As the official hotel sponsor, Outrigger is offering participants and spectators incredible rates starting at just $118 per night at OHANA Waikiki Malia hotel, conveniently located within walking distance to the race’s start and finish lines. For reservations, log on to www.outrigger.com/actionsports.