The 8.15-mile relatively flat course starts at Aloha Tower in downtown Honolulu, winds its way along the historic harbor, down Nimitz Highway, Kamehameha Highway and on to Aloha Stadium. Aid stations are at miles 2, 3, 5, and 7 and at the finish, with restrooms at the end of every aid station. Entertainment along the entire course!
Note: No heelies, roller skates, in-line skates, bikes, scooters, skateboards, animals (except service dogs), cars or unregistered runners allowed on race course or through finish line at Aloha Stadium.
To be officially entered, your entry form must be complete and received with full payment by the deadline (January 25, 2013). One form per person.
ONLY finishers receive a Finisher T-shirt. Size selection is final. If no size is selected on the entry form, the default size is an Adult Large. There are no refunds or other substitute t-shirts, if you, for whatever reason, are unable to complete the race. Finisher t-shirts are not awarded to stroller baby participants. You will receive your Finisher's T-shirt at the Aloha Stadium Finish Line.
Your entry donation includes eligibility for awards and random-draw prizes at the Stadium Party, Finisher's -shirt, FREE bus to or from the start line, FREE entry into the Sports, Health & Fitness Expo, post-race refreshments and stadium entertainment. Some exclusions apply to stroller baby participants. Your entry donation is non-refundable and non-transferable; the GAR Charities appreciate your donation.
STROLLER BABY ENTRIES
Stroller baby entries must be postmarked no later than Jan 25, 2013. Online registration is open through Feb 8, 2013 11:59pm HST.
KEIKI & SENIOR ENTRIES
Keiki and senior entries postmarked by Dec 1, 2012 are eligible for FREE In Training T-shirt and Daily Planner, and online by Dec 2, 2012 11:59pm HST. Last mail in entries must be postmarked by Jan 25, 2013, online registration closes Feb 8, 2013, 11:59pm HST.
Group entries must be postmarked by Dec 1, 2012 and online by Dec 2, 2012 11:59pm HST, to be eligible for the FREE In Training T-shirt and Daily Planner.
Register early and save! Entry donation for an individual increases incrementally the later you register.
Register by the Early Entry Deadline (Dec. 1, 2012 for mail in entries, Dec. 2, 2012 11:59 PM HST for online registration) and receive a special limited-edition In Training t-shirt and daily planner for FREE! Shirts available in adult sizes S, M, L, XL and XXL only; size not guaranteed. Sorry, no youth sizes.
If you have elected to pick up your FREE In Training t-shirt & daily planner, please expect a postcard mailed to you the third week of December with pick up information. If you have paid a mailing fee for the In Training t-shirt & daily planner, please expect those items at the beginning of January. The postcard must be presented for t-shirt and planner pick-up at the Running Room! There are no rain-checks for those participants who miss the Jan. 31, 2013 pick-up deadline. Stroller baby participants are not eligible for this promotion.
• $8 In Training T-shirt & Planner Mailing Charge if entering by Dec 1, 2012.
• $20 Optional Dri-Tech In Training T-shirt. Order online or use official entry form. All orders will be fulfilled by mail. U.S. addresses only. Limited quantity. First come, first served. Any remaining shirts will be available for purchase at the Kaiser Permanente GAR Sports, Health & Fitness Expo (GAR Store booth), Feb 15–17, 2013.
Race packet (running number, timing chip, pins and race instructions) pick-up and very late entry is held at the Ka GAR Sports, Health & Fitness Expo, Neal Blaisdell Center Exhibition Hall, Pikake Room, 777 Ward Avenue, Honolulu. Dates and times:
• Friday, Feb 15, 2013, 4 pm to 9 pm
• Saturday, Feb 16, 2013, 9 am to 7 pm
• Sunday, Feb 17, 2013, 9 am to 5 pm
All pre-registered participants will receive a postcard for free admittance to the Kaiser Permanente GAR Expo and free parking, subject to availability, at Blaisdell Center. No packet will be issued without a pre-race postcard or ID. If you have pre-registered for the race and do not receive a pre-race postcard, obtain a parking receipt from the Blaisdell parking booth attendant, then verify your registration at the GAR Information Booth (on main concourse) to gain Expo admittance and parking reimbursement instructions. Very late entry participants do not receive free admittance to the GAR Sports, Health & Fitness Expo or free parking at Blaisdell Center. U.S. mainland and international participants: Pre-race postcards are not mailed outside of Hawaii. Please pick up your entry card at the GAR Information Booth before entering the Expo.
Prize Money Offered in 2013! Military runners must choose either Military or Open Division prior to race day.
Age Groups: Based on net time. Division medals will be mailed to the first 3 male and female age group winners in the following divisions: 5–9, 10–14, 15–19, 20–24, 25–29, 30–34, 35–39, 40–44, 45–49, 50–54, 55–59, 60–64, 65–69, 70–74, 75–79, 80–84, 85–89, 90 and over. Any child in a stroller is not eligible for age group awards.
As public workers, HGEA members perform vital services for the community every day. Many are also actively involved and respected in the community as volunteers who donate their time, energy and skills to improve everyone’s quality of life.
Mahalo to our Official Water Sponsor of the Kaiser Permanente Great Aloha Run.