October Events - Ironman Triathlon and Outrigger Canoe Race

Excerpt from www.hawaiimagazine.com Two of Hawaii’s most-enduring homegrown sports events happen this weekend: The Ironman World Triathlon Championship on Saturday, Oct. 9, and the Molokai Hoe Molokai-to-Oahu outrigger canoe race on Sunday, Oct. 10. If you’re on the right islands this weekend, you could watch at least one of them in-person. … [Read more...]

Question: Hotel during Ironman Triathlon

Below is an email question we received from one of our readers:My husband is competing in the Kona Ironman, Oct 10th. I need a local's advice on where to stay that is family oriented. We have two kids (5 & 6 yrs). I'll be by myself most of the time while my husband is focusing on the race. We'll be in Kona Oct 3-11th. ------------------Answer: … [Read more...]

Winter Weather in Kailua-Kona

The following was a question emailed to us:We are looking forward to the Kailua-Kona area. We have never been in early December or the middle of January. Just wondering what the weather would be at that time.Thank You,Ron & Miriam--------------------------Answer:Ron and Miriam, your winter weather (Dec and Jan) is mild and still extremely … [Read more...]