Kukini Sponsors

The support of our kukini or "swift runner" sponsors has made this special event possible. A heartfelt mahalo to these organizations and businesses for their support of UH Hilo!

Allstate logo

Big Island Running Co. logo


FHB logo


Hilo Bay Bodywork logo


MetroCare logo



Oceanic Time Warner Cable logo



Mahalo to our generous donors for their support of this community event!

Big Island Delights
Big Island Running Company

BioAstin / Spirulina Pacifica

Cronies Bar & Grill

Domino's Pizza

First Hawaiian Bank

Fred Leslie - Zumba Fitness

Healthy Habits Global

Hilo Bay Bodywork

KTA Superstores

Lucy's Taqueria

Mermade Spa

Metrocare Hawaii-Plus

Oceanic Time Warner Cable

Pepsi Co.

Sports Authority


Tommy Hanohano - Line Dancing

Tram's Dayspa



We also appreciate the participation of our community health and fitness vendors and organizations:


Allstate Insurance

Big Island Academy of Massage

Community First

Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy

Healthy Habits Global

Hilo Bay Bodywork

Hoonanea Massage

Metrocare Hawaii-Plus

Miura's Party Things - Sweet Tooth Cravings

Oceanic Time Warner Cable

Ohana Heroes Project

Origami Owl Jewelry

UH Hilo Alumni & Friends

UH Hilo Biology Club

UH Hilo Robotics Club

Yoga Centered

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UH Hilo campus aerial photo

UH Hilo's Holiday Lava Run is for EVERYONE!

Saturday, December 6, 2014
UH Hilo Campus Center Plaza
6:30am - Registration
8:00am - 5K Run/Walk

UH Hilo Alumni and Friends Association in partnership with the Student Athlete Advisory Council, proudly presents its first inaugural UH Hilo Holiday Lava Run!

Explore the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo campus in a festive 5K Run/Walk! Enjoy the fellowship of UH Hilo students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members as they all join together in the spirit of goodwill...open to all ages, from keiki to kupuna!

Registration is at 6:30am with fun group warm-up exercises at the Campus Center Plaza until the run starts at 8:00am. The race begins right by the plaza, extends northwest of it, and finishes at the Campus Center Plaza, with health and fitness vendors, music and snacks. There will also be a family-friendly Holiday Costume Contest, so come festively dressed!

The registration fee is $25, and includes an exclusive limited edition race shirt, snacks, drinks and healthy fun for all ages! Children 10 and under are free. Teams must have a minimum of four participants.

Download a registration form in the menu above and send your form and payment to UH Hilo Marketing & Alumni Office, 200 W. Kawili St., Hilo, HI 96720, or drop it off in-person at 1437 Kilauea Ave., Suite 202 before Oct. 6, and on campus at College Hall A, Bldg. 345A from Oct. 6 on. Checks are payable to: UHF/UHH Alumni & Friends Association. Do not mail after December 1. You can also register online at: https://register.chronotrack.com/reg/form?eventID=9581 (additional $2.69 fee applies).

For more information, call the Marketing & Alumni Office at 808-932-7672.

Come run or walk, exercise and have fun, while getting to know our growing campus! Proceeds will also benefit students affected by the lava flow, UH Hilo Alumni & Friends Association events and the Student Athlete Advisory Council.

We look forward to seeing you on Saturday, December 6! MAHALO for your support of UH Hilo!




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