Hawaiian Island Challenges

Building from the success of our Big Island Challenge, which left many runners wanting more, we will soon offer four additional virtual road race challenges – each showcasing the uniqueness of our islands. In addition to the same prize opportunities as the Big Island Challenge, runners will soon have the opportunity to compete in the ultimate Hawaiian Island Challenge Run: Complete all five virtual road race courses — representing over 700 miles of scenic coastal roadways — and receive a Super medal!

The Big Island Challenge

This is a virtual run around the the Big Island, an 8-week event wherein contestants compete independently to log 220 running miles — the same distance as our virtual coastal course around the Big Island!

For those wishing to take on a smaller challenge, consider competing in our other 8-week virtual runs:

  • our 110-mile Hilo-to-Kona virtual run,
  • our 10K virtual run, or
  • our 5K virtual run!

The following applies for all Big Island Challenge virtual events:

  • All finishers will get a Big Island Challenge t-shirt and finisher’s medal.
  • Registration will start on June 7th and end on August 2nd.
  • Virtual events will start on August 2nd and run through September 27th.
  • T-shirts and medals will be mailed out after September 27th.
  • Entry fee for the 220 mile run is $50.00.
  • Entry fee for the 110 mile run is $40.00.
  • Entry fee for the 10K run is $35.00.
  • Entry fee for the 5K run is $30.00.
  • Additional processing fees are applied for online registration and for registrants outside the United States of America. See registration page for complete details.

Are you up for the Big Island Challenge? Sign up today!

The Maui Challenge

This is a virtual run around the the Island of Maui, a 15-week, 160-mile running challenge — the same distance as our virtual coastal course around the Valley Isle!

  • All finishers will get a Maui Challenge t-shirt and finisher’s medal.
  • Registration will start on July 26th and end on October 4th.
  • Virtual event will start on July 26th and run through November 8th.
  • T-shirts and medals will be mailed out after November 9th.
  • Entry fee for The Maui Challenge is $50.00.
  • Additional processing fees are applied for online registration and for registrants outside the United States of America. See race info page for complete details.

Are you up for the Maui Challenge? Register now!

The Molokai Challenges

This virtual run through the islands of Molokai, Lanai, and Kahoolawe is a 175-mile running challenge. Share your favorite memories and images of The Friendly, Pineapple, or Target Isles with us while you track your progress throughout this 11-week event.

  • All finishers will get a Molokai Challenges t-shirt and finisher’s medal.
  • Registration will start on September 27th and end on November 15th.
  • Virtual event will start on September 27th and run through December 13th.
  • T-shirts and medals will be mailed out after December 14th.
  • Entry fee for The Molokai Challenges is $50.00.
  • Additional processing fees are applied for online registration and for registrants outside the United States of America. See race info page for complete details.

Are you up for the Molokai Challenges? Sign up today!

The Oahu Challenge

Our 11-week virtual run around Oahu takes you through some of the most popular and and historical attractions found on The Gathering Place. Track your path along this 142-mile course and share the sights with friends using street view!

  • All finishers will get an Oahu Challenge t-shirt and finisher’s medal.
  • Registration will start on November 8th and end on December 20th.
  • Virtual event will start on November 8th and run through January 24th.
  • T-shirts and medals will be mailed out after January 25th.
  • Entry fee for The Oahu Challenge is $50.00.
  • Additional processing fees are applied for online registration and for registrants outside the United States of America. See race info page for complete details.

Are you up for the Oahu Challenge? Register now!

The Kauai Challenge

Our 149-mile virtual run around Kauai also makes a normally-impossible trek through the Forbidden Isle of Niihau! During the 11-week event, we invite you to explore the amazing satellite imagery of these islands online and share your favorite spots with us!

  • All finishers will get a Kauai Challenge t-shirt and finisher’s medal.
  • Registration will start on December 13th and end on January 31st.
  • Virtual event will start on December 13th and run through March 7th.
  • T-shirts and medals will be mailed out after March 8th.
  • Entry fee for The Kauai Challenge is $50.00.
  • Additional processing fees are applied for online registration and for registrants outside the United States of America. See race info page for complete details.

Are you up for the Kauai Challenge? Sign up!