Marine Corps Community Services
Kimm Marie Teruya
Phone: (808) 628-1681
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SPLASH & DASH BIATHLON, OCTOBER 20
MARINE CORPS BASE HAWAII (MCB HAWAII), KANEOHE, HI – SEPTEMBER 24, 2012 - Marine Corps Community Services (MCCS) Semper Fit program presents the second to the last race of 2012, the Splash & Dash Biathlon, on Saturday, October 20 at 7:00 a.m. at the Hangar 103 Helipad, KBay. This Commanding Officer’s Fitness Series race is open to the public.
The Splash & Dash Biathlon starts off with a refreshing 500-meter swim in beautiful Kaneohe Bay and finishes with a scenic 5K that begins and ends at the Hangar 103 pad. Entry costs are $25 per individual entry or $40 for relay teams. Late fees begin on Saturday, October 13, so be sure to register early.
Online registration is available until Tuesday, October 16 at 4:00 p.m. Registration will also be accepted at the K-Bay Semper Fit Center or onsite on race day. Race categories include individual active duty, individual civilian, 2-person relay active duty and 2-person relay civilian.
Awards will be given to the top three finishers in each individual age category and to the top three relay teams. Packet pick-up is on Thursday, October 18 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the K-Bay front gate, and on Friday, October 19 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the K-Bay Semper Fit Center.
For more information, please contact Semper Fit at 254-7590.
About Marine Corps Community Services (MCCS)
MCCS supports Marine Corps readiness and retention by providing quality goods and services in garrison and deployed environments. The goal is to be the premier provider of quality of life services and products to the military community of MCB Hawaii including Kaneohe Bay, Camp Smith, and Manana Housing. MCCS consists of Business Operations, Food & Hospitality, Semper Fit, Retail, Marine & Family Programs, Finance and Support Divisions. Programs are offered to active duty military personnel, retirees, reservists, family members, and DoD civilian employees.
About Semper Fit
MCCS Semper Fit encompasses all Marine Corps Base Hawaii’s sports and fitness programs including Semper Fit Centers, Health Promotions, Aquatics, Athletics (Intramural and Varsity Sports) and the Single Marine & Sailor Program.