Some nine miles into the Dingle Marathon and I wanted to stop running.
OMAO — The 65th annual Labor Day Hare & Hound race is Saturday in Omao. And if it rains, watch out. The course can be treacherous.
In the six years I have run the Kauai Marathon and Half Marathon, I have found a lot of reasons to love this event. There are been many highlights, and low-lights, too, but as race day closes in on Sunday, here’s 10 reasons, and a few more, that make this one of the best runs in the country.
LIHUE — Fifty-two marathons in 52 weeks. For Julie Weiss, been there, done that.
“Soul Surfer” is a terrific film. Compelling story, wonderful scenes, outstanding cast. It wasn’t a huge box-office smash when it came out in 2011, but it should have been. From the opening scenes of the Hamilton family and a young Bethany Hamilton to the closing scenes where we see a collage of scenes of Hamilton surfing, this film tells a story that some might find too good to be true, but it is.