What is the Hawaii Running Project? An ambitious one-of-a-kind project that will aggressively try to solve many of Hawai’i’s health and social problems.
- Run, Fitness, and Nutrition
- Weekly runs
- Annual events and races
Mission Statement: To improve the overall health in the State of Hawai’i and reduce obesity of its residents by creating running programs that are available to everyone in Hawai’i.
Implement a variety of community service running programs to meet the health and wellness needs of all including:
- Run clubs in communities and schools
- Public events and races
- Corporate running programs
- Programs designed specifically for the overweight and obese, homeless, alcohol and substance abusers, kids, women, physically challenged, single parents, ex-offenders, and even the typical overworked two-income family.
The main objective of the Advisory Committee will be to give direction to the Hawaii Running Project by voicing the opinion of the community. Determine the need for projects and help establish priority.
Committee members include:
Chet “the Jet” Blanton – Team Jet Hawaii
Toshi Nomura – Phiten Hawaii
Arlene Emerson – Valley Isle Road Runners
Les Wright -Maui Oceanfront Marathon
Matt Holton – Maui Runner
Cristina Pineda – Maui Runner
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