Field loaded for OC1Kaiwi Channel race
Danny Ching, Jimmy Austin, Manny Kulukulualani and Kai Bartlett — last year’s top four finishers — headline the field for Sunday’s Steinlager Kaiwi Channel Solo OC1 World Championship.
Also entered among the 80 paddlers is defending women’s champion Lauren Bartlett. The 32-mile race begins at Kaluakoi, Molokai, at 8 a.m. and finishes at Koko Marina in Hawaii Kai.
Last year, Ching edged Austin by 32 seconds, finishing in 3 hours, 38 minutes and 51 seconds.
Kalaeloa Raceway Park holding two events
Kalaeloa Raceway Park is hosting two events this weekend at the track in Kapolei.
SCCA RallyCross, a course laid out on non-paved land delineated by traffic cones, is scheduled for tomorrow. Hawaii SCCA will assist first-time competitors with entering the appropriate class.
Sunday’s Sand Drag Race has divisions for cars, trucks, bikes, quads and unlimited class.
Both events run from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. For information, call Michael Kitchens, 782-7432.
On the web: kalaeloaracewaypark.com.
Lanikai Triathlon 10th anniversary Sunday
About 400 racers are scheduled to compete in Sunday’s 10th ANA Lanikai Triathlon, which starts and finishes at Kailua Beach Park.
The sold-out event is comprised of a 500-meter swim parallel to Kailua Beach, a 20-kilometer bike ride through Kailua to the Marine Corps Base Hawaii and return, and a 5-kilometer run around the Lanikai bike path loop.
Packet pickup is from noon to 6 p.m. today and from noon to 5 p.m. tomorrow at Boca Hawaii, 330 Cooke St.
On the web: bocahawaii.com.
Agena, Taylor conduct Pearl City hoops clinic
The inaugural Hui O Momilani basketball clinic, featuring Dennis Agena and former Punahou coach Mike Taylor, is scheduled for May 21 at the Pearl City High School gym.
The event also will include players from the University of Hawaii men’s and women’s basketball teams. The cost is $50. Session 1 is from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. for students in grades 1 to 3. Session 2 is from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. for students in grades 4 to 6.
For information, e-mail email@example.com.