Hilo Bay 5K Run/Walk * Saturday, July 4, 2015
7:00 a.m. * Liliuokalani Gardens * Hilo, Hawaii

5th Annual 500 Strong 2015

Honoring your special veteran!

Our 4th of July "A Salute to Our Veterans" Hilo Bay 5K is right around the corner! This year's event honors your special veteran. Please let us know on your registration which special veteran you wish to honor. A special tribute will be made to all veterans honored.

This year we honor these very special veterans:

  • Lance Corporal Hayward Kimo Hamili Peleiholani
  • Alexandar Alika Robinson
  • Archie Hapai III
  • Arthur Bass
  • Brothers: Robert, Jack, Clyde, Edison, Donald
  • Carlos Santos, USAF
  • Christopher Klepps
  • Cleve Speer
  • Colonel Colleen F. Blailes, Ret. & USMC Sgt Jason E. Carella
  • Diana Marie Rynders
  • Don Culbert
  • Don Culburt
  • Donald Crowson
  • Edward Bumatay
  • Ernest Wright, Silver Star, WWII
  • Fred M, Robinson, USN Retired
  • George Brennan
  • George Kelly
  • Gerod Victorine
  • Harold Sobania
  • Harvey Olchin
  • James Denver Rynders
  • Joe Petrizzo
  • Joseph Petrizzo
  • Joseph S. Zalenski, Sr.
  • Kini Aki
  • Kwanichi Yuda
  • LCpl Christopher L Camero, USMC, KIA in Afghanistan
  • Les King
  • Lt. Cmdr George E. VanGoethem, USNR
  • LTC Dan Madeira, RVN
  • Michael Mangini
  • Mrs. Ardis Dennis
  • Myron Alexandar Nachbar
  • Nick Vares
  • Price Brothers WWII
  • Randy Joseph Medeiros
  • Richard Boom
  • Richard Escobedo
  • Rick Kama
  • Roy Vahlin
  • Sherry Kloda
  • Tamo Muranaka
  • Tom Dubczak
  • Wallace Sekiya
  • Your donation of $25 includes a T-shirt, bag, bib, a chance to win one of 128 prizes and have lots of fun. Proceeds will go to the building fund to build our badly needed commercial kitchen.

    Please join VFW Post 3830 on Saturday, July 4th at 7:00 a.m. at Liliuokalani Gardens in Hilo for "A Salute to Our Veterans" Hilo Bay 5K Run/Walk with prizes for age groups for both runners and walkers and special prizes for Fastest Male and Female, Most Patriotically Dressed, Best Decorated Wheelchair, Largest Group, Youngest/Oldest, and From Farthest Away.

    Be a part of TEAM 500 -- We need YOU!


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    A special thank you to our sponsor Big Island Roadrunners!