Taape for Tiara
  Michael Stark




Shuttle Bus Schedule

Sunday, January 25, 2009

Marathon start time is 5:45 a.m. near Wailea Overflow Parking Lot

20 Miler, 5:45 a.m. start at H. I. Humpback Whale Foundation, 726 S. Kihei Rd

Half Marathon at 6:45 a.m. at Kamehameha Iki Park 525 Front Street, Lahaina

5K start time is 7:15 a.m. Cut Mountain, 8/10 mile, south from Launiupoko Park





4:05 a.m.

Whalers Village

Marathon departure only.  Full buses go to Wailea start line, partial buses stop at Prison Street to fill. NO 20 Milers. They  will only depart at Prison Street.

4:20 a.m.

Prison Street Parking Lot

Marathon & 20 Milers. 20 Milers only, Ride 1st Bus. To Wailea Overflow Parking area start line with maybe a stop at 726 S. Kihei Rd. to drop off runners for the 20 Mile event. 

5 a.m.

HI Islands National Humpback Whale Sanctuary

After 20 Miler stop proceed up Kulanihakoi St to Hwy 31 and onward to Wailea. Race starts at 5:45 AM

5:10 a.m.

Wailea Start Line

Come down Wailea Iki Drive off of Hwy 31. Take First left onto Kalai Waa Dr. and go around the parking lot and drop off marathoners at downhill side of Wailea overflow parking lot on Wailea Ekolu Place

5: 10 a.m.

Wailea Start Line

Depart Wailea Iki Drive with Half Marathoners & 5K runners by going back up to Hwy 31 and heading to Lahaina. Any empty buses go to Whalers Village for pick up.

6:10 a.m.

Kamehameha Iki Park Half Marathon Start line

After unloading  Bus ‘proceed directly to Whalers Village and pick up any runners there and bring them back to Kamehameha Iki Park.

6:35 a.m.

Kamehameha Iki Park Half Marathon Start line

Load 5K runners take them south 3 miles to 5K starting line which is about a mile south of Launiupoko State Park


There is no post race event shuttle bus service.

But there is local public bus service for a $1 or $2 per ride.
The Bus leaves hourly on the half hour by the  Wharf Cinema across from the Banyan Tree Park just north of the finish line  back to near the start line at Wailea .
The stop is across the street from the Shops of Wailea.   (After a bus change at Maalaea Harbor)




The Maui Oceanfront Marathon is community event benefiting local school teams, clubs,
and Maui non profit groups that help put on the Marathon.  

The Maui Oceanfront Marathon Course:
The start is just below the Wailea special event parking area on Wailea Iki Road.
The course travels down Wailea Iki Rd to Wailea Alanui Drive (Shops at Wailea and Marriott Hotel)
and then onto  South Kihei Rd at mile 1,
through oceanfront Kihei Town with a left turn onto  Highway 30 at the 11 mile mark at Ma'alaea Bay
and continues oceanfront all the way to Front Street at the South end of Old Lahaina Town.
The last mile is through oceanfront residential and ends at oceanfront Kamehameha Iki Park adjacent to 505 Front Street.
All of the course is on asphalt and the shoulder of the road. The shoulder is mostly between 4 and 6' wide.
The course has many scenic pull outs and public beaches  for family and friends to park, picnic and support your run.

A great course to qualify for Boston.
The course was measured and certified November 15, 2008 by Ron Pate.
Certification Number is USA-2009-001-BDC