Last weekend , the Special Olympic summer games hit lower campus in Manoa
Among the over 800 athletes participating, was a young woman who is one in a million: Raine Jade Thompson. The daughter of successful MMA promoter T. Jay Thompson, is now promoting perseverance.
She is the subject of this week's edition of the 76 Premium Profile.
The first runner to cross the finish line of the 2013 Honolulu Marathon was Gilbert Chepkwony who finished in 2:18:47.
Dry weather conditions made for a great day as thousands of runners participated in the 41st Annual Honolulu Marathon. Those who ran inspired others to participate next year-- while those who cheered from the sidelines helped motivate them to keep running.
Airline officials say due to the wintry weather several flights to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport and from there Sunday were cancelled.