Honolulu Ekiden Team Relay Marathon

(Hawaii News Now) - The first annual "Honolulu Ekiden & Music Festival 2013" -- a team relay-style marathon that aims to promote tourism and foster a cultural understanding between Hawaii and Japan -- will be held on May 12. The 26-mile race will start and end at Kapiolani Park and features six segments. Honolulu Ekiden Foundation's Shirley Kobayashi spoke with Steve Uyehara to explain how the race works.

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