Runnin’ with Rani: The Dragon Race is a beast of nine climbs

Kailua-Kona's Winona Chen won the women's division with a total of 83 points. (Rani Henderson/Hawaii Sport Events)

Keauhou's Penn Henderson powers ahead of Sean Maynard and David Wild at Sunday's Dragon Race. Henderson won all nine climbs for a perfect score of 90 points, while Maynard took second (74) and David Wild took third (71). (Rani Henderson/Hawaii Sport Events)

Sunday marked the sixth year that Kym Kiser summoned Keauhou’s fiery beast from a yearlong hibernation, to unleash complete destruction on any cyclist-tempting fate by riding on its path.