Runnin’ with Rani: Keiki shine at Lavakids Aquathlon

Keiki dash out at Saturday’s LavaKids Aquathlon and Keiki Dash at the Hilton Waikoloa Village. (Rani Henderson/Hawaii Sport Events)

Former professional triathlete and four-time Lavaman Waikoloa Triathlon winner, Tim Marr. (Rani Henderson/Hawaii Sport Events)

Participants dive into the Lagoon during Saturday’s LavaKids Aquathlon. (Rani Henderson/Hawaii Sport Events)

Excitement filled the air as nearly 150 Keiki dipped and dashed at the 19th annual Lavakids Aquathlon and Keiki Dash held at the Hilton Waikoloa Village Resort on Saturday morning.