The first Peaman Biathlon of the year

Peaman's Sprint Biathlon was held on Feb. 26 at Kaiakeakua Beach and consisted of a 1/2-mile swim and a 3.1-mile run. (Kawika Singson/Everything Hawaii)

Participants gather around Peaman for the post-race raffle drawing. (Kawika Singson/Everything Hawaii)

In a bit of catchup news, the first Peaman Sprint Biathlon of the year was held on Feb. 26, attracting nearly 100 peaticipants to Kaiakeakua Beach for the 1/2-mile swim and 3.1-mile run. With most of the stormy weather from the previous day gone, participants were greeted with tranquil waters and sunny skies.