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The Success of Maui-Born Sumo Wrestler Jesse Kuhaulua

Kuhaulua set records for longevity and made his mark as the first non-Japanese wrestler to reach the sumo rank of sekiwake.
2020.07.23 01:21 PM

O‘ahu in 2000: UH Football Coach June Jones Was Named Islander of the Year

He turned down a job with the NFL’s San Diego Chargers to head up a UH team.
2020.01.30 06:03 PM

The Hawai‘i Convention Center is About to Freeze Over for a First-Ever Skating Event

Get ready for some figure 808s with Olympic gold medalist Kristi Yamaguchi.
2019.11.27 06:30 PM

The Oldest Female Competitor Prepares for the 50th Annual Waikīkī Roughwater Swim

At 83, Lori Auhll has completed the race 20 times. She didn’t finish twice because, well, there’s a reason it’s called the Roughwater.
2019.08.26 03:41 PM

The 50th California-to-Hawai‘i Transpacific Yacht Race Sets Sail For Honolulu

The golden edition of the Transpacific Yacht Race brings a record number of racing yachts­—and yacht parties­—to Honolulu.
2019.07.11 10:26 AM

Paniolo Pandemonium: The Untold History of Hawai‘i’s Cowboys in “Aloha Rodeo”

Island rodeos give local heroes a chance to rope, wrassle and get bucked into the dirt. A new book and summer events honor the spirit of the three paniolo who took on the world’s best in 1908 and won.
2019.06.17 04:29 PM

O‘ahu in 1937: Hawai‘i’s Barefoot Football Season Opener Draws 15,000

This uniquely Hawai‘i adaptation of America’s rising pastime was played without pads and substituted slick ballhandling, shifty moves and multitalented stars in rolled-up dungarees.
2019.01.31 06:15 PM

Field Notes: These People Will Help You Complete Your First Honolulu Marathon

Field Notes explores Honolulu’s vast and varied scenes and subcultures. This month: Honolulu Marathon Clinic.
2018.12.05 06:23 PM

Field Notes: You Don’t Have to be Rich to Ride with The Honolulu Polo Club

Field Notes explores Honolulu’s vast and varied scenes and subcultures.
2018.11.14 02:46 PM

Teeing up Tech: The Ala Wai Driving Range is Due for an Upgrade

A public-private partnership aims to remake the old-school Ala Wai golf driving range into a slick sports/entertainment complex. Some neighbors are skeptical.
2018.09.04 04:49 PM

Quote Unquote: Mililani Quarterback McKenzie Milton is an East Coast MVP

Meet Mililani High football star McKenzie Milton, who gained nationwide attention as the quarterback for the undefeated University of Central Florida Knights.
2018.05.07 08:00 AM

Rock Climbing Meets Community Service at This on-the-Rise Local Nonprofit

Rock climbing and community service come together at The Arch Project Hawai‘i to form a nonprofit that can make you feel good, inside and out.
2018.02.06 03:07 PM