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2022

Date Day of Week Event Enter Online Enter PDF Results
2021 / 2022 Waikiki Swim Club Biathlon Series at Ala Moana Beach Park
Christmas Biathlon – Sat Dec. 4, 2021 | Magic Island Biathlon – Jan. 15, 2022 | Valentine's Biathlon – Feb. 13, 2022
5K Run & 1K Swim – Individuals or Teams
Biathlon Course
Dec 4 '21 Sat Christmas Biathlon overall age group teams
Feb 13 Sun Valentines Biathlon overall age group teams
Mar 5 Sat Magic Island Biathlon
overall age group teams
Apr 9 Sat Fin Swim at Ala Moana Beach Park
2K swim, Swim Fins optional
overall age group
May Kailua Popoia Swim No Popoia swim in 2022. Plan is to return in 2023.
May 28 Sat The Outrigger Canoe Club
Invitational Swim in Honor of Diane Stowell
overall age group
32nd Annual 2022 North Shore Swim Series
Four Race Series Spanning Oahu's Famous North Shore



North Shore Swim Series History
2022 NSSS Overall Series Results
Jun 18 Sat Summer Sprint (1 mile) overall age group
Jul 2 Sat Waimea Bay Swim (1.2 miles) overall age group
Jul 16 Sat Chun's to Waimea (1.6 miles) overall age group
Jul 30 Sat North Shore Challenge (2.3 miles) overall age group
Jul 30 Sat 13th Anniversary Hanalei Bay Swim Challenge results
Aug 27 Sun Duke's Waikiki Ocean Mile Swim (OceanFest) overall age group
Sep 3 Sat Maui Channel Relay website
Sep 5 Mon 51.2st Annual Waikiki Rough Water Swim results
Oct 1 Sat Thirty-Eighth Possibly Annual Hawaiian Looong Distance Invitational Rough-H20 Swim register online
Oct 9 Sun Guess Your Time Swim – 1 or 2 mile – WSC's Annual Charitable Benefit Fun Swim Active.com PDF Entry Form
Benefit for University of Hawaii Swimming & Diving
AND Join Us for Waikiki Swim Club's 50th Anniversary Celebration
2022 / 2023 Waikiki Swim Club Biathlon Series at Ala Moana Beach Park
Christmas Biathlon – Sat Dec. 3, 2022 | Magic Island Biathlon – Jan. 7, 2023 | Valentine's Biathlon – Feb. 12, 2023
5K Run & 1K Swim – Individuals or Teams





Biathlon Course
Dec 3 Sat Christmas Biathlon & 3-Race Series Active.com PDF Entry Form
Jan 7 '23 Sat Magic Island Biathlon
Active.com PDF Entry Form
Feb 12 '23 Sun Valentines Biathlon Active.com PDF Entry Form

Box Jellyfish Days


Box jellyfish arrive in Waikiki approximately 8-11 days after the full moon. In addition to Waikiki, the jellyfish may show up at Hanauma Bay, Waimea Bay and occasionally the Waianae Coast and Windward Coast (Kailua).
1st day of influx is usually on the 8th or 9th day after the full moon, lasting 2 or 3 days. Exact arrival timing and magnitude vary month to month.

Box Jellyfish Calendar

Check with lifeguards if you are unsure about ocean conditions or if you are concerned about jellyfish.



Hawaii Box Jellyfish Video (Alatina alata)

Video by WSC Member Pat Goding



Waikiki Swim Club Annual Awards

“The Humu Cup”



  • The Humu Cup is awarded to a WSC member, 18 or older (masters), who achieves the most points over course of the year.
  • The Junior Humu Cup is open to all junior swimmers (WSC membership not required), 17 and below, using the same criteria as masters.

2019 Humu Cup Awards

  • Adult Humu: Sandie Easton
  • Junior Humu: Skylar Webb
  • Female Swimmer of Year: Skylar Webb
  • Male Swimmer of Year: Alton Motobu
  • Spirit of Humu: Sharon Leng
  • Volunteer of the Year: Susan Schenck & Allan Six

2018 Humu Cup Awards

  • Adult Humu: Sandie Easton
  • Junior Humu: Skylar Webb
  • Female Swimmer of Year: Jeanine Nakakura
  • Male Swimmer of Year: Raynard Miura
  • Spirit of Humu: Bill Goding
  • Volunteer of the Year: Warren Duryea
  • Special Director's Award: Sui-Lan Ellsworth

2017 Humu Cup Awards

  • Adult Humu: Sandie Easton
  • Junior Humu: Taiyo Endo
  • Female Swimmer of Year: Kelly Quin
  • Male Swimmer of Year: Uli Klinke
  • Spirit of Humu: Gary Bignami

2016 Humu Cup Awards

  • Adult Humu: Denise Webb
  • Junior Humu: Taiyo Endo
  • Female Swimmer of Year: Sandie Easton
  • Male Swimmer of Year: Blake Johnson
  • Spirit of Humu: Vernon Knight

2015 Humu Cup Awards

  • Adult Humu: Denise Webb
  • Junior Humu: Cameron Lyon
  • Female Swimmer of Year: Nicole Hagi
  • Male Swimmer of Year: John Weikum
  • Spirit of Humu: Kathleen Quinn

2014 Humu Cup Awards

  • Adult Humu: Valisa Saunders
  • Junior Humu: Cameron Lyon
  • Female Swimmer of Year: Miki David
  • Male Swimmer of Year: Stefan Reinke
  • Spirit of Humu: Dennis King

2013 Humu Cup Awards

  • Adult Humu: Miki David
  • Junior Humu: Lia Foster
  • Female Swimmer of Year: Gail Grabowsky
  • Male Swimmer of Year: Ernie Leskovitz
  • Spirit of Humu: Valisa Saunders

2012 Humu Cup Awards

  • Adult Humu: Miki David & Uli Klinke
  • Junior Humu: Rebecca Walton
  • Female Swimmer of Year: Lori Auhll
  • Male Swimmer of Year: Bill Burgess
  • Spirit of Humu: Jada London
  • Outstanding Swimmer: Diane Stowell

2011 Humu Cup Awards

  • Adult Humu: Alton Motobu
  • Junior Humu: Kacy Johnson
  • Female Swimmer of Year: Diane Corn
  • Male Swimmer of Year: Karl Kawauchi
  • Spirit of Humu: Punkin Burgess

2010 Humu Cup Awards

  • Adult Humu: Jana Pittichova
  • Junior Humu: Jayson Hagi
  • Female Swimmer of Year: Jennifer Stabrylla
  • Male Swimmer of Year: Bill Goding
  • Spirit of Humu: Alton Motobu and Steve Rudolph

2009 Humu Cup Awards

  • Adult Humu: Ashton Schrock
  • Junior Humu: Rachel Randall
  • Female Swimmer of Decade: Linda Kaiser
  • Male Swimmer of Decade: Ernie Leskovitz
  • Spirit of Humu: Suilan Ellsworth

2008 Humu Cup Awards

  • Adult Humu: Marie Wagner
  • Junior Humu: Shanell Choi
  • Female Swimmer of Year: Linda Kaiser
  • Male Swimmer of Year: Ernie James
  • Spirit of Humu: Jim & Pat Wiencke


Points are awarded for the following 16 events:

  • Magic Island Biathlon
  • Valentine's Day Biathlon
  • Fin Swim
  • Popoia Swim (1.5 Mile only)
  • Outrigger Invitational
  • Duke's Swim
  • North Shore Swim Series (all 5 races)
  • North Shore 5K
  • Waikiki Rough Water Swim
  • YMCA Turkey Swim (2K only)
  • Double Rough Water
  • Christmas Biathlon

Points are earned as follows:

  • Individual events: 1st 10; 2nd 9; 3rd 8; 4th or higher 7
  • Fin division earn "Individual Event" points only if there is a separate fin division for the race.
  • Top 3 Overall winners get 1st place points
  • Biathlon participation: 7 points for swimmers
  • Masters may earn up to 10 points for WSC race assistance

updated 24 December 2019

The most important factor for accruing Humu Cup points is participation in as many events as possible.