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Thousands of bicyclists gearing up for Honolulu Century Ride

Alaska Airlines partners with Honolulu Century Ride

The 37th annual Honolulu Century Ride is set for September 30th. The ride begins at 6:15 a.m. from Kapiolani Park near the bandstand on Kalakaua Avenue and participants can choose between 25, 50, 75, or 100 mile rides. Hosted by the Hawaii Bicycling League, the event is sponsored by Alaska Airlines. And, for those flying to Hawaii with any sports equipment, including bicycles, the airline is charging a discounted fare of $25 per item. In the past, many of these items had carried a fee of $75 or more.

For more information: www.alaskaair.com, www.hbl.org

Facebook: @alaskaair, @hblridealoha