Xterra World Championship // (c) 2011 Outrigger Hotels and Resorts
Outrigger is courting participants and fans of this year’s 16th annual Xterra World Championship with an array of affordable accommodation options for runners and spectators of the Maui race. Athletes and their entourage can take advantage of trailblazing discounts starting at $135 per night.
Set for Oct. 23, 2011, the premiere off-road triathlon is making its northwest Maui debut this year. The new course at Kapalua Resort covers a 1.5-kilometer rough-water swim at D.T. Fleming Beach, a 30k mountain bike on the lower slopes of the West Maui Mountains and a 10k trail run. On Oct. 22, XTERRA is also hosting 5k and 10k trail runs that are open to everyone.
“Outrigger Hotels and Resorts is excited to co-host this year’s Xterra World Championship at Kapalua Resort and be a part of this event’s illustrious history,” said Dina McCallion, director of sales for Outrigger’s Maui Condominium Collection. “Each of our properties is looking forward to ensuring that the entire stay – from race day to rest day -- is an unforgettable experience.”
The Outrigger Condominium Collection provides the privacy and spaciousness found in a vacation rental with the guest services of a traditional hotel. At these resort condominium properties, clients can find a variety of accommodations from studio to apartment-style suites with living rooms and complete kitchens.
Outrigger Condominium Collection properties on Maui include Kapalua Villas (from $199 per night), Outrigger Aina Nalu ($149), Outrigger Maui Eldorado ($135), Outrigger Napili Shores ($135) and Outrigger Royal Kahana ($145).
The Xterra World Championship marks the culmination of a racing season that spans 15 countries and hosts more than 100 events.