LAHAINA -- Sports lovers visiting Maui can look forward to a full
roster of activities and events in the coming months. A rundown
• The EA Sports Maui Invitational will be held Nov. 25 to 27 at
the Lahaina Civic Center.
Hosted by Chaminade University, this tournament will feature
eight top college basketball teams.
• The annual Nissan Xterra World Championship will be held at
the Outrigger Wailea Resort on Oct. 23 to 27.
The off-road, multisport championship features a 1.5K ocean
swim, a 30K mountain-bike course and an 11K trail run.
The event is the final competition in a series of 40 qualifying
events, attracting athletes from around the world.
• The 2003 Mercedes Championships are slated for Jan. 6 to 12 on
the Plantation Course at Kapalua.
A total of 34 PGA Tour champions will compete for a $5 million
• The ConAgra Foods LPGA Skins Game will debut at Wailea on Jan.
26, after the ConAgra Foods Senior Skins Game is played Jan.