Archives for October 2015

Molokai Hoe: “At least we could see the Tahitians this time.”

The Molokai Hoe, the world’s longest running outrigger canoe race having first started in 1952 & regarded as the World Championship of 6 man (3 change) outrigger racing is an event eagerly awaited each year across the globe. This 66km race … [Read more...]

Maraamu Surf Ski Race – the ultimate surf-ski race

It would border on the impossible for a surf-ski paddler to imagine anything better than the Maraamu Surf Ski Race. This international championship is conducted annually between Tahaa & Bora Bora in some of the world’s most beautiful ocean waters … [Read more...]

Na Wahine O Ke Kai – Cancelled

The unofficial world championship of open water outrigger paddling for women, the Na Wahine O Ke Kai (Women of the Water) from Molokai to Oahu across the Kaiwi channel has been cancelled.Although the impact of Tropical Storm Niala was cited it … [Read more...]