World Masters Games Volunteers - Register Now

World Masters Games is one of the largest sporting events to ever come to New Zealand and you can be part of the Waka Ama Pit Crew.
6 hours ago - 108 Views

Mauao Ocean Hoe Series - Race 1 ENTRIES CLOSING

Online entries are closing tonight for the first race in the Mauao Ocean Hoe Series, 4th June 2016. See your club rep to enter online!\ All paddlers rosters need to be updated.
7 hours ago - 567 Views

May monthly members prize draw

This months prizes are donated by Tai Paddles and Ocean Elements.
Monday - 648 Views

AROCA Winter Series W6 Race 3 NEW DATE 18th June

The race has been rescheduled for 18th June at Narrowneck Beach, Hosted by Ocean Blue Sports Club and supported by Wakatere Boating Club. You can go on and edit your entries and rosters if required due to the new date, these changes must be made by 13th June. There will be four races on the day, these will not be combined.
Monday - 419 Views

2016 Te Wānanga o Aotearoa Long Distance Nationals

With our minds now turning from World Sprints to distance events, We are excited to announce that Panui 1 is now available for this years Long Distance Nationals being hosted by Te Puku o Te Ika in Tauranga. Online entries will open on 1st June.
Saturday - 312 Views

Hoe Matariki Regatta 2016 - Parihaka Waka Ama

Online entries are open for the Hoe Matariki Regatta 2016 hosted by Parihaka Waka Ama at Parua Bay, Whangarei. See your club rep to enter online!
Thursday - 196 Views

Outward Bound Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to the following paddlers that have been awarded Outward Bound Scholarships so far for 2016. Outward Bound is a rewarding experience and we would like to wish all of the scholarship recipients the best for their Outward Bound adventure
May 23, 2016 - 310 Views

Thank you Strongarm and Tai Paddles

Waka Ama NZ would like to send a massive thank you to Charles Nepia from Strongarm and Conan and Lana Herbert from Tai Paddles for getting behind our Elite Paddlers.
May 21, 2016 - 211 Views

Outstanding New Zealand success at the 17th IVF World Elite and Club Sprint Championships

Lake Kawana , Sunshine Coast Australia, Last week played host to the International Va’a Federation World Sprint Championships! This was the 17th edition of the Championships which saw the best of the best from 23 countries and 2200 paddlers battle it out on the water for world championship titles.
May 20, 2016 - 845 Views - 3 comments

2016 Waka Ama NZ Foundation Coaching Courses

Foundation coaching courses online registrations are now open for Auckland, Rotorua and Hoe Tonga. See your club rep to enter online as an affiliated participant or contact admin@wakaama.co.nz for unaffiliated participants
May 19, 2016 - 355 Views


Brand new Tehuritaua V1s, double carbon ARE Classic (used), 2nd hand canoes and Tehuritaua V6 (1 yr old)
May 18, 2016 - 1496 Views

Hauraki Summer Series Report

The series has been hosted in 4 different Hauraki locations with all 4 of the newly established local Hauraki clubs collaborating and taking turns to host in their area. Click on the link for full results and final points tally
May 18, 2016 - 192 Views

AROCA Winter Series W1, W2 and W3 Mission Bay 21st May CANCELLED

Please note due to low entry numbers the event this Saturday will not be going ahead. Entries are still open for the W6 race 28th May at Narrowneck.
May 17, 2016 - 170 Views

NZ Cultural Evening Waiata and Haka

Attached is the NZ cultural content for your teams to learn. Country training sessions have been scheduled, see document. Also follow the links for video of the haka and waiata
May 06, 2016 - 535 Views

Whaingaroa Hoe 2016 Race Report

It was a great turn out to the 22nd Annual Whaingaroa Hoe, with 100 teams representing 30 Clubs. Continuing along with the luck of recent years we were also blessed with amazing weather. Thank you to all of you who returned for another year and to the many first time paddlers at Whaingaroa, we hope to see you back in 2017. See attached race report.
May 05, 2016 - 2684 Views

AROCA Winter Series W6 #2 Results Online

Results and Series points table are now online. Email admin@aroca.co.nz with any queries
May 03, 2016 - 948 Views

IVF Va'a World Sprint Champs 2016 - Lane Draw Online

One week to go!!! See attached lane draw
Apr 30, 2016 - 1907 Views


Official Replica Race Top of the Aotearoa Elite Team. Support the team of men and women as they compete against the world’s best va’a paddlers at the Hawaiian Airlines IVF Elite World Sprint Championships 2016, Sunshine Coast, Australia
Apr 29, 2016 - 595 Views

New Hoe Tonga Board

Congratulations to Hoe Tonga’s newly elected Board members at a Special General Meeting held on 11 April in Porirua. Left to right: Tane Cassidy, Paora Ammunson, Denise Hapeta, Joern Scherzer and Chris Fox
Apr 26, 2016 - 241 Views

REMINDER: Hauraki Summer Series - Race 4 Te Puru

Entries close on Thursday.. Soup and buns as well as a packed lunch will be provided for paddlers.
Apr 26, 2016 - 642 Views

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