Epic day at the 9th Aotearoa Aito, with a record number of waka on the water. Congratulations to all those that took part today. Special thanks to our international paddlers and sponsors for helping make the day a success. Full results attached Mar 05, 2017
Our kura is looking accommodation for our kaihoe and whānau. We usually stay at Ruamata marae and it is being renovated at the moment. 31 kaihoe, 12 kaimahi - please contact Evejane Baber firstname.lastname@example.org from Te Kura Māori o Porirua if you can help us out Mar 06, 2017
UPDATED: Secondary School Waka Ama Champs at Porirua will now be held on SUNDAY 19 MARCH (postponement date)
Please inform all your teams, managers, coaches, parents, supporters of this update due to adverse weather expected on Saturday. Mar 16, 2017
Join us in Riverton on Sunday 9th April for the Ultimate Paddle Day. Stand Up Paddle and Waka Ama disciplines come together for one almighty fun day of action. Whether you’re a competitor or a spectator, there’s something for you to enjoy. Mar 21, 2017
Can all teams please make contact with race organisers to provide contact details for communication of the race course please. We are limiting the entries to 20 teams so if you haven’t registered it is first in first serve. Conditions have been changing each day so it is still uncertain what course we will be racing. If you can please send signed waivers in and make payments online to save time in the morning. Mar 21, 2017
What a great day for all with a record number of entries for both W6 and W1 events. Congratulations to all place-getters, and thanks again for the great support. Results are online. Photos are available on Hoe Tonga’s facebook page at www.facebook.com/hoetonga Mar 22, 2017
Waka Ama New Zealand is pleased to announce the selection of paddlers for the Para Va'a team that has been named. This completes 7 National teams that will take part in the first ever IVF World Distance Championships. Congratulations to all the paddlers selected. Mar 22, 2017
Event information has been updated with new event hosts Ocean Blue and Pakuranga OCC confirmed. There are still dates available to host so please get in contact. W1 Race scheduled for Easter Friday has been postponed to the Saver date in July due to no host available. Still time to get entries in for this Saturdays event so come along to Birkenhead in either the 5km or 15km race. Monday
This months prizes are donated by Paddle Pro and Waka Paddle Ltd .
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Good luck to all our secondary school paddlers competing at the Blue Lake, Rotorua this week.