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Friday

Celebrate Matariki !

If you haven't yet made plans for next weekend, there's still time to join your local waka ama whanau for a paddle. Four events across the motu: * Auckland - Friday 28th June - Matariki Hiwa i te Rangi Challenge, hosted by Ocean Blue Sports. * Hawkes Bay - Sat 29th June - Heretaunga Matariki, hosted by Heretaunga Ararau O Ngati Kahungunu Waka Ama Roopu. * Wellington - Sat 29th June - Ngā Mata o Te Ariki Tāwhirimātea Hoe, hosted by Tai Tonga 41 Outrigger Canoe Club. * Auckland - Sun 30th June - Manukau Taitamariki/Intermediate Series: Race 3, hosted by the Manukau Outrigger Canoe Club. Click on the individual links on our Event Calendar for all the information. Entries close on Tuesday, so don't be late!

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Wednesday

Entries have been extended

for the Matariki Ngā Mata o Te Ariki Tāwhirimātea Hoe event at Evans Bay in Wellington next weekend.. Enter through the normal channels with your club administrator.

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Tuesday

Mauao Ocean Hoe Series

Race 1 results can be found on the Hoe Aroha Waka Ama Facebook page

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Monday

There's still time to get your entries in for this Saturday's events.

If you're in Rotorua, head to Race 3 of the Rotohoe Series, at Hinehopu Reserve, Rotoiti. Contact your club admin to enter. Entries close Tuesday night. Hosted by Ruamata Waka Ama. Event info and pānui online now - https://wakaama.co.nz/racecalendar/lookup/2257 Or if you're in Auckland, Race 4 of the Ngā Hau Maiangi Hard n Fast Series is on at Ian Shaw Park, 252a Panama Road, Mt Wellington. Entries close midnight Wednesday June 19. Hosted by Nga Hau Maiangi Inc. Event info and pānui online now.

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Monday

Parihaka Waka Ama Hoe Matariki

Preliminary results can be found on the event page. Please contact [email protected] directly if there are any inconsistencies.

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Jun 14, 2024

May members prize draw winner

Congratulations to our winner from Adventure Wairoa and our sponsor of this month's prize Blackhawk Gazebo

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Jun 12, 2024

George Pomana Memorial Regatta Series

Results from Race 2 held last Saturday, June 8th, can be found here:

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Jun 7, 2024

Nau mai haere mai! Waka Ama NZ Regional Development Coordinator AROCA - Maruwhare Harman

Waka Ama NZ and Auckland Region Outrigger Canoe Association - AROCA are delighted to welcome Maruwhare Harman (Nō Ngāti Maniapoto, Whakatōhea) as the new Regional Development Coordinator for the AROCA Region.

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May 31, 2024

Entries close on Tuesday after this long weekend, so enter now into Race 2!

George Pomana Memorial Regatta Series, Saturday June 8th (then July 6th), at the Weymouth Boat Ramp, Hazards Rd Weymouth. Contact your club admin to enter. Don't worry if you missed race 1, you can still join in for race 2 and 3! Hosted by Te Pou Herenga Waka Ama. Event info and pānui online now

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May 28, 2024

Early Bird entry Special on now! Matariki event for Tamaki Makaurau paddlers

Matariki Hiwa i te Rangi Challenge, on Friday June 28th, at Okahu Bay, Auckland. Entries open now, so contact your club admin today to enter. Entries close Monday June 24th. Hosted by Ocean Blue Sports Waka Ama. All event info and pānui is online.

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May 28, 2024

Matariki event coming up in Heretaunga... Enter now!

Heretaunga Matariki Saturday June 29th at the Clive River, Heretaunga. Contact your club admin to enter - entries close 25th June. Hosted by Heretaunga Ararau O Ngati Kahungunu Waka Ama Roopu. Event info and pānui online now

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May 27, 2024

George Pomana W1 - W2 Series

Race 1 results are now visible on the event web page - https://wakaama.co.nz/racecalendar/lookup/2231 As this is a cumulative series, the results have also been posted on the Race 2 site, which is occurring on June 8th. Contact your club admin today to enter.

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May 22, 2024

Rotohoe at Tarawera, Race 2 Results

Results for the 4 races from the past weekend, can be found on the event page

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May 21, 2024

May members prize draw

Check out the prize for this months members draw kindly donated by Blackhawk Gazebos.

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May 14, 2024

Aotearoa World Sprint 2024 Merchandise now available

Aotearoa World Sprint training Merch is now available for paddlers and supports to purchase online from Pure Athletic. Order now till 25 May 2024, you can choose to have orders sent directly to your whare OR pick up at King's Birthday training camp at Lake Karāpiro. After 25 May only shipping to your Whare will be available.

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