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Success! A Koa Log!

Success!!!!!!!!!!!! A koa tree blessed Nā Kai `Ewalu with her spirit by beginning the process of becoming the Wai Lipo project koa

Success! A Koa Log! 2018-06-06T00:19:55-10:00

Va`a World Sprints, 2016

The IVF Va'a World Sprints is the ultimate international competition for canoe sprint racing, with 35 countries represented and up to 10,000

Va`a World Sprints, 2016 2018-05-22T13:57:33-10:00

Kaiwi `Elua

Channel between O`ahu and Moloka`i. This is the 2nd canoe named after this channel. "`Elua" is the number 2. This Force 5 was

Kaiwi `Elua 2018-10-02T11:27:23-10:00


Channel between Kaho`olawe and Maui means child’s wail. This is the 2nd canoe named after this channel. "Kualua" means #2. This is a

`Alalakeikikualua 2018-10-02T11:28:41-10:00

`Alenuihaha Loa

"The long channel” between Hawai`i and Maui. This Force 5 was donated by A&B in 1997. She is now with the Ko`ie`ie Loko `Ia `ohana.

`Alenuihaha Loa 2018-10-02T11:31:05-10:00


The Keoni was bought from Hawaiian Canoe Club in 2017.

Keoni 2018-10-02T11:32:45-10:00

Huliamahi O Ka `Au `Au

Au`au means to bathe and is the channel between Maui and Lana`i. This is a Bradley Lightning bought in 2011.

Huliamahi O Ka `Au `Au 2018-10-02T11:35:14-10:00


This canoe was originally Guam Canoe Club’s, which they purchased so they could race in the Queen Lili`uokalani Race in Kona. NKE

Mariana 2018-10-02T11:37:20-10:00


Kalohi is the channel between Moloka`i and Lanai. Kalohi means the slowness. This canoe was purchased in 1997.

Kahiwaokalohi 2018-10-02T11:38:23-10:00