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30th Annual Na Holokai Finishers in Near Record Times!

8/21/16 With east to northeast trade winds up to over 20 knots, a small field of canoes made the epic 90 mile crossing from Haleiwa , Oahu to Kalapaki Beach, Kauai on Saturday, August 20th.  Unfortunately, after under 2 hours of … Continue reading

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Jim Dickson

Aloha Friends, Jim Dickson’s family will be scattering his ashes this coming Sunday 5/29 around 0900, heading out from Kihei Boat Ramp. The family has a GO FUND ME account to help his family with expenses; click here to donate … Continue reading

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If You Huli, by Jamie Brown

Since there is no manual or safety video on how to right a sailing canoe, I thought it would be helpful to share how we righted Noio, and the lessons we learned. I think it would be a good idea … Continue reading

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Race Results from Keokea to Hana to Kanaha, 5/2 and 5/3/2015

The Hawaiian Sailing Canoe Association started off it’s summer racing series with brisk trade winds and moderate seas. Hui Nalu Canoe Club won it’s first sailing canoe race ever by an impressive 4 minutes during Sundays race from Hana to … Continue reading

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Translations of The Hawaiian Channel Names

Alenuihāhā:  Hawai’i Island and Maui – “great billows smashing” ‘Alalākeiki:  Kaho’olawe and Maui – “crying child” Kealaikahiki:  Lana’i and Kaho’olawe – “the road to Tahiti” ‘Au’au:  Maui and Lana’i – “to take a bath” Pailolo:  Maui and Moloka’i – “crazy … Continue reading

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2015 Waʻa Kiakahi, Kāʻanapali Beach, June 5-7

June 5-6-7, 2015 Waʻa Kiakahi, Kāʻanapali Beach The ancient Hawaiian art of outrigger-canoe sailing comes to life during this free event that coincides with the second race of the Hawaiian Sailing Canoe Association season . Festivities include sailing-canoe rides, talks … Continue reading

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Na Holokai Race Results, Oahu to Kauai, July 27, 2014

OPEN CLASS Ke Alaula/Team BioAstin/Hulakai, Oahu (Prejean) -8:59 Na Holokai ’14 finish Team Maui Jim Photo: Gloria Reed TRADITIONAL CLASS 1.       Tui Tonga/Team Maui Jim, Kauai (Jones) – 9:08 2.       Aukai O Maui/White Orchid Wedding, Maui (Glauser) – 9:13 3.       … Continue reading

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