Story: Waka ama – outrigger canoeing

Waka ama, Raglan Harbour, 2012

Waka ama, Raglan Harbour, 2012

In a proud array of coloured uniforms, six-man teams from throughout New Zealand compete in the 24-kilometre men’s race during the 2012 Whaingaroa Hoe tournament, held annually on Raglan Harbour. This race was won by an Auckland team, Pineula.

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Photograph by Paul Roozendal

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Hoturoa Barclay-Kerr, 'Waka ama – outrigger canoeing - Contemporary waka ama', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/40461/waka-ama-raglan-harbour-2012 (accessed 18 November 2017)

Story by Hoturoa Barclay-Kerr, published 5 Sep 2013