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Hawaiian Outrigger Canoeing | It's History & Revival To Date


May 3, 2014 ... The cultural significance, rich history and current practices of outrigger canoeing in Hawaii is something we can all appreciate. Learn about it's ...

Outrigger Canoe, A Polynesian Tradition - The Planet D


They told us about the canoe and how it has been used throughout history. Even today, Hawaiians use the outrigger regularly and there are still people who ...

History | Dragon Boat and Outrigger Canoe Club In Washington DC ...


There was no dragon boating or outrigger canoeing in the Washington, D.C. area at the time. For the first year of the club's existence, the women practiced in a ...

SCORA – Catalina Crossing – US Outrigger Championships » History


History. The first outrigger race held in California was on September 20, 1959. ... The first race involved two canoes shipped to California from Hawaii through ...

A Look at Outrigger Canoeing in Hawaii (Infographic) - Oahu Spine ...


Sep 30, 2014 ... Let's take a closer look at outrigger canoeing, its history, and some tips for a more enjoyable experience. This information is provided with the ...

History of Hawaiian Canoes - Waimea


The end of the kupe is turned up, and is referred to as the manu, which breaks through incoming waves so that the canoe can rise up and stay afloat. Outrigger ...

Fiji Outrigger - Outrigger History


Outrigger Canoeing in Fiji Outrigger canoeing is a fun and energising sport and lifestyle! It fits perfectly into our island culture and offers an outdoor activity which  ...

Outrigger History and Clubs KIALOA Paddles


The history of outrigger canoe paddling and finding a club near you. This is a great sport. Enjoy!

Entries – Outrigger Canoe Club The – Encyclopedia Of Surfing


The Outrigger Canoe Club was chartered on one and a half acres of land ... The Outrigger: A History of the Outrigger Canoe Club was published in 1971.

AOCRA | History


Outrigger Canoe racing in Australia is structured under the following organisations:-. AOCRA. The primary governing body of the sport in Australia, responsible ...

Outrigger canoe
The outrigger canoe is a type of canoe featuring one or more lateral support floats known as outriggers, which are fastened to one or both sides of the main hull. More »
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A Legacy Of Paddling - Hawaiian paddling - Coffee Times


No other culture in history has its roots, its existence and its survival, ... But what makes the Hawaiian canoe, outrigger (single) canoe or double hulled one, ...

Canoes - Hawaii History - Fishing - HawaiiHistory.org


The single-hulled outrigger was ideal for near shore fishing. Canoes were typically 15 to 24 feet long with a single float on the port side for stability. With a one ...

History of Outrigger Canoes - Maui Paddle Sports


Outrigger Canoe Paddling started hundreds of years ago in ancient Polynesia, and then was brought here to the islands. Polynesian voyagers used just the ...