Paddling

With only three days to go until Vaka Eiva, the largest annual international event on the Cook Islands calendar, the Cook Islands Canoeing Association is looking forward to the culmination of a year of planning

Serena Hunter joins Te Tupu

Thursday November 16, 2017

Top female paddler Serena Hunter has made a switch to Te Tupu o Te Manava open women’s team ahead of this year’s Matson Vaka Eiva which starts next week.

Plenty of support for Vaka Eiva

Tuesday October 17, 2017

The organisers of the 2017 Matson Vaka Eiva are making great strides in getting sponsors onboard for the biggest event on the Cook Islands sporting calendar.

A dream day for young CI paddler

Monday October 16, 2017

Genesis Ngatikao is one of only two kayakers her own age in the entire Cook Islands, while the only suitable training waters she has is a 200m stretch of Rarotonga lagoon, accessible only at high tide.

Vaka challenge a great day out

Tuesday October 03, 2017

Twenty-two teams took to the water on Saturday for the Canoeing Association’s Corporate Oe Vaka challenge at 21.3 Vaiana’s Bistro & Bar.

Serena lives a paddler’s dream

Wednesday September 20, 2017

Cook Islands sporting legend Serena Hunter achieved a paddler’s dream when she paddled with the top Tahitian team in California, USA, earlier this month.

The Cook Islands woman who has taken the nation to the top of international outrigger canoe paddling has been invited to race for the best women’s team in Tahiti at an elite world event held in California each year.

Hunter battles for silver

Tuesday July 04, 2017

Serena Hunter overcame tough conditions on Friday to create history, claiming a silver medal in the inaugural IVF Va’a World Championship in Tahiti last week.

Cook Islands is yet to make a podium finish in the inaugural IVF Va’a World Distance Championships in Tahiti.

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