Paddling

Aitutaki youngsters up for challenge

Thursday November 19, 2015

Aitutaki Oe Vaka Club is bringing a strong team of 18 paddlers to participate in this year’s junior’s (Oe Mapu) competition during the Vaka Eiva Festival.

Sponsors steer Vaka Eiva success

Thursday November 19, 2015

GENEROUS SPONSORS ensure the Vaka Eiva oe vaka paddling festival remains a premier event on the annual national calendar.

Paddle art highlights vaka spirit

Thursday November 19, 2015

THE VAKA Eiva Art Exhibition has been one of the major highlights in the annual paddling competition, and it will be no different this year.

Adopt a School initiative takes off

Thursday November 19, 2015

FROM A humble start in 2011, the Adopt a School initiative by the Vaka Eiva organisers has gained momentum to become a major part of the week-long paddling event.

KEEPING the environment clean is one of the major priorities of Matson Vaka Eiva 2015 organisers.

Yellow shirts up for grabs

Thursday November 19, 2015

TO PAY tribute to this year’s sponsors, the organisers of the Vaka Eiva 2015 is hosting an Iron Race on Monday. 

Vaka history in culture show

Thursday November 19, 2015

OE VAKA history will feature prominently in the cultural show for the official opening of Vaka Eiva 2015 on Friday, November 20.

Don’t ignore safety advice

Thursday November 19, 2015

THE SAFETY of participants is paramount for organisers of the Matson Vaka Eiva 2015.

Weather a mixed offering

Thursday November 19, 2015

THE VAKA Eiva 2015 organisers are, of course, hoping for some decent weatherover the course of the week-long competition.

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