More on canoe racing

Another regatta paddling season has come and gone, and notwithstanding the typical drama, it was a good year and my crew and our club, Hui Nalu Canoe Club, did well overall.   I was invited to be on a crew to do the 25 mile Dad Center race, which starts at Kailua Beach, goes around Makapu'u cliffs and Kawaihoa Point, and finishes at Kaimana Beach. It is the most exciting and funnest of the long distance races. The other races, including the Moloka'i to O'ahu outrigger canoe race, are mostly just long and for the most part, flat water, or at least,...

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