Kōrero: Canoeing and rafting

Waka ama champions (3 o 4)

Waka ama champions

Racing waka ama, traditional Polynesian outrigger canoes, is popular in and beyond New Zealand. The New Zealand Master Women’s crew are jubilant after winning the 500-metre sprint at the world championships held at Lake Karapiro in March 2006.

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New Zealand Herald
Reference: 21 March 2006
Photograph by Amos Chapple

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Nancy Swarbrick, 'Canoeing and rafting - Competitive kayaking', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/13094/waka-ama-champions (accessed 24 July 2021)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007, updated 18 Jul 2016