Author Archives: Ana Currie

The Mac-A-Thon race course: a unique cultural landscape

The coastal areas of the four ahupua‘a between Hōnaunau and Napo‘opo‘o are home to a unique and precious array of cultural, historical and natural resources.  Between the significant cultural sites of Pu‘uhonua o Hōnaunau to the south and the Hikiau … Continue reading

Posted in Events, History | Leave a comment

President’s Thanksgiving Message

It is now November, and 2013 is winding down rapidly as we approach Thanksgiving, the Christmas holiday season and a new year! We give thanks for all the blessings received, for the health and love of our growing family and … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Annual Meeting and Thanksgiving Party on November 30

Please join us in giving thanks for another year of paddling! Our annual meeting is coming up at the end of next month, on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. We will also be electing our Board of Directors for the 2014 … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Leave a comment

Pu‘uhonua O Honaunau Cultural Festival 2013

Every year, Keoua Honaunau Canoe Club participates in this beautiful cultural event, by providing canoes and steersmen to take visitors out to experience Honaunau Bay from a seat in an outrigger canoe. This short video shows our canoes in action … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Videos | Leave a comment

Calvin Kelekolio Long Distance Canoe Race – August 17

  Aloha kakou! Our 27th Annual Calvin Kelekolio Long Distance Race will be held Saturday August 17. Join us for a day of paddling and camaraderie as we honor Calvin Kelekolio’s legacy, and celebrate the blessings bestowed on us by … Continue reading

Posted in Events, News, Paddling | Leave a comment

Hokule‘a Coming to Honaunau

    The voyaging canoe Hokule‘a is traveling up the Kona coast, with the crew from the Makali‘i Voyaging ‘Ohana (Na Kalai Wa‘a) on board, doing training in preparation for Hokule‘a’s worldwide voyage next year. They are currently in Miloli‘i, … Continue reading

Posted in Events, News | Leave a comment

Hawaiian Canoe Culture, Moloka‘i Style

A beautiful segment from Kukui O Molokai: Born of the Canoe Dream, an unfinished documentary being produced by Matt Yamashita of Quazifilms Media. In this segment, two crews finish their paddle around the entire island of Molokai. They contemplate the … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Keoua Represents at Olamau

June 12-14, 2013 – The second annual Olamau Unlimited Canoe Race, a grueling 3-day, 100-mile paddle along Hawai‘i Island’s north and west coasts, attracted paddlers from Tahiti, Hong Kong, the Pacific Northwest, California, and other islands of Hawai‘i. Keoua didn’t … Continue reading

Posted in Events, News | 1 Comment

32nd Annual Mac-A-Thon This Weekend!

This Saturday, March 30, marks the 32nd annual running of the Mac-A-Thon, Hawai‘i Island’s oldest foot race and Keoua’s biggest fundraising event of the year. All Keoua members are needed to pull off this great community event! Volunteers are needed … Continue reading

Posted in Events, News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Mac-A-Thon Volunteers Needed

Volunteers are needed for the March 30th Mac-A-Thon Bake Sale & Silent Auction. If you can help, please contact Jeff Reiner at 808-345-2844 or sign up on the list at the Keoua bulletin board. Mahalo!

Posted in Events, News | Tagged | Leave a comment