Te Wānanga o Aotearoa Waka Ama National Sprint Championships 2019

The annual sprint Nationals is underway this week, 14th-19th January 2019. This year we have 132 paddlers representing the club. The third largest club at Nationals this year. Our junior paddlers have done us proud over the past few days.

We’ve had a good representation in the W1 500m event too with some great results

  • Intermediate Boys - Max (semis)

  • J16W - Ngawai (semis)

  • Intermediate Boys - Lycan 6th

  • J16W - Paris 7th

  • J16M - Darius 1st

. Today our seniors start their races. Good Luck Everyone!!

Interested in the sport of waka ama?  Drop us an email at waitakereocc@gmail.com, we would love to see you!

J16w Whatimai -  Gold W6 1000m, Silver 500m, Bronze W12 500m

J16w Whatimai - Gold W6 1000m, Silver 500m, Bronze W12 500m

Midget Women Waitemata Pixies with their coach Kara -  Bronze w6 250m

Midget Women Waitemata Pixies with their coach Kara - Bronze w6 250m

GMW W1 500m, Katja Hilderbrandt -  Silver

GMW W1 500m, Katja Hilderbrandt - Silver

70+ w1 500m:  Gold  - Lesley Howat,  Silver  - Sherry Carne

70+ w1 500m: Gold - Lesley Howat, Silver - Sherry Carne

J19M V1 500m -Darius Apanui-Nepe

J19M V1 500m -Darius Apanui-Nepe