outrigger canoe


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Noun1.outrigger canoe - a seagoing canoe (as in South Pacific) with an outrigger to prevent it from upsettingoutrigger canoe - a seagoing canoe (as in South Pacific) with an outrigger to prevent it from upsetting
canoe - small and light boat; pointed at both ends; propelled with a paddle
outrigger - a stabilizer for a canoe; spars attach to a shaped log or float parallel to the hull
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Next, in the line of breakers he made out a small canoe, an outrigger canoe.
Aborigines, in queer outrigger canoes, and Japanese, in queerer sampans, paddled about the bay and came aboard.
Growing up in Nanakuli, on the Island of Oahu, Hawaii, Van Gieson was told story after story about his father--a legendary outrigger canoe paddler.
The canoe--and more specifically, the outrigger canoe allowed people to trade amongst themselves and to find wives from other islands.
Races range from 6-Person Outrigger Canoe's to SUP, Surfski, Prone-Boards, and single person outrigger canoes.
It is wrong to suggest that outrigger canoe craft first arrived with the Austronesian migrations, nor were the Polynesians the first people to introduce 'sail driven canoes suitable for cross-ocean voyages'.
It offered a taster experience in a variety of boats but the star of the show was the outrigger canoe.
Plus, you can organize your outrigger canoe and snorkeling excursions right at the hotel's beach shack.
Danny Palmero, a former fisherman, said he was with friends who responded to the ferry's distress call and rescued seven people on their motorized outrigger canoe.
This is consistent with Haley and Nichols (2009) who surveyed 287 outrigger canoe paddlers in Oahu, Hawaii and found no significant differences in the number of injuries sustained by age or sex.
The Hawaiian Airlines Liberty Challenge, the 16th annual outrigger canoe race hosted by New York Outrigger, will take place on June 23 in New York City.
My final day on the islands saw me in an outrigger canoe - very Hawaii Five-O - paddling through the surf to the spot where Matt offers his wife's ashes, complete with the traditional Hawaiian flower garland, or lei, to the undulating waves.