Saturday, January 16, 2010

Proa races in Suva, Fiji



Do try to be in Suva for the camakau (pronounced tham- ah-kau) races on Saturday the 23 rd of January. Canoes from Fulaga and Moce will battle it out in this the first of an annual event. Please send photos if you are there.
More details at the Fiji Times.
Photo from the Fiji Times.

5 comments:

Michael J. Koch said...

I will be there and try to make some pictures

Gary.Dierking said...

Hey, that would be great!

Wade Tarzia said...

Is that mast stationary?

Gary.Dierking said...

It certainly looks like it. The CE is farther aft this way and they use much larger steering oars because of it.

Anonymous said...

Did Moce people knows how to build a canoe when there are no timber or trees in Moce to build one ?