Sunday, January 31, 2010

Fiji Race











Four camakaus raced in the first of an annual race held in Suva, Fiji on the 23 rd of January. Thanks to Michael Koch of Savusavu for the photos.
The blue tarp sail won most of the races.

Saturday, January 23, 2010

Ulua with a masthead cam

Click Here to View The Video Titled: Ulua sailing canoe with masthead cam
I built a special mount out of PVC pipe and an FCS surfboard fin socket that slips over the top of the mast. The Go-Pro camera comes with a fitting to insert into these inexpensive sockets for surfboard fins.

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.

Thursday, January 7, 2010

Ulua with onboard Go-Pro cam

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This is the first video I've taken with my new Go-Pro video cam mounted on the foredeck of my Ulua. Click on the image to watch the video.