Club News

‘Aha ‘Aina 2017

07.07.2017 0

Our 2014 ‘Aha ‘Aina will be on July 23 in the Waikapu Ballroom at King Kamehameha Golf Course.

The night will be filled with musical entertainment and hula by our keiki. Door open at 5:30pm, show starts at 6:00pm. Tickets must be purchased ahead of time by calling (808) 893-2124.

Get your raffle tickets from HCC Members today! You do no need to be present to win!

Do you have a silent auction item you would like to donate? Please complete this form and contact Ka’ili at (808) 893-2124.


See you there!


2016 HCRA State Champions!

08.18.2016 0

We held our title!

On August 6, 2016, we secured out 14th HCRA State Championship at Ke’ehi Lagoon on O’ahu. Our keiki brought in a record 9 gold medals!

We will be celebrating our win with a potluck on Friday, August 19 at HCC Hale.

Join us!

Mahalo to all of our supporters and sponsors for helping make 2016 regatta season another success!


08.05.2015 0

Congratulations to all our paddlers and members who helped us win our 13th HCRA STATE CHAMPIONSHIP! It rained all day in Hilo Bay but that didn’t phase us.

Join us on Saturday , August 8 at 5pm for a celebratory potluck. There will be live music and a disco after dinner. Keiki are asked to bring drinks, water, juice or soda. Adults please bring main dishes and sides. Salad, dessert and rice is covered. There will be no BBQ so please bring your food ready to eat. Adults, BYOB. See you there!

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‘Aha ‘Aina 2015

05.14.2015 0

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Our annual ‘Aha ‘Aina will be on July 19 at the Kamehameha Golf Course in the Waikapu Ballroom.

Dinner and raffle tickets will go on sale in June.

1st Place Raffle Prize: Outrigger Zone canoe of choice!

2nd Place Raffle Prize: 2 Night Stay at the Four Seasons Wailea

If you are interested in purchasing a table or sponsoring this event, please contact Arianna at

Laulima Day!

04.07.2015 0

Join us for Laulima Day on April 11, 2015. We will be preparing our hale, grounds, and equipment for the upcoming season. Canoe weighing will be at 9:00am. Please come down to kokua. Water and lunch will be served. We will also be holding registration for ADULTS. Keiki registration will be on April 13, 2015 3-6pm at the Hale. If you have any questions, please contact Arianna at

2014 Review

12.18.2014 0

Mele Kalikimaka!

We hope you are enjoying the holiday season, whether it be staying warm on the mainland or conquering the huge north shore waves. We are proud to have accomplished plenty during 2014. Nothing would have been possible without the support of our members and donors. Take a look at the past year here: 2014 Review.

2014 HCRA State Championships

07.25.2014 0

After prevailing a noticeably competitive season here on Maui, we will be heading to Ke’ehi Lagoon on August 2, 2014 to defend our HCRA State title.

We have qualified 37 out of 41 events.

Visit HCRA Paddler for event details.

John M & Kealoha Lake Regatta

06.11.2014 0

Hawaiian Canoe Club will be hosting the 3rd MCHCA Regatta of the season at Kahului Harbor on June 14, 2014. The regatta is dedicated to our founders, John M & Kealoha Lake. Opening ceremony will take place at 8:00am in front of the official stand.

This 46 event regatta begins with the 10 & under manini 1/4 mile race and concludes with the Open Senior Men’s 1 & 1/2 mile event.

Merchandise will be available for sale at the Hawaiian Canoe Club hale.

Plate lunch, shaved ice, drinks, and smoothies will be available for purchase throughout the day. All money made at the concessions’ stand throughout the day will directly benefit our paddling ‘opio traveling to Brazil in August to compete in the World Sprints Championship, many of who will be defending their title from the Championship in Cananda in 2012.

Join us at Kahului Harbor for an exciting day full of canoe races. There is outstanding competition between the clubs this year and it is very entertaining to watch!

Post race festivities will take place on the lawn of Hawaiian Canoe Club hale. Potluck dinner served to all HCC members, followed by music, drinks and dancing!

Laulima Day

05.07.2014 0

Laulima Day is a community work day for all Hawaiian Canoe Club members, donors and volunteers.

Starting at 9:30am Sunday, May 18 we will be doing a deep clean of our hale, canoes, park, beach, and facility.

We will also have an official here to weigh our racing canoes for the regatta season and we need hands to facilitate.

Let’s get our halau ready for the busy regatta season and the Kamali’i Program.

Please bring gloves, garden tools, trash bags, scrubbers, buckets, and a body ready to work!

Lunch & Water will be provided.

2014 Registration!

03.28.2014 1

Adult Registration
April 7, 2014 || 3-5pm
Please bring your drivers license or passport.
2014 Membership Dues: $100
2014 Regatta Dues: $100
2014 Novice B Regatta Dues: $60
Practices Start April 16, 2014 5pm

Keiki Registration
April 14, 2014 || 3-5pm
Please bring keiki’s birth certificate or passport.
2014 Keiki Regatta Dues: $80
2014 Keiki Regatta Dues w/ Paddling Parent/Guardian: $40
Practice Start Date TBA

Please contact Arianna at 808-893-2124 or with any questions regarding registration.

2014 Season Kick Off Potluck

03.19.2014 0


2014 Promo Poster

Join us on March 22, 2014 at 11am for our 2014 Season Kick Off Potluck!

If you are curious about our programs or facilities, come down and meet the team. We won’t be paddling, just “talking story” and getting excited for the 2014 Regatta season!

There are also NOVICE paddling practice on Mondays & Wednesday at 5pm. This is for adults who have never raced before but are interested in learning the sport and racing competitively.

Further questions?

Email or call (808)893-2124 during office hours (M-F, 1-4pm)

Take your pick for Rick! Win a Ehukai, Storm, Scorpius XS/XM or Hurricane

10.23.2013 0

This year’s Pailolo Challenge was in dedication to a great Hawaiian Canoe Club paddler, coach and much more, Rick Nu’u a beloved husband, father, brother and son.

Everyone that knows Rick was touched by him in some way, he gave his heart and his energy to everyone around him. We are happy to announce, an online tribute to share pictures and stories about Rick. Not only that, but you can win a brand new Ehukai, Storm or Scorpius XM/XS!! Every $5 donation is another chance to win new canoe and a way for us to come together to support Rick’s ohana, wife Zoe and 2 daughters, Tia and Kaena.

You can also purchase a T-shirt if you like, a high quality and comfy shirt with photo of Rick paddling his OC1 at Jaws in Maui.

Please help us and the cause by sharing the website with your email list, friends, family, clients, customers, whoever you might know that can help and be part of this effort.


aloha nuu

Canoes donated by Outrigger Zone, T-shirt design and web design donated by Liquid Media

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