Wakatipu Waka Ama Club

Pair making a splash

Two veteran Queenstown paddlers are competing in this week's 30th annual national waka ama sprint champs in the Waikato. In a sport based on traditional outrigger canoes, Frances Piacun, 69, and her partner Leon Williams, 63, are racing with crews...
Two experienced Queens-town paddlers are competing in the world waka ama sprint championships in Tahiti over the next two weeks. Frances Piacun, 68, and her partner Leon Williams, 63, will be in six-person crews racing over 500 and 1000 metres...
For the first time, a special cultural opening ceremony will be held during Queenstown Winter Festival. Mountain Scene can exclusively reveal all the details that were kept under wraps until today. The Wakatipu Waka Ama Club will paddle ashore in Queenstown...
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