The 38th Annual Queen Lili'uokalani Canoe Race

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Sep 5 2009 7:30 am
Sep 6 2009 8:00 pm
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Event Description: 

The Queen Lili’uokalani Long-Distance Canoe Races are the world’s largest outrigger canoe races. This year marks the 38th year Kai’ Opua has sponsored these canoe races.

Saturday’s 18-mile races feature men (Kane) and women (Wahine) competing in their respective divisions, racing six-person crews (iron, no changes, no escort boats) and 9-person (non-iron, change) crews.

Sunday’s races are all 5-miles long with adults racing double-hull (12-persons) canoes, teens racing single hull (6-persons) and teens and adults racing OC-1, OC-2.

Posted by King of Kailua on Fri, 08/07/2009 - 10:00am

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Aloha!

My name is Stephanie Apolo and I’m a paddler for Kai Ehitu Canoe Club. I am also employed by the Sheraton Keauhou Bay Resort & Spa as a Sales Reporting Systems Analyst. With that said…I wanted to mention that we are having a special for anyone attending the 38th Annual Queen Lili’uokalani 2009 Race. If you know anyone looking for hotel accomodations, please have them call me at (808) 930-4868. Please see below for details:

Special Rate: $129.00 per night with a 2 night minimum
Valid: 8/28/09 - 9/14/09
Rate Includes: Mountain View room, Guaranteed Early Arrival at 12:00pm, Complimentary Self Parking, &
Guaranteed Late Departure at 2:00pm
ANYONE WHO CHECKS OUT ON 9/6/09 WILL HAVE A GUARANTEED LATE CHECKOUT AT 6:00PM SO THAT THEY CAN ENJOY THE FREE SLACK KEY CONCERT ON OUR HAWAII LAWN
Reservation Info: Confirm your reservations between 8/7/09 - 9/12/09 by calling 1-888-488-3535.
Ask for Rate Code: PADDLE

Rates are per room, per night based on single/double occupancy and availability and do not include additional per room, per night charges that may be imposed or state/local taxes. Offer not applicable to groups. Not to be combined with other offers or promotions.

Come and visit us here in Kona!

A Hui Hou,

Stephanie


#1 Thu, 08/27/2009 - 2:18pm


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