SPORT COMPETITION OF THE HEIVA

FRIDAY JUNE 29TH, 30TH OR JULY 7TH, 8TH in Events Tahiti

In several categories, speed races are staged for V1 (single paddler), V3, V6 and V16 canoes at the Tehoro beach in Mataiea, followed by a marathon race between Tahiti and Moorea. Then come the famous traditional races for sail-fitted outrigger canoes, not forgetting the traditional sports or Tuaro Maohi with disciplines such as coconut climbing, large stone raising, coconut husking… All the athletes must be dressed in a Oreo and wear flower crowns (lei).

Cultural Office – Te Fare Tauhiti Nui
Phone (689) 40.54.45.44
[email protected]

www.heiva.pf