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Puna Canoe Club Regatta Results & Photos

— July 7, 2012 —

The Kai 'Opua Canoe Club remains undefeated in the 2012 MOKU regatta season. Results from the latest regatta are listed below. Click Here to view photos of the regatta. (taken by Kris Hazard)

Canoe Club Standings:

Kai Opua Canoe Club 207 
Keauhou Canoe Club 172
Puna Canoe Club  169 
Keaukaha Canoe Club 154 
Kai 'Ehitu 116 
Kawaihae Canoe Club 99 
Kamehameha Canoe Club 89 
Paddlers of Laka 48 
Hui Wa'a O Waiakea 39 
Keoua Canoe Club 22 
Na Wa'a Hanakahi 19 
Waikoloa Canoe Club 18 
Kailana Canoe Club 6 B  

Girls 12
1 Kai ‘Ehitu 2:10.69 (Nayeli Silva-Kahalewai, Mahinalani Bonomi, Tatiana Macomber, Tiana Gilbert, Olivia McKellar, Kealoha Dinson)
2 Paddlers of Laka 2:12.90
3 Keauhou Canoe Club 2:13.52
4 Keaukaha Canoe Club 2:14.32
5 Puna Canoe Club 2:15.11
6 Kai Opua Canoe Club 2:16.40
7 Waikoloa Canoe Club 2:53.87
8 Keoua Canoe Club 3:17.14
DQ Kailana Canoe Club
SCR Kamehameha Canoe Club
SCR Hui Wa’a O Waiakea
SCR Kawaihae Canoe Club

Boys 12
1 Kai Opua Canoe Club 1:56.37 (Hunter Torres, Hanalei Akazawa, Jack Menke-Siefkin, Myles Shirai, Connor Kai Bunnell, Lamaku Kekaualua-Nacis)
2 Kai ‘Ehitu 2:00.36
3 Paddlers of Laka 2:05.29
4 Keauhou Canoe Club 2:09.05
5 Hui Wa’a O Waiakea 2:12.10
6 Puna Canoe Club 2:20.08
7 Keaukaha Canoe Club 2:20.60
8 Waikoloa Canoe Club 2:54.30
SCR Kawaihae Canoe Club
SCR Keoua Canoe Club
SCR Kamehameha Canoe Club

Mixed Boys and Girls 12
1 Kai Opua Canoe Club 2:02.39 (Connor Kai Bunnell, Myles Shirai, Cheyshia Materne, Maimiti Otare, Lee Ana Ament, Lamaku Kekaualua-Nacis)
2 Kai ‘Ehitu 2:04.47
3 Kawaihae Canoe Club 2:05.21
4 Keaukaha Canoe Club 2:08.54
5 Paddlers of Laka 2:11.13
6 Puna Canoe Club 2:19.18
7 Kamehameha Canoe Club 2:23.56
8 Keauhou Canoe Club 2:30.12
9 Kailana Canoe Club 2:30.54
10 Keoua Canoe Club 2:38.09
11 Waikoloa Canoe Club 3:05.95

Girls 13
1 Kai ‘Ehitu 2:01.86 (Malia Kamaka-Chapman, Lehua Rapozo-Miller, Tatiana Macomber, Teagan Travalino, Olivia McKellar, Noe Balanay)
2 Kai Opua Canoe Club 2:02.27
3 Paddlers of Laka 2:05.84
4 Puna Canoe Club 2:06.14
5 Keaukaha Canoe Club 2:09.96
6 Hui Wa’a O Waiakea 2:12.02
SCR Keoua Canoe Club
SCR Kawaihae Canoe Club
SCR Keauhou Canoe Club

Boys 13
1 Puna Canoe Club 1:46.74 (Manu Sevao, Oli Leialoha, Brennen Cachola, Gabriel Frazier-Jenkins, Kanaiela DeCoito, Trenton Kuamo’o)
2 Kai Opua Canoe Club 1:47.09
3 Kai ‘Ehitu 1:50.57
4 Paddlers of Laka 1:57.63
5 Kawaihae Canoe Club 1:59.28
6 Keauhou Canoe Club 2:00.07
7 Keaukaha Canoe Club 2:05.98
8 Hui Wa’a O Waiakea 2:06.39
9 Kailana Canoe Club 2:26.78

Women Novice B
1 Kai Opua Canoe Club 1:52.20 (Ciara Van Velsor, Katie Summers, Beth Bernhardt, Christian O’Connor, Monica Price, Anne Cole)
2 Puna Canoe Club 1:54.84
3 Kai ‘Ehitu 1:55.98
4 Keauhou Canoe Club 1:58.50
5 Kawaihae Canoe Club 2:00.03
6 Na Wa’a Hanakahi 2:03.81
7 Keaukaha Canoe Club 2:16.97
SCR Kamehameha Canoe Club

Girls 14
1 Kai Opua Canoe Club 1:54.12 (Kawailani Bonomi, Irma Valencia Becerra, Jade Torres, Phoenix-Claudia Hauanio, Reiko Ikeno, Charlei Young-Kaaihue)
2 Kai ‘Ehitu 1:59.66
3 Keauhou Canoe Club 2:00.02
4 Keaukaha Canoe Club 2:02.02
5 Kamehameha Canoe Club 2:05.76
6 Kawaihae Canoe Club 2:06.59
7 Hui Wa’a O Waiakea 2:07.92
8 Waikoloa Canoe Club 2:13.37
9 Puna Canoe Club 2:23.47
SCR Keoua Canoe Club

Boys 14
1 Puna Canoe Club 1:40.07 (Nikolai Wassman, Noah Lautalo, Grant Kauahi Jr., Kalani Fujiyama-Medeiros, Branden Leialoha, Byron Cachola)
2 Keaukaha Canoe Club 1:43.39
3 Kai Opua Canoe Club 1:46.38
4 Kai ‘Ehitu 1:51.94
5 Kawaihae Canoe Club 1:58.39
6 Hui Wa’a O Waiakea 2:00.74
SCR Kamehameha Canoe Club

Mixed Novice B
1 Kai ‘Ehitu 1:44.73 (David deCarvalho, Deborah Richard, Mark Monger, Petra Shea, Kristy Hardy, William Enojardo)
2 Keauhou Canoe Club 1:44.98
3 Puna Canoe Club 1:47.01
4 Kai Opua Canoe Club 1:55.87
5 Kamehameha Canoe Club 1:57.99
6 Keaukaha Canoe Club 1:59.81
DQ Kawaihae Canoe Club 1:48.29
DQ Na Wa’a Hanakahi 1:46.75

Girls 15
1 Keaukaha Canoe Club 4:27.07 (Pikake Oliveira-Mahuka, Loke Milare, Tita Hall-Peleiholani, Savannah DePonte, Pumehana Nobriga, Amy McBride)
2 Kai Opua Canoe Club 4:29.83
3 Kai ‘Ehitu 4:49.63
4 Keauhou Canoe Club 5:22.55

Boys 15
1 Hui Wa’a O Waiakea 4:00.53 (Bronson Napoleon, Wyatt Dudoit, Suwaiter Poch, Dilyn-John Kekaualua-Nacis, Jordan Dodd, Aven Kualii)
2 Kai Opua Canoe Club 4:04.33
3 Keaukaha Canoe Club 4:08.60
4 Puna Canoe Club 4:11.01
5 Kai ‘Ehitu 4:22.24
6 Kamehameha Canoe Club 4:38.76

Men Novice B
1 Keauhou Canoe Club 3:47.36 (Todd Wanke, Dustan Esteban, Preston Faini, Mikah Pada, Donald Goings, Peter Dahlberg)
2 Puna Canoe Club 3:56.89
3 Kai ‘Ehitu 3:58.85
4 Kai Opua Canoe Club 4:00.29
5 Kamehameha Canoe Club 4:03.64
6 Keaukaha Canoe Club 4:19.64
7 Kawaihae Canoe Club 4:20.03

Girls 16 & Under
1 Kai Opua Canoe Club 4:27.28 (Justyce Torres, Gabriele Lovell, Janelle Quinn, Vailana Akeo-Taetuna, Joelle Kahalewai, Ashley Alani De-Mello)
2 Keaukaha Canoe Club 4:42.24
3 Kai ‘Ehitu 4:45.62
4 Kamehameha Canoe Club 4:52.20
5 Kawaihae Canoe Club 4:55.97

Boys 16 & Under
1 Kai Opua Canoe Club 3:47.75 (Ha’aheo Kaiawe, Rafael Flores, Isaiah Hauanio, Devin Vandervoort, Kepa Kalima-Padillio, Ka’u Kin In)
2 Hui Wa’a O Waiakea 4:01.78
3 Kawaihae Canoe Club 4:11.70
4 Keaukaha Canoe Club 4:20.59
5 Kamehameha Canoe Club 4:29.57

Girls 18 & Under
1 Kai Opua Canoe Club 4:32.18 (Ashley Gross, Lorelei Nakagawa, Miranda Villegas, Kayli Towler, Sara Ingram, Faran Brown)
2 Keaukaha Canoe Club 4:37.17
3 Kamehameha Canoe Club 4:58.95
4 Kawaihae Canoe Club 5:18.98
5 Hui Wa’a O Waiakea 5:27.35
SCR Kailana Canoe Club

Boys 18 & Under
1 Kai Opua Canoe Club 8:14.69 (Kaniela Hauanio, RJ DeMello-Crampton, Jason Fowler, Rafael Flores, Conner Costales, Drew Lincoln)
2 Kamehameha Canoe Club 8:49.22
3 Keaukaha Canoe Club 9:16.78
4 Hui Wa’a O Waiakea 9:45.60
SCR Kawaihae Canoe Club
SCR Kai ‘Ehitu

Women Novice A
1 Puna Canoe Club 4:24.26 (Harriet Parsons, Ariel Moniz, Shan Lessary-Picar, Torrie Suda, Ruth Hamakawa, Danielle Downey)
2 Keauhou Canoe Club 4:28.87
3 Kawaihae Canoe Club 4:35.42
4 Keaukaha Canoe Club 4:36.50
5 Kamehameha Canoe Club 4:44.50
6 Kai ‘Ehitu 4:44.99
7 Kai Opua Canoe Club 5:15.29

Men Novice A
1 Keauhou Canoe Club 7:49.83 (Jarrod Dryer, Keone Au, Chandler Nacino, Jeremy Jaentsch, Jason Gabriel, Ken Tanaka)
2 Puna Canoe Club 7:54.85
3 Kawaihae Canoe Club 8:00.14
4 Kai Opua Canoe Club 8:01.03
5 Kai ‘Ehitu 8:22.32
SCR Keaukaha Canoe Club

Women Freshmen
1 Kai Opua Canoe Club 8:45.15 (Leann Alani, Melanie Kelekolio, Tiapepe Ulufaleilupe, Maile Leslie, Glo Ivy Estaban-Pond, Lelia Kanuha)
2 Kawaihae Canoe Club 8:45.94
3 Puna Canoe Club 9:08.35
4 Keauhou Canoe Club 10:20.51
5 Keaukaha Canoe Club 10:55.65

Men Freshmen
1 Keauhou Canoe Club 7:20.49 (Kua Nolan, Justin Warren, Jeff Silva, Trey Cox III, Ikaika Hauanio, Daniel Chun)
2 Kai Opua Canoe Club 7:37.73
3 Puna Canoe Club 7:47.95
4 Kamehameha Canoe Club 8:03.57
5 Keaukaha Canoe Club 8:23.82
6 Kai ‘Ehitu 8:36.26
7 Kawaihae Canoe Club 9:18.96

Women Sophomore
1 Kai Opua Canoe Club 8:20.42 (Nicki Lacey-Enos, Rebekah Lussia’a, Nicola Fernandez, Grace Emanuel, Tiapepe Ulufaleilupe, Melanie Kelekolio)
2 Kawaihae Canoe Club 8:56.99
3 Kamehameha Canoe Club 9:14.81
4 Puna Canoe Club 9:29.35
5 Keaukaha Canoe Club 9:44.32
SCR Keauhou Canoe Club

Men Sophomore
1 Keauhou Canoe Club 7:42.19 (Josh Holt, Peter Olson, Chevise Conte, Ka’eo Peterson, Ikaika Kaawa, Robert Olson)
2 Kai Opua Canoe Club 7:49.43
3 Keaukaha Canoe Club 7:56.06
4 Kamehameha Canoe Club 8:00.08
5 Puna Canoe Club 8:21.03
6 Hui Wa’a O Waiakea 8:31.30
7 Kai ‘Ehitu 8:31.59
8 Keoua Canoe Club 8:38.27
9 Na Wa’a Hanakahi 8:50.56
10 Kawaihae Canoe Club 8:53.78
11 Paddlers of Laka 9:27.23

Women Junior
1 Kai Opua Canoe Club 8:58.36 (Oilipua Atkinson, Chelsey Tanoai, Tatiana Tan, Darcy Daniel, Dondi Dawson, Angela Faanunu)
2 Puna Canoe Club 9:12.77
3 Kai ‘Ehitu 9:17.72
4 Keaukaha Canoe Club 9:36.86
5 Keauhou Canoe Club 9:41.48
6 Kawaihae Canoe Club 10:23.26
SCR Kamehameha Canoe Club

Men Junior
1 Keauhou Canoe Club 7:31.96 (Kua Nolan, Koa Paulo, Edward II Aldridge, Trey Cox III, Daniel Chun, Jeff Silva)
2 Puna Canoe Club 7:40.85
3 Kai Opua Canoe Club 7:48.69
4 Kamehameha Canoe Club 7:50.84
5 Keaukaha Canoe Club 8:13.53
6 Kai ‘Ehitu 9:23.15
SCR Kawaihae Canoe Club

Women Senior

Men Senior

Women Masters (40)
1 Puna Canoe Club 9:04.75 (Shannon Takabayashi, Kim Rowe, Trevella Williams, Mamo Brown, Raene Aki, Aunty Jen Holani)
2 Kamehameha Canoe Club 9:08.75
3 Kai Opua Canoe Club 9:12.59
4 Keaukaha Canoe Club 9:20.09
5 Kawaihae Canoe Club 9:27.72
6 Keauhou Canoe Club 10:27.28
SCR Na Wa’a Hanakahi
SCR Waikoloa Canoe Club

Men Masters (40)
1 Keauhou Canoe Club 7:27.19 (Nue Youderian, Mesepa Tanoai, Kevin Lindsey, Hunter Anderson, Ian Foo, Bruce Ayau)
2 Keaukaha Canoe Club 7:35.22
3 Puna Canoe Club 7:35.61
4 Kai Opua Canoe Club 7:46.87
5 Hui Wa’a O Waiakea 8:12.18
6 Kawaihae Canoe Club 8:12.91
7 Na Wa’a Hanakahi 9:10.56
SCR Kai ‘Ehitu
SCR Kamehameha Canoe Club

Woman (65)

Men (65)

Woman Masters (60 yrs)
1 Keauhou Canoe Club 4:28.86 (Sue Lalanne, Sammie Stanbro, Patty Eames, Beve Schorr, Lonny Higgins, Kaeti Ecker)
2 Kamehameha Canoe Club 4:49.21
3 Keaukaha Canoe Club 5:10.46
SCR Kawaihae Canoe Club

Men Masters (60 yrs)
1 Keauhou Canoe Club 3:59.84 (Richard Everett, Lorrin Ching, Mel Pauole, Peter Lasich, Gil Niday, Bob Bruce)
2 Keaukaha Canoe Club 4:15.56
3 Paddlers of Laka 4:16.26
4 Kawaihae Canoe Club 4:16.64
DQ Kai Opua Canoe Club 4:23.39

Women Golden Masters (55)
1 Puna Canoe Club 4:37.03 (Susan O’Shaughnessy, Patricia Jaworski, Bev Tuaolo, Nora Blanco, Ellen Williams, Debbie Noland)
2 Keauhou Canoe Club 4:42.89
3 Kamehameha Canoe Club 5:04.46
4 Kai Opua Canoe Club 5:26.18
5 Kawaihae Canoe Club 5:26.98
6 Keaukaha Canoe Club 5:31.91

Men Golden Masters (55)
1 Keaukaha Canoe Club 3:55.55 (Kerry Long, Frantik JEFF Clemenson, David Lipp, Capt Crunch Millington, nubs Furumo, Mike Shintaku)
2 Kai Opua Canoe Club 3:58.55
3 Keauhou Canoe Club 4:03.12
4 Kawaihae Canoe Club 4:33.32
5 Paddlers of Laka 4:48.92

Senior Women Masters (50)
1 Puna Canoe Club 4:19.75 (Maud Gooch, Debra Cheever-Follett, Betty Johns, Carmen Bowman, Marcia Johansen, Aloha Mauhili)
2 Keauhou Canoe Club 4:23.74
3 Kamehameha Canoe Club 4:39.30
4 Kawaihae Canoe Club 4:54.42
5 Kai Opua Canoe Club 5:05.11
6 Keaukaha Canoe Club 5:19.18

Senior Men Masters (50)
1 Puna Canoe Club 3:41.61 (Steve Blyth, Michael O’Shaughnessy, Afa Tuaolo, Brian Peterson, Paul Malama, Bubba Baldado)
2 Kai Opua Canoe Club 3:43.99
3 Keaukaha Canoe Club 3:57.92
4 Kamehameha Canoe Club 4:12.23
SCR Kawaihae Canoe Club

Mixed Masters (60)
1 Keauhou Canoe Club 4:24.60 (Marianne Starr, Diane Neubert, Lawrence Goff, Kaeti Ecker, Peter Lasich, Terry Trinidad)
2 Keaukaha Canoe Club 4:34.20
3 Paddlers of Laka 4:35.64
4 Kawaihae Canoe Club 4:42.70
5 Kamehameha Canoe Club 4:56.78
6 Kai Opua Canoe Club 5:07.83

Mixed Masters (55)
1 Keauhou Canoe Club 4:06.77 (Mel Pauole, Robert Vatter, Kathy Kaai, Ned Burns, Lonny Higgins, Sammie Stanbro)
2 Puna Canoe Club 4:16.38
3 Kamehameha Canoe Club 4:21.38
4 Keaukaha Canoe Club 4:21.94
5 Kai Opua Canoe Club 4:27.65
6 Kawaihae Canoe Club 4:34.93
SCR Keoua Canoe Club

Mixed Masters (40)
1 Keaukaha Canoe Club 3:58.82 (Louie Mendonca, Ryan Tanner, S.M.T. Tomori, Goi Korpaisan, Dee Torres, Cindy Van Guilder)
2 Puna Canoe Club 3:59.53
3 Kai Opua Canoe Club 4:01.19
4 Keauhou Canoe Club 4:01.97
5 Kawaihae Canoe Club 4:11.90
6 Kai ‘Ehitu 4:18.77
7 Na Wa’a Hanakahi 4:21.02
8 Kamehameha Canoe Club 4:32.18
9 Waikoloa Canoe Club 4:37.60

Women Open Four
1 Kai Opua Canoe Club 4:18.85 (Maile Leslie, Sarah Egan, Dondi Dawson, Grace Emanuel)
2 Kawaihae Canoe Club 4:19.10
3 Puna Canoe Club 4:33.16
4 Keaukaha Canoe Club 4:35.25
5 Keauhou Canoe Club 4:48.99
6 Kamehameha Canoe Club 4:51.42
7 Kai ‘Ehitu 5:00.96
8 Keoua Canoe Club 5:09.77
9 Na Wa’a Hanakahi 5:10.85
10 Waikoloa Canoe Club 5:28.81
11 Paddlers of Laka 5:34.04

Men Open Four
1 Keaukaha Canoe Club 3:48.68 (Terry Andrade, Malani Alameda, Keahi Warfield, Nate Kaluhiwa)
2 Kai Opua Canoe Club 3:49.44
3 Puna Canoe Club 3:51.09
4 Keauhou Canoe Club 3:55.11
5 Kamehameha Canoe Club 3:59.40
6 Kawaihae Canoe Club 4:02.53
7 Kai ‘Ehitu 4:07.58
8 Hui Wa’a O Waiakea 4:14.33
9 Waikoloa Canoe Club 4:17.16
10 Keoua Canoe Club 4:21.49
11 Na Wa’a Hanakahi 4:51.18
12 Paddlers of Laka 5:11.17

Mixed Men and Women
1 Keauhou Canoe Club 3:51.02 (Shannon Au, Kolina Chao, Hi’ilei Aldridge, Ikaika Hauanio, Salesi Apina, Mesepa Tanoai)
2 Kai Opua Canoe Club 3:52.24
3 Puna Canoe Club 3:54.01
4 Kawaihae Canoe Club 3:55.86
5 Keaukaha Canoe Club 3:57.80
6 Kai ‘Ehitu 4:08.73
7 Keoua Canoe Club 4:09.33
8 Paddlers of Laka 4:19.10
9 Na Wa’a Hanakahi 4:24.34
10 Waikoloa Canoe Club 4:25.01
11 Kamehameha Canoe Club 4:25.61
12 Kailana Canoe Club 4:36.89
13 Hui Wa’a O Waiakea 5:03.90

Records Broken
Event 3 12 Mix
(Old Record: 2:03.80, by Kai Opua, date: 6/30/12)
New Record: 2:02.39, Kai Opua.

Event 5 13 Boys
(Old Record: 1:50.94, by Keaukaha, date: 2011)
New Record: 1:46.74, Puna
2nd New Record:: 1:47.09, by Kai Opua
3rd New Record:: 1:50.57, Kai Ehitu

Event 6 Women Novice “B”
(Old Record: 1:56.60, Kawaihae, 2011)
New Record:: 1:52.20, Kai Opua.
2nd New Record:: 1:54.84, Puna
3rd New Record:: 1:55.98, Kai Ehitu

Event 7 14 Girls
(Old Record: 1:58.57, Kai Opua, 6/30/12)
New Record:: 1:54.12, Kai Opua

Event 8 14 Boys
(Old Record: 1:44.70, Puna, 6/30/12)
New Record:: 1:40.07, Puna.
2nd New Record:: 1:43.39, Keaukaha

Event 9 Mix Novice “B”
(Old Record: 1:45.20, Keauhou, 2011)
New Record:: 1:44.73, Kai Ehitu.
2nd New Record:: 1:44.98, Keauhou

Event 13 16 Girls
(Old Record: 4:29.10, Kai Opua, 2011)
New Record:: 4:27.28, Kai Opua

Event 21 Women Sophomore
(Old Record: 8:41.37, Kai Opua, 2011)
New Record:: 8:20.42, Kai Opua

Event 31 Women Masters (60)
(Old Record: 4:38.12, Keauhou, 2011)
New Record:: 4:28.86, Keauhou

Event 32 Men Masters (60)
(Old Record: 4:04.48, Keauhou, 2011)
New Record:: 3:59.84, Keauhou

Event 34 Men Golden Masters (55)
(Old Record: 3:56.56, Keaukaha,6/30/12)
New Record::3:55.55, Keaukaha

Event 35 Senior Women Masters (50)
(Old Record: 4:27.04, Puna, 6/30/12)
New Record:: 4:19.75, Puna.
2nd New Record:: 4:23.74, Keauhou

Event 36 Senior Men Masters (50)
(Old Record: 3:42.83, Kai Opua, 6/30/12)
New Record:: 3:41.61, Puna

Event 40 Women Open Four
(Old Record: 4:20.53, Kawaihae, 6/30/12)
New Record:: 4:18.85, Kai Opua
2nd New Record:: 4:19.10, Kawaihae

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