Moloka'i-O'ahu Through the Years: A History of the Moloka'i Outrigger Canoe Race

Moloka i O ahu Through the Years A History of the Moloka i Outrigger Canoe Race The Molokai Channel race is the oldest and most prestigious outrigger canoe race in the world This definitive book captures the challenge drama and tradition Over photos and illustrations

  • Title: Moloka'i-O'ahu Through the Years: A History of the Moloka'i Outrigger Canoe Race
  • Author: Peter Caldwell
  • ISBN: 9780915013524
  • Page: 184
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The Molokai Channel race is the oldest and most prestigious outrigger canoe race in the world This definitive book captures the challenge, drama, and tradition Over 600 photos and illustrations.

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    1. This is the second book in Peter Caldwell's series that chronicles the rich and colorful history of the Moloka'i-O'ahu outrigger canoe races, among Hawaii's largest annual sporting events. This beautiful volume covers both the men's (Moloka'i Hoe) and the women's (Na Wahine O Ke Kai) races, spanning the decade from 2006 to 2016. The thing that immediately grabs and pulls me into the book is the stunning beauty of the photographs that capture the racers in vigorous action, battling pounding waves [...]

    2. Always be aware, never underestimate.’Physician/photographer/outdoor adventurer/humanitarian Peter Caldwell is a unique man – and a higher compliment could not be made. Born in Schenectady, New York, his family moved to Pasadena, California where he attended school and later Pomona College followed by the UCLA School of Medicine where be became a pediatrician/pediatric cardiologist. As a physician he served as a battalion surgeon with the Marines in Vietnam in 1966-1967, moving to Hawaii aft [...]

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