Aloha Gene

Aloha Gene
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UTAH Stories Article-Hawaiian Canoe Club: Aloha from the Great Salt Lake

UTAH Stories Article-Hawaiian Canoe Club: Aloha from the Great Salt Lake
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Salt Lake Magazine Article-August 2014

Salt Lake Magazine Article-August 2014
Hui Paoakalani was featured in an article about the GSL in Salt Lake Magazine-August 2014 issue.

Thursday, May 23, 2013


Hui Paoakalani, Utah’s first Hawaiian Outrigger Canoe Club, is pleased to present the 5th Annual Duke Paoa Kahanamoku Great Salt Lake Water Fest.  This unique aquatic event will showcase Hawaiian Outrigger Canoe Sprint Racing (OC6) on the Great Salt Lake in honor of Hawaii’s greatest ambassador of ALOHA and first Olympic gold medalist – Duke Paoa Kahanamoku.  Paddlers from Hui Paoakalani as well as other paddlers will assist in celebrating Duke’s Legacy in this demonstrational aquatic racing event.  FREE Outrigger canoe rides will also be offered!!!!
The festivities are Saturday, June 29, 2013, 11 am – 4 pm.  The Duke Water Fest will take place on the shores of the Great Salt Lake Marina South. Exit off I-80 at Saltair.  A $2 State Park fee is required.  


The Hui will be out at the GSL Marina this coming Saturday (5/25) beginning at 10:00 am till 6:00 pm to paddle, talk story, and potluck (bring something to share if staying for lunch?). Please bring your signed waiver form and membership application with you (2012 Application is fine until we can post a 2013 PDF to the site). Please remember to pay your $2.00 entrance fee before you enter the marina.

Saturday, May 4, 2013

No Paddle/Potluck May 11th or May 18th

No paddle/potluck scheduled on Saturday May 11th or May 18th.
Hui Paoakalani's next paddle/potluck will be Saturday, May 25th.
See you on the lake in 3 weeks!
Hui Paoakalani