Surf Park's Beanie Memorial was cancelled due to strong wind conditions.  We will let you know if it is rescheduled.

2017 RACE SEASON

Next Up:

Stan Cann Classic - January 7, 2017 at Hilo Bay

Mark your calendars!  Registration starts at 7:30 a.m. race start at 9:00 a.m.

Please send an email to HipaEmail@gmail.com if you have any questions or would like to help out for the 2017 Season!


Congratulations to our 2016 Point Series winners.  

OC1 Men 30-39 Samson Castillio 1st

OC1 Men 40-49 Eddie Hayward 1st, Theron Ogata 2nd, Alex De Miranda 3rd

OC1 Men 50-59 Hunter Anderson 1st, Lin Cox 2nd, Scott Ferry 3rd

OC1 Men 60+  Jeff Clemenson 1st

OC1 Men Novice Joshua Allen 1st, Lorin Sellars 2nd

OC1 Women 40-49 Tina Flower 1st

OC1 Women 50-59 Miri Sumida 1st, Leila Duim 2nd

OC1 Women Novice Linda Robb 1st

SUP Men Alec Fierman 1st

Va’a Men Kekua Nolan 1st, Zachary Judd 2nd, Koa Spoon 3rd

2016 Final Point Series Tally

  • Age group paddlers must participate in at least 6 same division races on the short and long course to qualify for point series awards.
  • Novice and Va'a categories must participate in at least 6 races. This allows for no short course Novice division at Keokea and HIPA  encourages the use of a rudder at Keokea.
  • Only categories with a potential award winner(s) have been listed.
  • The two relay races are one (1) participation point each.  
  • YOU HAVE TO BE A HIPA MEMBER TO QUALIFY FOR THE 2017 POINT SERIES.

 Race Fees for HIPA members in 2017

Each Race for 2017 will be only $15 for HIPA members in good standing and $25 for non-members.

Individual HIPA Memberships:   Adult $60 Junior $15 for 17 and under.

Family HIPA Membership: $120 for 2 adult paddlers & up to 2 children, 17 yrs & under

All HIPA memberships include use of the HIPA facilities at Honokahau harbor and $10 off each race entry fee.

HIPA Membership is included with storage rack fees at the HIPA halau.  Annual $180 ($160 for upper rack). Full payment due by 02/01/2017



Anyone that uses the HIPA facilities at Honokahau harbor must be a HIPA member in good standing.  The general public is able to use the harbor facilities at any time but our club area is only for HIPA members.  

More information about the HIPA halua at the Harbor can be found on the Halua Canoe Storage Page.  



 Photos from Abbott Galaher SeaMan race 11/12/16 Courtesy of Debra West

 Photos from Abbott Galaher SeaMan race 11/12/16

Courtesy of Debra West