It’s happening for the fourth time, and we are incredibly excited once again to be the presenting sponsor.
On May 9th Maui’s ocean community will pull together once again in a unique way.
Athletes of all abilities and from multiple disciplines will be paddling the ten miles from Maliko Gulch to Kahului Harbor and the finish line at the Hawaiian Canoe Club.
The great thing about this event is that it’s for the benefit of Maui’s children with special needs. This means it draws everyone and you’ll likely paddle with the biggest names in the sport like Andrea Möller, Sonni Hönscheid , Dave Kalama and Loch Eggers to name but a few.
If you are a paddler or ocean enthusiast, please come and either paddle or join the ‘Ohana festival!
Learn more here: www.paddleimua.com and remember to Follow Paddle Imua on Instagram and on Facebook for more updates.
Happy Easter, everybody!
Aloha and mahalo,
Ocean Tester & Founder, Bluesmiths
With just two weeks until Bluesmiths Paddle Imua, it's time to sign-up and get ready to race!
Watch the 2016 race film and get inspired!
Condition: Measure ones body without the weight or bulk of clothes that may affect dimensions.
Height Target: Physical height.
Weight Target: Physical weight.
Chest Target (Men): Chest dimension at widest point, measured over peak of pectoral and lat muscles.
Chest Target (Women): Chest dimension at widest point, on Women usually measured at peak of bust.
Waist Target: Actual true waist dimension (the narrowest part of the torso, above the high hip bone, above where one normally
wears the waist of one's pants).
Full Hip Target: At the widest point of the low hips, at the fullest point of the seat or buttocks.
Inseam Target: With the pant snugged firmly into the crotch, from the center seam of the crotch, measure down along the leg,
past the ankle bone, to the floor, standing with feet at shoulder width.