Waka Ama

COACH: Mariette Dodd

STAFF CONTACT: Mariette Dodd

CONTACT EMAIL: doodm@waihekehigh.school.nz

TEAM COACHES: Mariette Dodd and Tony Wood

PRACTICE TIMES: Tuesday & Thursday: 4:00 - 5:00pm at the Piritahi Marae.

MATCH TIMES:

  • AKSS Regatta: March (Orakei Basin)
  • NZSS Regatta: March (Rotorua)

TOURNAMENTS: TBC

APPROXIMATE FEES: TBC

UNIFORM: Waiheke High School Uniforms supplied

KEY SKILLS: Full commitment to training and matches; Ability to perform the forward paddle in time with: front arm extended, elbow locked, forwards reach, roation of upper body and torso, pull water to hip only, paddle exit form hip, ability to switch legs in sitting position; Good tactical awareness and appreciation of rules.

REP OPPORTUNITIES: A strong performance in the AKSS regatta will result in opportunities to represent New Zealand Secondary School Waka Ama.

MORE INFORMATION: www.wakaama.co.nz