The'Hawaiki Nui Va'a, large running canoes Polynesian, gathers every year in October over a hundred canoes on the starting line Huahine.
The first day, rowers must travel more than 44 km from the island Raiatea.
The second day is a race about 1 half hour, between the islands of Raiatea and Taha'a.
Finally, third and final day : 42 miles through the ocean that separates Taha'a Bora Bora. The arrival of the first canoes is always the opportunity for a big celebration in Bora Bora, which lasts until the end of the weekend.
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