Topic: Kapa Haka

2018 Mātaatua Kapa Haka Regional Results

By Aroha Mane

Eighteen Mātaatua teams performed on stage at the Te Teko Racecourse over the last two days, all vying for a chance to represent their region at Te Matatini, in Te Whanganui-a-tara (Wellington) next year. All information and results about the competition available here.

The groups who performed (in order) were:

Day 1 – Saturday 17th February 2018
Ngāti Awa ki Rangitāiki Pakeke
Te Toka Tū
Awanuiārangi
Tūtara Kauika Kahurangi
Ngāti Pukeko Kaumātua
Korosins
Evergreens
Ngāi Te Rangi Pakeke
Matakana

Day 2 – Sunday 18th February 2018
Te Whānau a Apanui
Ōhinemataroa ki Ruatāhuna
Ruatāhuna Kākahu Māuku
Waioeka
Te Aranga
Ngāti Awa ki Rangitāiki
Te Kapa Haka o Ruātoki
Ōpōtiki mai Tawhiti
Tauira mai Tawhiti
Tūtara Kauika ki Rangatauira

The full results are:

Non Aggregate - Ngahau
1.Evergreens
2.Korosins
3. Matakana

Non Aggregate - WAIATA TIRA
1-Equal.Ōpōtiki mai Tawhiti/ Tauira mai Tawhiti
3.Te Whānau a Apanui

Aggregate – WHAKAEKE
1.Tauira mai Tawhiti
2. Te Whānau a Apanui
3.Ōpōtiki mai Tawhiti/ Tūtara Kauika ki Rangataua

Aggregate – MŌTEATEA
1-Equal.Tauira mai Tawhiti, Te Kapa Haka o Ruātoki
3.Ōpōtiki mai Tawhiti
Aggregate - WAIATA-Ā-RINGA
1.Ōpōtiki mai Tawhiti
2.Tauira mai Tawhiti
3.Te Kapa Haka o Ruātoki, Tūtara Kauika ki Rangataua, Te Whānau a Apanui

Aggregate – POI
1-Equal.Ōpōtiki mai Tawhiti, Te Whānau a Apanui
3.Tauira mai Tawhiti
Aggregate – HAKA
1-Equal.Te Whānau a Apanui, Tūtara Kauika ki Rangataua
3.Ōpōtiki mai Tawhiti, Tauira mai Tawhiti

Aggregate – WHAKAWĀTEA
1.Tūtara Kauika ki Rangataua
3-Equal.Ōpōtiki mai Tawhiti, Tauira mai Tawhiti, Te Whānau a Apanui

Aggregate – TE REO
1.Ōpōtiki mai Tawhiti, Te Kapa Haka o Ruātoki
3-Equal.Ruatāhuna Kākahu Māuku, Tūtara Kauika ki Rangataua.

Mātaatua teams advancing to Te Matatini 2019 are:
1. Ōpōtiki mai Tawhiti
2. Tauira mai Tawhiti,
3. Te Whānau a Apanui
4. Tūtara Kauika ki Rangataua
5. Te Kapa Haka o Ruātoki