Topics: Kapa Haka, Kura Tuarua

Te Kura Wiwini, Te Kura Wawana - Top 9 Recap

By Te Kāea

A recap of what spectators and supporters can expect to see in today's finals as groups vie for the prestigious Secondary Schools national kapa haka title.

Also, a few reminders of what YOU need to know for today's event:

- Māori Television will be posting the FULL performance of each group once they've finished to the Māori Television website & Te Kāea fb page. They will be NOT appear instantly, please be patient!

- Make sure to set your MySky record for 4:30pm on the Te Reo channel, a full highlights package will be broadcast from then until 9:30pm. This will be on television approx the same time as prizegiving at the event.

- Prizegiving results will be posted to the Te Kāea fb page first then a full results article can be found later this evening on the Māori Television website.

- Māori Television & Te Kāea have NO livestreaming rights to this event.

- Also, keep an eye on our Te Kāea fb page throughout today, we will be posting the rest of our albums for each session from the Pools, make sure you tag yourselves or your whānau in the photos and share!

Up first today is Kura Ki Uta (Ōpōtiki College) from Mataatua rohe

Te Wharekura o Hoani Waititi Marae from Tāmaki rohe
Ngā Kura Kaupapa Māori o Te Puku o Te Ika a Māui from Te Arawa rohe
Te Rōpū Raukura (RBHS & RGHS) from Te Arawa rohe

Te KKM o Te Rāwhitiroa from Te Tai Tokerau rohe
Taiohi Tātaki (Massey High School) from Tāmaki rohe
Rītana (Lytton High School) from Te Tairāwhiti rohe
Ngā Puna o Waiōrea (Western Springs College) from Tāmaki rohe
Te Wharekura o Rākaumangamanga from Waikato-Tainui rohe
Good luck to all of the teams standing today!  Remember you watch watch full performances here on the Māori Television website throughout the day (delayed), as well as a highlights package starting at 4:30pm this afternoon on the Te Reo channel.