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  1. Video for Māori surfing strong at National Surfing Championships
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    Māori surfing strong at National Surfing Championships

    The state of Māori surfing is evidently strong with the Under 14 boys stepping up to the plate today on day three at the National Surfing Championships in Piha. Three of those surfers are Māori and excelling.

  2. Video for Local knowledge helps Māori surfer into next round of National Surfing Champs
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    Local knowledge helps Māori surfer into next round of National Surfing Champs

    Day two of the National Surfing Championships in Piha and local knowledge of the conditions has proved a deciding factor for young Māori surfer Elliot Paerata-Reid, who won his heat this morning.

  3. Video for Māori surfers among competition favourites at National Surfing Championships
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    Māori surfers among competition favourites at National Surfing Championships

    Three Māori junior surfers are amongst the competition favourites at this year's National Surfing Championships. The preeminent competition got underway at Auckland's Piha beach with the Junior U18s taking to the waters first.

  4. Video for Kite surfing drama proves Metservice warnings should not be taken lightly
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    Kite surfing drama proves Metservice warnings should not be taken lightly

    MetService has warned Wellington's large swell around the east coast of the capital are not to be taken lightly as a courageous kite surfer near Lyall Bay got caught in the swell and nearly disappeared.

  5. Video for Native Affairs Summer Series - Ancient Māori surfing
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    Native Affairs Summer Series- Ancient Māori surfing

    When we think surfing origins, Hawaiʻi frequently springs to mind and surfing royalty like King Kamehamehaa. But, we’re often unaware that Māori were surfing here several hundred years ago and that we had our own wave riding rangatira. That’s according to one Māori surfing specialist.

  6. Video for Native Affairs – Surfing Lessons
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    Native Affairs – Surfing Lessons

    Māori have been traversing the Pacific ocean for centuries on double hull waka. But did you know that for hundreds of years we've also been surfing on ancient Māori surf boards? We went to the Māori Surfing National's in Waitara to find out more.

  7. Video for Māori surfers contest for No 1 Title at Backdoor BayBash
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    Māori surfers contest for No 1 Title at Backdoor BayBash

    Some of NZ’s top surfers have converged at Hawkes Bay’s Waimarama beach for the Backdoor BayBash competition.

  8. Video for Butler, Hutchieson dominate Māori Surfing Nationals
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    Butler, Hutchieson dominate Māori Surfing Nationals

    Kehu Butler from Ngāi Te Rangi and Zhana Hutchieson from Te Atiawa are the Open title winners from the Māori Surfing Nationals held in Waitara.  

  9. Video for Māori researcher seeks to understand 'surf rage'
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    Māori researcher seeks to understand 'surf rage'

    A Māori Massey University researcher is looking to find out why some surfers erupt into what’s called ‘surf rage’ and what can be done about it.

  10. Video for Kereopa gives back to the next generation of surfers
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    Kereopa gives back to the next generation of surfers

    The former Māori and national title holder Daniel Kereopa of Tainui is encouraging newcomers to give it a go at New Zealander's biggest gathering of Māori surfers which will take place during Labour Weekend, where they will learn many skills.

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