A prestigious event that in some respects has lost its impetus in recent times was revived as the Waikato region hosted the Aotearoa National Māori Surfing Championships at Mōkau over the weekend.
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Last night Native Affairs shared a story about Richard Te Aniwaniwa Christie, a world-class surfer from Paihia. After complications around qualifying for the world champs, he lost almost everything.
Kia eke panuku, kia eke Tangaroa - The world qualifying series is where elite surfers vie for the opportunity to break onto the world tour and take home a world title.
Making a name for himself on the surfing circuit is this year's U14 national champion, Kehu Butler. He's only 12 years old, but he's a rock for his family.