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Maui Makani Classic Day 3

With a fairly big northwest swell rolling in and the return of light to moderate trade winds to Maui, competition kicked off today, starting with the pro heats. I arrived around 11am to an already packed Hookipa Beach Park that would just get more and more crowded as the day wore on. Official heats kicked […]

Waves Coming for AWT Maui Makani Classic

The 2012 Maui Makani Classic kicked off yesterday morning with opening ceremonies at Hookipa.The event kicked off with a traditional Hawaiian blessing and ceremony followed by head judge Matt Pritchard briefing the competitors on what to expect. Matt then released the competitors for the day due to flat conditions and light wind. Get the full […]

2012 AWT Maui Makani Classic

Professional windsurfing competition returns to Maui this week with the return of the American Windsurfing Tour’s Maui Makani Classic. Registration kicks off Wednesday evening with the first day of potential competition on Thursday. See the full schedule of events below and stay tuned to the AWT site and AWT Facebook page for the most up-to-date […]

Maui Makani Classic Video Compilation

The 2011 Maui Makani Classic wrapped things up earlier this week with light winds and big surf at Hookipa. If you weren’t here and you missed the live streaming, here’s the full set of AWT videos for this event. AWT Maui Makani Classic – The Pre-Show [vimeo]http://vimeo.com/31181316[/vimeo]   AWT Maui Makani Classic – Day One […]

Maui Makani Classic Days 1 & 2

Windsurfing competition returned to Maui yesterday with the Maui Makani Classic yesterday at Hookipa. Riders were released from day 1 of competition due to light wind and flat conditions, but Friday saw a new north swell arrive and light trade winds – enough to get the competition going. Competition started with round 1 of the […]