Islands of Wonder

A Race to Honor Hawaii’s Ancestors

Clip: Episode 3 | 4m 17s | Video has closed captioning.

In honor of their seafaring ancestors, Hawaii hosts one of the world’s biggest canoe races every year, the Na Wahine O Ke Kai or “Women of the Sea.” The teams race across 42 miles of open ocean from the island of Molokai to Oahu, where they finish at the shores of Oahu’s capital city, Honolulu.

Aired: 09/30/20

Rating: TV-G

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