Project Description

Polynesians and in general Pacific islanders are renowned to be great athletes – defying Mothernature and its dangers.

Javelin throwing

Polynesian sports are varied and often have their origins within the Ma’ohi culture. The most famous of them are the “va’a” (Polynesian canoe) and surfing, however other former disciplines have come through time and societal evolutions of The Islands Of Tahiti.

Polynesians' favorite sports

Polynesians’ favorite sports