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Heiva Tu'aro Maohi : traditional sports in the spotlight

Local event, Heritage event, Sporting event, Animations, Cultural, Dance, Unusual, Sports and recreation, Traditions and folklore in Papeete
  • Event organized by the Federation of Traditional Sports and Games

  • 📅 The full program, please clic here 📅


    Traditional sports competitions hold an important place in the Polynesian world. Organized by the 'Āmuitahira'a Tū'aro Mā'ohi Federation (FATM) since 2003, the competitions today bring together many associations and hundreds of licensees spread over the 5 archipelagos of Polynesia. Competitors from the Polynesian triangle are also expected.

    Dexterity, robustness, endurance, skill, many are the qualities required to triumph in these impressive...

    📅 The full program, please clic here 📅


    Traditional sports competitions hold an important place in the Polynesian world. Organized by the 'Āmuitahira'a Tū'aro Mā'ohi Federation (FATM) since 2003, the competitions today bring together many associations and hundreds of licensees spread over the 5 archipelagos of Polynesia. Competitors from the Polynesian triangle are also expected.

    Dexterity, robustness, endurance, skill, many are the qualities required to triumph in these impressive disciplines, which always arouse the admiration of a public always very numerous to follow them. Climbing coconut palms, lifting stones, throwing javelins, shelling coconuts, copra, fruit carrier races, traditional wrestling, not to mention the Va'a Taie regattas, each of these disciplines embodies some of the most authentic and authentic Polynesian traditions. the most spectacular.
  • Spoken languages
    • English
    • French
    • Tahitian
  • Accepted customers
    • Individuals
    • Groups
  • Rates
  • Free
Schedules
Schedules
  • From June 26, 2022 until July 17, 2022
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