3 Days of Aloha in the Pacific Northwest

Mahalo to all of the competitors in the 2014 Hapa Haole Hula Competition. You all danced beautifully and we are honored by your participation. Here are this year’s winners:

Keiki Group
1st - Hālau Nā Wai Ola.  Kumu: Kau`i Kahuku
2nd - Hula Halau O Leihuluonalani.   Kumu: Leila Fernadez Matthews
3rd - 'A'a I Ka Hula Kanikapila.   Kumu: Kaimana LoBue

Mr. Hapa Haole
1st - Anson Kahuku. Hālau Nā Wai Ola.  Kumu: Kau`i Kahuku

Wahine Group
1st – Halu Kia`i o ka Hula.  Kumu: Josie deBaat
2nd – Aulani Hula Halau.  Kumu: Sharon Smith
3rd – Hālau Nā Wai Ola.  Kumu: Kau`i Kahuku

Combined Group
1st – Hālau Nā Wai Ola.  Kumu: Kau`i Kahuku

Kupuna Group
1st – Hālau Nā Wai Ola.  Kumu: Kau`i Kahuku
2nd – Halau Hula `O Lono  Kumu: Manuiki Hoopii Lono
3rd – Halau Hula Ka'Uhane O Ka Pakipika  Kumu: Paddy Wailani Kauhane

Comic Hula
1st – Uncle Kaua Wong. Hālau Nā Wai Ola.  Kumu: Kau`i Kahuku

Ms Sophisticated
1st – Kehaunana Pickford, Halau Hula `O Lono  Kumu: Manuiki Hoopii Lono
2nd – Allison Paul, Hula Halau Ma’e Ma’e Kapua O Kahala.  Kumu: Paul Tavai Latta
3rd – Grace Browne, Halu Kia`i o ka Hula.  Kumu: Josie deBaat

Miss Hapa Haole
1st – Sharissa Makalani Hamson, Owyhee Hula Ohana.  Kumu: Alva “Cheech” Easterling 
2nd – Paola Villa, Hula Halau Ma’e Ma’e Kapua O Kahala   Kumu: Paul Tavai Latta
3rd –  Kathleen Uy, Halu Kia`i o ka Hula.  Kumu: Josie de Baat


2013 Photo Gallery CLICK HERE
2012 Photo Gallery 
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