Fiji Time: 5:29 AM on Friday 31 October

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / Sport

Fulaga trio win Triple Sailor event

Emoni Narawa
Saturday, August 23, 2014

FULAGA trio Setareki Domonisere, Joeli Taufa, Mosese Tamuyali won the Triple Sailor event of the Veitau Waqa-The Boat Lives competition, an official event of the Fiji Hibiscus Festival at the Suva Harbour yesterday.

Initiated by the Pacific Blue Foundation, the Triple Sailor is the newly introduced competition this year.

Tamuyali who is part of the winning crew said it was a proud moment for the trio.

"We never thought of winning this event," he said.

"It's the first time I am competing but my teammates have competed here before. This is one of the happiest moments of my life to be part of this Hibiscus sailing event."

Tamuyali said they used a brand new canoe yesterday. The canoe was just three days old, about 32ft long.





Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. On the rise
  2. Dob them!
  3. Murder trial on
  4. New $2 coin with Spanish flower for release
  5. Sweet success
  6. Minister: No drop in FEA bills
  7. Call for drug raids
  8. Canoes Down Under
  9. Department spends $1.4m
  10. $120m for water upgrade

Top Stories this Week

  1. PM's worry Sunday (26 Oct)
  2. Full pay while on leave Friday (24 Oct)
  3. Kepa's not weak Friday (24 Oct)
  4. Ryan speaks out Monday (27 Oct)
  5. 'Widespread abuse' Monday (27 Oct)
  6. Ryan's fight to help 7s Friday (24 Oct)
  7. Passport scam Wednesday (29 Oct)
  8. Theft by workers Monday (27 Oct)
  9. Equal rights Tuesday (28 Oct)
  10. Alert over fake visas Tuesday (28 Oct)