We are excited to announce the following Rangatahi as our inaugural Te Reo Taiohi o Nga Kaihoe o Aotearoa rōpū! We would like to send a mihi to the regions that connected us with the Rangatahi from within their rohe. Ngā mihi maioha ki a koutou ngā Rangatahi! Thank you for putting forward your name to be a part of Te Reo Taiohi o Nga Kaihoe o Aotearoa (Rangatahi Voice for Waka Ama NZ). On behalf of our Waka Ama NZ Board and CEO Lara Collins, we are excited about the formation of this rōpū and are looking forward to working with you.
Stay tuned for more information about each Rangatahi and the awesome kaupapa and kōrero that will come from an amazing group!
First official Te Reo Taiohi (TRT) Zui!
Top Row (from the left) - Tara Ikinofo, Amiria & Ngahuia Mita, Lara Collins, Turanga Barclay-Kerr - WANZ
Second Row (from the left) - Jessicah Fa'afoi, Andrew Childs, Isabella Palememe-Itunu, Elite Reti
Third Row (from the left) - Komene Te Tai, Kiara Henry, Tupuria King (WANZ), Mairangi Campbell
Fourth Row (from the left) - Manawa Irwin, Nate Cashell, Kacey Ngataki, Kiana Ria Renata-Kokiri
Fifth Row - Ngatuire Hapi
Te Reo Taiohi Terms of Reference are available on our website.