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On behalf of Imua Family Services, our Bluesmiths Paddle Imua Planning Committee and the keiki of Camp Imua, MAHALO to all for joining us for the Fifth Annual BLUESMTIHS Paddle Imua this past Saturday, May 7th. Despite gnarly rain and water conditions, racers lined Maliko with every intention to charge.  This one-of-a-kind mission-based race was made all the more special as it commemorated it’s 5th anniversary as a direct benefit of Imua Family Services’ Camp Imua program.  Camp Imua provides a camp experience to Maui’s children with special needs and is celebrating its 40th anniversary this summer. Event sponsors included Zevenbergen Capital Investment, Nuestro…

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PADDLE IMUA 2016 Top winners are: Men’s OC1 Felipe Gomes Ryan Murphy Quinn Whiteford Women’s OC-1 Catherine Deboni Lisa Fanning Thersea Felgate Men’s OC-2 Junya McGurn & Dave Kalama Women’s OC-2 Michelle Cerizo Mixes OC-2 Kristina Dougherty Marian Frank Stephen Ross Men’s PDB Prone Nicholas Franco Hogan Kania George Foster Women’s PDB Prone Christine Corey Men’s Surfski Michael Owens Eric Rolozcski Doug Ruppenthal Men’s SUP 12’ Alex Mawae Searay Beltran Royle Taogoshi Women’s SUP 12′ Victoria Abbott Men’s SUP 14’ Bullet Obra Bart De Zwart Ryan Funk Women’s SUP 14’ Fiona Wylde Shanna Upton Alyssa Joy Men’s UNL SUP James…

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Bluesmiths Paddle Imua 2016 + Title Sponsor

Can you explain the mission behind BLUESMITHS Crafted Waterwear? Bluesmiths is all about building better gear for what we do. Our lives revolve in and around the ocean and we design and build clothing that makes that experience even better. We source the finest fabrics and technologies in the world, test them to near exhaustion here in Maui, and then tailor them into the best fitting gear we possibly can. We work with the best mills, factories and technology partners to bring new apparel concepts to water sports. We are lucky enough to work with some of the best athletes…

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