We have NO special racer rates or specials this year for any accommodations/hotels (Maui and Molokai).
We apologize for any miscommunication.

A chartered ferry is not available this year. We encourage you to return to Maui on your escort boat.

Canoe Shipping & Handling

Canoe Shipping with Young Brothers (YB) for race start should be arranged to arrive on Maui the week of September 2,

Ship to Ka’ili Moikeha, Hawaiian Canoe Club, Pailolo Challenge (808) 893-2124.
** the Bill of Lading must identify the canoe name and crew team name

All canoes must be pre-paid. We will NOT pick up canoes that are not paid for or sent COD.

  • $75 for canoe pick up Kahului YB, storage and towing to race start
  • $50 for post race handling to Kaunakakai YB

Towing Arrangement online payment form is located here.

**PLEASE SHIP ON CARPET. All canoes shipped on tires will be charged $50**

Pre Race Maui Transportation

West Maui Taxi

Aloha Maui Taxi

Lahaina Taxi Service


How will you be getting back to Maui after the race?

All crews are required to have escort boats. Please arrange return with your escort.