Posts Tagged ‘Diving’

The Best Afterwork Dive ever!

Friday, May 8th, 2009

After weeks of gusty trade winds, the weather finally shaped up and I got a call from Travis Kashiwa to see if I’d like to go for an after-work dive. More »

Diving Maui

Saturday, December 13th, 2008

My friend just posted this little vid on youtube a few hours ago.  It’s a short clip of me diving maui.
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Back to Maui

Thursday, December 11th, 2008

Back to Maui

by Kimi Werner

Going back home to Maui is so much fun. I’ve been flying back more than ever lately, and each visit home just makes me want to return there for good. I got to spend Thanksgiving in Makawao, and it was incredible. The trade winds were up and the water was dirty, but my dad, Christy, Garrett and I decided to go for a quick shore dive anyway. All my next door neighbor wanted me to return with was a big nenue so that he could make some poke, and all I was hoping to find was a kumu or two. Low and behold, we were both in for some luck.

Nenue and Kumu

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The Roi Roundup

Tuesday, December 9th, 2008

Last month, spearfisherman held a tournament in Lahaina in conjunction with the International Year of the Reef to rid the reef of invasive fish. The Roi Roundup, as it was called, sent 80 divers into the waters right off of the Maui coast to spear the predators. According to the Honolulu advertiser, each roi eats an average of 146 fish per year and organizers say the roundup brought in 218 roi, which will save 31,000 fish per year.
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