Today’s outriggers, a little faster than those first noted in the 16th Century.

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Give outrigger canoeing a try

Human-powered speed

As first noted by Magellan’s assistant in the 16th Century while in the Mariana Islands, outrigger canoes were faster and more maneuverable than any of the like-sized craft used by Europeans. The narrow canoes were ...


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