Tainui Waka Kapa Haka Regionals 2016 - Mōtai Tangata Rau

Defending champions of the 2014 Tainui regionals, who also went on to debut at their first Matatini Nationals last year in Christchurch, Mōtai-Tangata-Rau are the ninth team to take the stage at Claudelands Arena in Hamilton today.

Hailing from Ngāti Raukawa, the group was established in 2005 under the guidance of Paraone Gloyne and Ngahuia Kopa.

Today we show case the group's Whakaeke.