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Taleni ‘Ta’ Aiolupotea
Dive Centre Supervisor
Dive Centre Supervisor Taleni brings a wealth of local knowledge and personality to Pure Ocean and if you would like to learn to sail one of our Hobie Cats, he’s your man!
Name: Taleni ‘Ta’ Aiolupotea
Position: Dive Centre Supervisor
Language(s): Samoan, English, Tongan
Area of expertise: Watersports, Sailing
About: Originally trained as a mechanic in Samoa, Ta had enjoyed sailing since he was a boy so jumped at the opportunity to work with the Samoan Voyaging Society on board the famous traditional sailing yacht, Gaualofa. Ta spent four years on Gaualofa sailing the world and visiting places such as Tahiti and the Marquesas Islands, Easter Island and Australia, California, Costa Rica and the Galapagos.