Red Bull Wa‘a Kaleilanakilaohawaii first to finish in Pailolo Challenge / JOHANN MEYA photo / JOHANN MEYA photo

FIRST PHOTO: The Red Bull Wa’a Kaleilanakilaohawaii team heads to the top overall time in the Pailolo Challenge on Saturday. The Big Island crew, which was competing in the men’s open iron division, paddled from D.T. Fleming Beach Park in Lahaina to Molokai’s Kaunakakai Harbor in 2 hours, 27 minutes, 1.93 seconds. SECOND PHOTO: Competitors prepare to take on the approximately 26-mile course.