Steve Haumschild

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Steve Haumschild (paddler) with Antonio Argüelles Díaz-González on 22 March 2016 after a 23 hour 18 minute crossing of the Molokai Channel and paddler Jeff Kozlovich on Sandy Beach, Oahu, Hawaii
Penn State Altoona commencement speaker and Oceans Seven swimmer Darren Miller in the Molokai Channel, photo courtesy of kayaker and guide Steve Haumschild
Participants of the 2013 Kaiwi Channel Swim on Sandy Beach with event directors Jeff Kozlovich and Steve Haumschild. Photo courtesy of Kaia Hedlund
Steve Haumschild

Steve Haumschild is a experienced professional expedition guide living in Kailua, Hawaii. He and Jeff Kozlovich founded the Ka'iwi Channel Association in 2013 where they specialized in the planning, logistics, and execution of a variety of different outdoor adventures from Channel swimming, Sea Kayaking, Stand Up Paddling, Whitewater Kayaking, Whitewater Rafting, Mountain Climbing, Jungle Trekking, Surfing and other adventures.

Expedition Leader

  • He has over 13 years of recorded professional experience from expedition leading, to guide training.
  • He has performed rescues throughout the oceans and rivers of the world.
  • He holds First Aid, CPR, National Association of Search and Rescue (NASAR), Wilderness First Responder (inactive).
  • He is one of few experienced escort kayakers for the Ka'iwi (Molokai) Channel.

Kaiwi Channel Association

Video of Molokai Channel Crossing

Recent Experiences



Hawaii Hawaiian escort kayak Moloka'i (Ka'iwi) Channel

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