Chief Kap Te’o-Tafiti is from Samoa, but he is part of the Polynesian Cultural Center in Laie, Hawaii. The Center is a Polynesian-themed theme park and living museum with representations and demonstrations from across Polynesia, an area which stretches over a vast chunk of the Pacific Ocean.
While most coconuts that you would find in the supermarket are pre-husked, any you find in a tropical paradise are going to have a big husk you have to get through. Thankfully we have this manly and hilarious Chief to show us how it’s done in truly speedy and spectacular fashion. Use this knowledge to impress other beach-goers on your next tropical vacation!