They ignored warnings from Police who were there to make sure everyone was safe.
Police appeared happy before moving aside to watch.
Some Mate Ma’a Tonga players including Konrad Hurrell and Peni Terepo flew from Tongatapu to Vava’u after they were welcomed to the kingdom on Tuesday with a national celebration which featured public floats, royal ceremony and a block party.
Women in Vava’u surrounded the aircraft’s stairway and carried the MMT stars.
Terepo and Hurrell appeared elated while they were carried by the fans.