RACE- Saltspring Island

RACE- Saltspring Island

The Round Saltspring Island Race hosted by SISC, Ganges, BC is the  third race  of the 2018 Vancouver Island Coastal Crown that includes the Thetis Island (11,12) Patos Island (Sidney April 14,15) and Swiftsure Classic  (Victoria, May 25 to 27th) Yacht Races. VSC will be competing in all 4 races this year.

You must be in Ganges, Saltspring Is. on the race boat Friday evening and be prepared to race overnight on Saturday for the latest Finish at 11am Sunday morning.

A 4-hour ON, 4-hour OFF Watch System will be in effect for night sailing.

Participants that are not enrolled in VSC504 Competent Keelboat Racing Crew course are encouraged to do a 5 day Mileage Builder Cruise  from Nanaimo to Ganges May 13-17. An additional Mileage Builder May 20-24th will prepare crew for the Swiftsure International Classic Yacht Race- please review our CALENDAR for additional details.

The Racing Fee is $ 275 for Crew and includes:

  1. Raciing aboard ClaraALLEGRO, Beneteau First 36.7 for two days
  2. 3 nights berth with meals aboard included
  3. 2 days and one night Log Book credit
  4. Use of Type 3 PFD, tether, flash light
  5. Share of LONG COURSE registration fees
  6. Friday night Buffet Dinner at the Sidney North Saanich Yacht Club 

Prerequisites:  VSC504 Competent Keelboat Racing course graduate or current enrolment.  Qualified racing crew by invitation only.

Event Properties

Event Date May, 18 2018
Event End Date May, 20 2018
Registration Start Date January, 4 2018
Capacity 8
Cut off date March, 30 2018
Individual Price C$275.00
Late Fee C$27.50(From March, 30 2016)
Saltspring Island Sailing Club
152 Douglas Rd
Saltspring Island Sailing Club
We are no longer accepting registration for this event
C$275.00 8

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