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Round Salt Spring Island Race and Social Weekend Updates!

As we gear up for another exciting sailing season, we’re pleased to announce the Round Salt Spring Island Race and Social Weekend, set to take place May 17-19. Get ready for a weekend of racing, camaraderie, and seaside fun!
Please see event page for more details.

Race Details


May 17-19, 2024


Salt Spring Island


Challenging 40+ nautical mile full course OR a shorter day race option


Limited to the first 120 boats


All sailboats classes and human powered sailboats per Notice of Race


First come, first served and be prepared to raft up

Proud Sponsors

We’re incredibly grateful for the generous support of our key sponsors, Michael Simmons Odlum Brown and Blackline Marine. Michael Simmons Odlum Brown’s commitment to excellence and integrity perfectly aligns with the spirit of our event, while Blackline Marine Inc’s expertise in boat repair and rigging ensures smooth sailing for all participants. Their logos will be prominently displayed throughout the event, symbolizing our shared dedication to the sailing community.

How to Register

Visit our Clubspot page to register your boat, purchase event tickets, and grab exclusive merchandise. Clubspot will be your go-to destination for all race documents and event updates, ensuring a seamless experience from registration to race day.

Event Schedule

Friday, May 17
Saturday, May 18
Sunday, May 19

Please note that Saturday’s Light Breakfast is complimentary for racers. Also, Saturday’s Chili Dinner is complimentary for both racers and SISC members.

Exciting Updates

Added Day Race: As a short course option, we are introducing a day race on Saturday followed by a cash bar and complimentary chili – a perfect opportunity to unwind and socialise after a day on the water. Visit our Clubspot page for more information.
Our social events lineup also includes a Friday night BBQ and live band, Sunday’s pancake breakfast, and now, Saturday’s cash bar and chili night! The cash bar and complimentary chili are open to both racers and SISC members.
For convenience, tickets for Friday night dinner, Sunday breakfast, and merchandise will be available for purchase on our Clubspot page alongside registration.
Once again, we are running an Open Class for human powered sailboats. If you have propulsion system to test, this is the place to give it a whirl.
If you’re coming from away and are in transit to Swiftsure we’re offering free moorage from Sunday night through Thursday. Come and spend some time on Salt Spring Island – it’s lovely. We have limited spaces available so let us know early if you’d like to do this.

Join Us

Whether you’re a seasoned racer or a newcomer to the sport, the Round Salt Spring Island Race welcomes all sailors to join us for a weekend of adventure and celebration. Secure your spot early, as registration fills up quickly!

Volunteer Opportunity

We’re calling on members of the club and wider sailing community to lend a hand and make this event a success. If you’re passionate about sailing and want to get involved, we welcome volunteers to help with setup and running the event. Whether you’re skilled in event management or simply eager to pitch in, your support is invaluable. Sign up to volunteer here, and join us in creating an unforgettable experience for all participants.

Let's Sail Together

Join us for a weekend of racing, socializing, and seaside festivities. From competitions on the water to gatherings ashore, the Round Salt Spring Island Race promises excitement at every turn.
We look forward to seeing you on the water!