Martin Marine Round Bowen Race

The Round Bowen Race is our most popular event. There are normally 100+ plus boats registered, and with only 1 start, makes it one of the largest single starts on the west coast. The race involves the circumnavigation of Bowen island and takes place on the 2nd Saturday in June. The race begins at 10:00am PDT, and the latest finishing time is 17:30 PDT same day.

Schedule of Events

Friday, June 9
  • 1900 – 2000 hours Late registration, race package pick up and host bar Sponsored by Lang Vineyards and Copper Spirit Distillery at Race Headquarters.
Saturday, June 10
  • 0730 hours Pancake breakfast – By donation, proceeds supporting The Bowen Island Football Club
  • 0830 hours Skippers meeting
  • 0950 hours Start Sequence
  • 1730 hours No finish will be recorded after this time.
  • 1800 – 2000 hours Barbecue and prizes.
  • 1800 – 2200 hours live music by Black Molly

Divisions:

  • Div 1 PHRF < 60
  • Div 2 PHRF 60 – 99
  • Div 3 PHRF 100 – 174
  • Div 7 PHRF 175 – 275
  • Sportboat (See NOR)
  • Martin 242
  • Multihull
  • Cruising

RBR Notice of Race

Amendment 01 – May 16, 2023

RBR Sailing Instructions

RBR Registration

RBR Boats

Crew Bank

Round Bowen Poster

Results

Overall Results

ORC Results

Past Results