Welcome to the 18th Annual Brotchie Reach Outrigger Races!
Registration has closed for the OC6 races on Saturday 5 May.
Saturday, May 5, 2018 – OC6
Sunday, May 6, 2018 – Small Boats – REGISTRATION for the small boat race opens at FGPC at 9am on Sunday 6 May (upper deck at 2940 Jutland Road, Victoria). The small boat race is scheduled to leave the start line at FGPC at 10am on Sunday 6 May.
Location: Fairway Gorge Paddling Club, 2940 Jutland Road, Victoria BC.
The Brotchie Reach races take place at the Fairway Gorge Paddling Club (FGPC) on the Selkirk waterfront in Victoria. The OC6 Brotchie Reach race (Saturday 5 May) is a 13.5 km race from FGPC through Victoria’s inner and outer harbours, around navigational buoy V21 to the Brotchie Ledge marker and back, although the race course may be adapted to suit conditions.
The race schedule has been distributed to all rostered teams. Based on registered boats and crews, the following schedule has been set:
Mens crews: 10am start (standard and ultralights)
Womens crews: 11.30am start (standard boats only)
Mixed crews: 1pm start (standard boats only)
The Brotchie Small Boat Races (Sunday 6 May) will run approximately 13.5km along the same course as the OC6 boats. The small boat course may be altered on race day, depending on conditions.
Race Schedule: first races start at 10am. As registrations, rosters and waivers are completed in advance, check-in opens at 9.30am. The first steers meeting (for the men’s heat) will be held at 9.45am and then 15 minutes before the start of the women’s and mixed heats.
Please note: Individual Electronic Waivers must be on file for each paddler, along with CORA 2018 paddler memberships.
If necessary, COPY and forward the CORA link to your team mates: https://www.canadianoutrigger.com/membership/faqs/