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Martin Marine Round Bowen Race – VARC Event #4
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. Included with registration is Friday/Saturday rafting moorage at Union Steam Ship Marina, where the results and awards are given.