The 200-mile spectacular Cowes Torquay Cowes Offshore Powerboat Race sets off from Cowes on Sunday, 25th August 2019.
This classic race has long been recognised as one of powerboat's toughest challenges with around 20 boats expected at the start-line.
If the conditions are calm, the winner could complete the course in under three hours! After the Marathon teams set off on their 200 mile trip, 30 Class 3 teams will line up for the Cowes Poole Cowes British Championship 60 mile race.
2019 Cowes will host rounds 3 and 4 of the UKOPRA Marathon Championship and Class 3's round 3 British Offshore series.
Saturday 24 August 09:00 – 17:00 Race administration – Cowes Yacht Haven 09:00 – 14:00 Signing in at Cowes Yacht Haven 09:30 – 17:00 Scrutineering at Cowes Yacht Haven 14:00 – 15:30 Official testing 16:00 – 16:45 Safety briefing (for the safety fleet) at Cowes Yacht Haven 17:00 – 17:45 Drivers' briefing for all CTC competitors at Cowes Yacht Haven
Sunday 25 August 07:00 – 18:00 Race Administration open at Cowes Yacht Haven 07:45 – 08:00 Weather briefing at Cowes Yacht Haven 08:45 Race boats depart Cowes Yacht Haven for parade 09:30 Race start: Cowes-Torquay race 09:45 Race start: Cowes-Poole-Cowes race 10:30 Boats start arriving in Tor bay 12:30 Podium presentation at Haldon Pier 13:15 Drivers' briefing (for return leg to Cowes) at Haldon Pier 13:30 Race boats depart Haldon Pier for parade 14:00 Race start: Torquay-Cowes race 16:00 Podium presentation at Cowes Yacht Haven
Map & Directions
|Open (24 Aug 2019 - 25 Aug 2019)|