Best Location for Offshore Racing

World’s Best Come to Clearwater BeachFor the past ten years offshore racing has come to the sugar white sands off Clearwater Beach and brought with it, the world’s best offshore race teams. This year is no different. Join RWO and the biggest and fastest boats for the 11th annual event this September. National and International teams converge on Clearwater for what has become a marquee destination around the world for Offshore Racing. Parties, great food, parades and a full day of racing for the entire family.

  • The Best Teams in the World Compete
  • Number 1 destination for Offshore Racing
  • International Teams From Around the world
  • Deck to Deck racing from multiple classes
  • Livestream to over 180 countries
  • Parades, Parties, Entertainment & much more
Event Schedule
Friday, September 27th
9:00AM- 5:00PM Registration: Baystar Race Village – Coachman Park 301 Drew St.
9:00AM- 5:00PM Inspection: Baystar Race Village – Coachman Park 301 Drew St.
9:00AM – 6:00PM Race boats in Dry Pits : Baystar Race Village – Coachman Park
12:00PM – 7:00PM Baystar Race Village open free admission – Food and Beverage Available for purchase – Baystar Restaurant Group – Vendors & Live Entertainment
6:45PM – 9:30PM Boat Parade & Downtown Block Party – Live Entertainment – Free Admission – Presented by Visit St.Pete Clearwater
5:30PM- 9:30PM Baystar VIP Party – Station Square Park, Heavy Appetizers – Hosted by Clearwater Regional Chamber of Commerce & Baystar Restaurant Group
8:00PM- Close Shepard’s Kick Off Party
Saturday, September 28th
8:00AM – 5:00PM Fueling – Official Fuel Southern Racing Fuels – Crane Area Seminole Boat Ramp
8:30AM Mandatory Drivers Meeting: Baystar Race Village – Coachman Park
10:00AM- 2:00PM Dunkers – Clearwater Beach Hotel, 504 S. Gulfview Blvd. Clearwater Beach
10:00AM – 7:00PM Baystar Race Village: Dry Pits – Meet the Racers – Coachman Park – Free Admission
10:00AM- 5:00PM Registration: Baystar Race Village – Coachman Park
10:00AM- 5:00PM Inspection: Baystar Race Village – Coachman Park
12:00PM – 4:00PM Launching: Seminole Boat Ramp
12:00PM- 4:00PM Testing: As per the RWO Rulebook
6:00PM- 10:00PM Rock the Block Party in front of Tony’s Pizza & Bar – Free Admission
6:00PM- 9:00PM Sunset at Pier 60: Fireworks, Vendors and live entertainment, Free Ice Cream cone with VIP Pass, Hosted by Pier 60 Concessions
8:00PM- Close Shephards Beach Resort VIP Party – VIP Pass holders Free Admission
Sunday, September 29th
7:30AM – 8:15AM Physicals: Baystar Race Village, Coachman Park
8:00AM-12:00PM Fueling: Official Fuel Southern Racing Fuels – Crane Area Seminole Boat Ramp
8:30AM Mandatory Driver’s Meeting: Baystar Race Village, Coachman Park
8:00AM- 4:00PM Launching : Seminole Boat Ramp
10:00AM – 6:00PM Race Village Open – Baystar Race Village, Coachman Park – Free Admission
9:00AM Watch Races from Pier 60 – Tickets available day of race only at Pier 60
11:45AM Boats of 1st Race: Parade to Milling Area
12:00PM Start of 1st Race: Clearwater Beach
1:30PM Start of 2nd Race: Clearwater Beach
3:00PM Start of 3rd Race: Clearwater Beach
4:00PM Shephards Beach Resort After Race Beach Party – Free Admission
4:00PM- 7:00PM Marina Cantina – After Race Party and Awards
6:00PM Awards Presentation – Marina Cantina