Best Location for Offshore Racing

World’s Best Come to Clearwater Beach

For more than 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 12th 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 25th
9:00 am 5:00 pm Registration: Baystar Race Village – Coachman Park 301 Drew St.
9:00 am 5:00 pm Inspection: Baystar Race Village – Coachman Park 301 Drew St
9:00 am 6:00 pm Race boats in Dry Pits: Baystar Race Village – Coachman Park
12:00 pm 7:00 pm Baystar Race Village open free admission – Food and Beverage Available for purchase – Baystar Restaurant Group – Vendors & Live Entertainment
6:45 pm 9:30 pm Boat Parade & Downtown Block Party – Live Entertainment – Free Admission – Presented by Visit St.Pete Clearwater
5:30 pm 9:30 pm Baystar VIP Party – Station Square Park, Heavy Appetizers – Hosted by Clearwater Regional Chamber of Commerce & Baystar Restaurant Group
8:00 pm Close Shephard’s Kick-Off Party
Saturday, September 26th
8:00 am 5:00 pm Fueling – Official Fuel Southern Racing Fuels – Crane Area Seminole Boat Ramp
8:30 am Mandatory Drivers Meeting: Baystar Race Village – Coachman Park
10:00 am 2:00 pm Dunkers – Clearwater Beach Hotel, 504 S. Gulfview Blvd. Clearwater Beach
10:00 am 5:00 pm Registration: Baystar Race Village – Coachman Park
10:00 am 5:00 pm Inspection: Baystar Race Village – Coachman Park
10:00 am 7:00 pm Baystar Race Village: Dry Pits – Meet the Racers – Coachman Park – Free Admission
12:00 pm 4:00 pm Launching: Seminole Boat Ramp
12:00 pm 4:00 pm Testing: As per the RWO Rulebook
6:00 pm 9:00 pm Sunset at Pier 60: Fireworks, Vendors and live entertainment, Free Ice Cream cone with VIP Pass, Hosted by Pier 60 Concessions
6:00 pm 10:00 pm Rock the Block Party in front of Tony’s Pizza & Bar – Free Admission
8:00 pm Close Shephards Beach Resort VIP Party – VIP Pass holders Free Admission

 

Sunday, September 27th
7:30 am 8:15 am Physicals: Baystar Race Village, Coachman Park
8:00 am 12:00 pm Fueling: Official Fuel Southern Racing Fuels – Crane Area Seminole Boat Ramp
8:00 am 4:00 pm Launching: Seminole Boat Ramp
8:30 am Mandatory Driver’s Meeting: Baystar Race Village, Coachman Park
9:00 am Watch Races from Pier 60 – Tickets available day of race only at Pier 60
10:00 am 6:00 pm Race Village Open – Baystar Race Village, Coachman Park – Free Admission
11:45 am Boats of 1st Race: Parade to Milling Area
12:00 pm Start of 1st Race: Clearwater Beach
1:15 pm Start of 2nd Race: Clearwater Beach
2:45 pm Start of 3rd Race: Clearwater Beach
4:00 pm 7:00 pm Marina Cantina – After Race Party and Awards
4:00 pm Shephards Beach Resort After Race Beach Party – Free Admission
6:00 pm Awards Presentation – Marina Cantina