Offshore Racing World ChampionsRace World Offshore is excited to bring teams and fans in Key West a new Offshore World Championship experience. SOME BIG CHANGES THIS YEAR. RWO is the premier Offshore Racing Sanctioning body in the United States. With the most experienced team in all off offshore racing around the world. RWO was first to bring back and rebrand the US Class 1 which holds the honors of being the fastest boats in the world. See some of the changes coming for this season coming from RWO to Key West:
- Opening Ceremony in the Truman Waterfront Park
- Wednesday Race Truman Waterfront Cup and winners will be recognized with awards immediately after each race
- Friday Race Southernmost Continental Champion and winners will be recognized with awards immediately after each race
- Thursday concert in Truman Waterfront Park (TWP)
- Friday Parade of boats on water with Florida Powerboat Club
- Online Registration for teams convenience (required)
- First Annual Build-A-Boat Contest
- Build-A-Boat to include teams, USCG, Fire, Police & Community
- Online hospitality ticket sales for convenience
- Water shuttle on race day for Harbor Pavilion guests – Easy walk from Duval
- Reverse race course direction (clockwise) Start in front of Outer-Mole
- Race week Vendor Village established in TWP
- Community boat building and race event on Saturday open to all
- Sunday World Champion Awards & Closing Ceremonies in TWP Amphitheater immediately following final Sunday race
- Awards Ceremony to include public
Online Registration and No Equipment FeesRWO is working on the final details that pertain to race teams for Key West. U.S & teams from around the world are preparing for Key West and we expect this season to be fantastic. Please note the following details that may answer some of your questions:
- All equipment fees waived
- However, Online Equipment Registration must be filled out
- Race Entry & Membership fees less than previous years
- Registration is online (mandatory) and paid in advance
- Team Owners can pay for crew memberships, crew members must complete their own online registration
- RWO is recognizing & welcoming APBA Offshore Classes
- First drivers meeting will be on Tuesday November 5th in TWP
- Friday Duval Street Party with boats is first come first serve online registration
- Street Party entries must accompany Event & Membership Registration & payment
- When capacity is met we will note it right here. Placement of boats is at the discretion of RWO not in the order of paid applications. Capacity very limited.
- Teams of various classes competing in Dunkirk and Clearwater and Key West have the potential to earn a National Title
Premium Race Day ExperienceRWO is excited to bring our race fans a new and exciting hospitality experience. This year, there will be two hospitality options available to race fans, teams and sponsors. In addition, RWO is bringing a concert to town in the Truman Waterfront Park for the Thursday of race week. While, Harbor Pavilion hospitality will include admission to the concert, tickets will be available for sale until event is sold out.
Race Day General AdmissionCome join us on the Outer-Mole on race days for the most unique Offshore Racing Experience. The World Championships in Key West rival marquee events like the Daytona 500, Monaco Grand Prix and the Indianapolis 500. Bring the whole family for up close exhilarating action. Food vendors, spirits and entertainment and much more.
- Daily Pass: $23
- Two Day Pass: $36
- Three Day Pass $53
- Parking: $25 Daily (limited availability)
- Kids 12 & Under: Free
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