There are many great local races. Below are some of the more prominent events. 

Vancouver Island Racing Series 2017 on Facebook – Swiftsure is in the VIRS series 

Patos Island April 1 – 2, 2017

Southern Straits April 14 – 16, 2017

Lipton Cup April 9, 2017

T.H.R.A.S.H. Regatta (Thank Heaven Racing And Spring’s Here) April 22 – 23, 2017

Thetis Island Regatta May 13, 2017

Oregon Offshore Race May 11 – 14, 2017

Round Saltspring May 20 – 21, 2017

Lasqueti Island Race June 3 – 4, 2017

Gulf Islands Nanaimo (GIN) June 24 – 25, 2017

Snake Island Nanaimo (SIN) Regatta July 1 – 2, 2017

Whidbey Island Race Week July 9 – 14, 2017

Cow Bay Regatta August 5 – 6, 2017

Northern Century August 18 – 20, 2017

Maple Bay Regatta September 2 – 3, 2017

CRASH Regatta September 16 – 17, 2017

CFSA Regatta September 30 – October 1, 2017

Thermopylae Regatta October 14 – 15, 2017

Round the County November 4 – 5, 2017