Swiftsure 2018 Videos
Doug Fryer was interviewed by CHEK News – 2018 was his 49th Swiftsure race – his first was in 1963.
Tribute by John Green, Swiftsure Multihull representative, to Ian Farrier, multihull designer
James Saville shot this aboard ‘J’ in Juan de Fuca race
Tyrone Stelzenmuller of Pacific Yachting magazine shot this while racing aboard Future Primitive.
SV Pardon My French loved their Swiftsure return engagement & gladly share the adventure with you
Steve Miller’s Echo created a short video of their Juan de Fuca race experience before things got busy
Jaded, the J105, created the feel of the race
33 seconds on Surfrider
Lotus, a Farrier F9AX multihull, held a rodeo in the Juan de Fuca Multihulls race – thanks Steve Millar
Aboard Flying Circus, Peter Hallett captured the Juan de Fuca race
Ride the Wind captured the feel of Swiftsure
Swiftsure’s Radio Crew at Neah Bay captured, partly via a Swiftsure radio crew’s personal drone, some segments of the boats rounding the mark with the last one rounding at 1:30 AM – then the Orca-class Grizzly headed home.
Swiftsure 2017 Videos
Pacific High pipes her 2017 departure from Victoria’s Inner Harbour
3rd Annual Swiftsure Technical Night, March 22, ’17 where Brent Jacobi of Blackline Marine talks rigging
Brian Webb, a Swiftsure radio guy, was aboard Cougar 61, the Royal Canadian Navy’s Patrol Craft Training Vessel Cougar 61 stationed at Neah Bay; Brian shot this rounding video with his drone
CHEK News did a neat spot about the 74th annual Swiftsure: Vern Burkhardt and others were interviewed
Shaw TV South Vancouver Island did this fine promotion: with Principal Race Officer John Abel
Watch the Inner Harbour clear out on race morning!
Pardon My French, new to Swiftsure, exhibits excitement and commitment
Flying Circus racing against kelp at one point – and the kelp is winning…
James Saville aboard ‘J’ shot their video on the Cape Flattery Race course
J105 ‘Jam’ has thumbsuckers and rock stars alike to make her competitive
Occam’s Razor gives a fantastic perspective on leaving the Inner Harbour & setting up for the race start
Madrugador’s hilarious high-speed delivery in the sunshine
Swiftsure 2016 Videos
Peter Hallett’s video, aboard Flying Circus, Juan de Fuca 2016 race overall winner
John Van Den Hengel’s video, aboard First Sight of Maple Bay Yacht Club
Hot Mess Racing in Cape Flattery Light Class – finishing not last
Shaw TV South Vancouver Island’s promotion segment of Swiftsure 2016
Shaw TV’s Lisa Pysmenny sails THRASH aboard Jackrabbit to discover racing… and the upcoming Swiftsure
Swiftsure 2015 Videos
Mark Pease has created an amazing video of the start of Swiftsure International Yacht Race 2015
Robert Johnson has recorded the Swiftsure 2015 entire start sequence from Clover Point.
Dennett Woodland created a video montage of Swiftsure’s 2014 race yachts.
Shaw TV videographer Kevin Charach THRASHed about with the Kairos Crew.
Shaw TV created this 2015 Swiftsure promo video
Swiftsure 2014 Videos
Swiftsure 2014 Yacht Video – many thanks to Dennett Woodland
Swiftsure 2014 videos – media action
- Shaw TV promotes 2014 Swiftsure International Yacht Race
- CHEK TV promotes 2014 Swiftsure International Yacht Race
- Shaw TV’s Meg Cuthbert aboard Fiasco
Swiftsure 2014 videos:
Gale Bryant’s Dockmasters and their fine ballet
Then the rush for the race start on Saturday
Swiftsure 2014 Pre-Race Vibe
Eduard Wisernig, Fiona Cubitt and Kevin Butterworth shot great vignettes of the race course on Saturday, May 24, 2014:
- Start Line 101
- Eduard Wisernig & Fiona Cubitt’s Start Video
- Countdown to race start
- Eduard, Fiona & Kevin at Race Rocks
- Great strategy in the current – Shore creep by Eduard & Kevin
- Race Rocks – adjusting sail angle by Eduard & Fiona
- Martha under sail heading for Race Passage
- Anam Cara creeps up to Race Passage
- Night Runner keeps weight to high side
- Raven’s starboard tack at Race Passage
Passepartout’s Swiftsure Start
Marda Gras through Race Passage
Dragonfly Formula 40 Flying
Snow Leopard races her 1st Swiftsure
Rubato’s GoPro3 recording
First Sight’s 2014 Swiftsure compilation
Whisper Beating to Windward
Royal Canadian Air Force 442 Squadrom Cormorant ‘Snake 904’ SAR Demo
Shaw Go Island Swiftsure 2014 Interview with Karen Elgersma, Charlotte Gann and Vern Burkhardt
Land side interpretation of Swiftsure
Good Old Boat magazine did a feature article on Swiftsure in the March/April 2014 issue about adventures in Swiftsure 2013.
Swiftsure 2013 Videos
Catch all the action from Swiftsure 2013 right here!
- Swiftsure Start Video
- CHEK TV Promotes Swiftsure 2013
- CHEK TV News Clip
- Shaw: Go Island! with Karen Elgersma
- Shaw TV – the Sights & Sounds of Swiftsure 2013
- Shaw TV – Canvas to Carbon with John Green
- John & Ralph’s Swiftsure Session Ale Sea Shanty at Club 9ONE9
- Jill and Mike’s start commentary by RoJo
Swiftsure 2013 Video Contest Entries (winner information here):
- WiLd RuMpUs! start – keeping themselves psyched with great tunes
- Flying Circus off to the start – WINNER of the 2013 Video Contest
- Icon’s Swiftsure
- Rhyme of the Swiftsure Mariner – crew of Avalon
- Kairos Swiftsure 2013
New video from schooner ‘Martha’ Nov 8, 2013 – winner of 2013 Swiftsure Inshore Classic:
Swiftsure 2012 Videos
Shaw TV’s Make It Happen was aboard Raven in 2012: Watch the amazing Swiftsure adventure of Ian Lloyd’s Raven – filmed by Shaw TV’s videographer, Cliff Markham. And here’s the full-length version of Shaw’s Make It Happen episode.
Cool 2012 Shaw video about HMCS Oriole – the oldest commissioned and longest serving ship in the Royal Canadian Navy. 102′ by 19′ beam.