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Gateway Marathon

June 1-4, 2023

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Palm Beach to West End, Grand Bahama and Back

The historic ocean event, Gateway Marathon, is being revamped into a round trip from Palm Beach to West End Grand Bahama and back. Boats make a two-way crossing of the Straits of Florida! 

A 135-mile endurance race.

Farallon Island Challenge

August 16-19, 2023


San Francisco around Farallon Islands

Whether or not the Farallon Islands are visible indicates how clear a day is in the San Francisco Bay Area. Situated 27 miles west of the Golden Gate, the cluster of 20 islets is often obscured by fog or the marine layer

NorCal to SoCal

September 14-17, 2023


San Francisco to

Marina del Rey & Long Beach

Endurance runs between San Francisco and Los Angeles date back to 1929. Up for the 415-mile challenge is Patriotic Duty, a 47' Outerlimits with twin Mercury 1350s.

Pacific Airshow Rum Run

Sept 27-Oct 1, 2023


Huntington Beach Pier

around Santa Catalina Island

Hosted by the Pacific Airshow, this 4th annual run on Friday morning kicks off the action-packed lineup of events, including awe-inspiring feats of aviation and live music festivals on the beach.

SS Sapona Challenge

May 2-5, 2024


Miami to Bimini Bahamas back to Miami

During a hurricane in 1926, the SS Sapona ran aground. It was used as a bombing target five bombers mysteriously disappeared after a practice run! The wreck sits in about 15 feet of water a few miles south of Bimini. 

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