Annual Crazy 8 Outrigger Race and NPI Attack

Outrigger boats start their 13km race around Newcastle and Protection Islands in Nanaimo

The 15th Annual Crazy 8 and NPI Attack will take place on March 16th and 17th, 2019. All races start from the Brechin Boat Launch across from the Departure Bay ferry Terminal.  For online registration click here.  For more information, contact Mary-Jane at: or visit us on facebook: Crazy 8 Outrigger Race.          

2018 Crazy 8 Race Results

2018 NPI Attack Race Results

Crazy 8 Outrigger Canoe Race
The Crazy 8 is a 13km, figure eight, six-person outrigger canoe race that starts at the Brechin Boat Launch and loops around Newcastle and Protection Islands.

Newcastle-Protection Islands (NPI) Attack Small Boat Race
The following day, NCKC hosts the Newcastle Protection Islands (NPI) Attack: a 11 km, small boat loop race around Newcastle and Protection Islands for OC-1, OC-2, OC-4 and surfski, marathon canoe and kayak.

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