2023 ‘Round (Some Other) Rocks Race

In partnership with 101 Surf Sports and NCOCA
A fundraiser for He’e Nalu Youth Program

A fun small craft race with friendly competition.
Win some bragging rights.

Saturday, April 1, 2023
Rain or Shine! 

  • 7:30 am Craft Valet Start
  • 8:30 am Registration Check-in
  • 9:30 am Pre-Race Meeting
  • 10:00 am Juniors and Short Course Start
  • 11:00 am Lunch Start
  • 11:30 am Long Course Start

101 Surf Sports
115 3rd St, San Rafael, CA 94901

$20 entry fee, free for Juniors (19-year-olds and younger)
75 participants

Complimentary water, coffee, and light snacks
$15 lunch bowls, free for Juniors
11 am Ukulele Friends Ohana will play!


2 miles: Start to the end of the protected channel (green marker 7) and back to 101 Surf Sports

6 miles: Start to the Marin Islands and back to 101 Surf Sports

10 miles: Start to channel marker 17 (past the Marin Islands), around the Sisters, and back to 101 Surf Sports


  • Drop small crafts with the craft valets at 101 Surf Sports
  • Free parking on the street and San Rafael High School parking lot
  • Leash and PFD are mandatory to participate



Don’t hesitate to get in touch with us with any questions!

Thank You

  • Design: Mariko Ladrillono
  • Chef: Daniel Padilla
  • Drone and Photography: Heimo Schmidt
  • Northern California Outrigger Association
  • United States Coast Guard
  • United States Department of Homeland Security