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Gilbert Silva Memorial Canoe Race

Race Information:

Race Course:

  • The course is an iron downwind 15.3 mile race from Hawaii Kai to Sand Island Practice Site.

Date and Time: Sunday, October 2nd, 2022, Race Start: 9:00am / Coaches Meeting: 7:45am


  • Category A - KOA: Open
  • Category B - GLASS: Open, Masters 40+, Masters 50+, Masters 60+, Masters 65+, Master 70+,Junior 15-18yo, Mixed Open, Mixed Jrs, Mixed 40, Mixed 55
  • Category C - Unlimited: Open


  • $300 per crew

Checks payable to: Oahu Hawaiian Canoe Racing Association - Hawaii


  • Crew names submitted to OHCRA and must be done online via the registration link above
  • Changes must be made in person Saturday, October 1st,  9-12noon
  • On Site Registration:   Saturday, October 1st,  9-12noon at Hawaii Kai near the Halau.
  • Race numbers & lunch tickets will be distributed

All forms can be found at in the documents section.

  • Info - Gilbert Silva Memorial Canoe Race (Event Flyer)


  • OHCRA rules will apply. You must be a member in good standing of HCRA, (registered with HCRA)
  • Out of State clubs must provide COI with club name and OHCRA as additional insured (Paddlers names must be listed as club members)
  • Crews affiliated with an out-of-state club are subject to approval
  • Canoes must have their racing number displayed on the right front of canoe
  • Canoes must have a canvas racing cover
  • Your club is responsible for removing all tires and rubbish from rigging site to avoid a fine

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