Two days of round the buoys and round the islands racing in late-August with entry is open to keelboats, dinghies and catamarans of all classes.
On Saturday 28th August, Keelboats race in the area to the north of Cumbrae while dinghy racing takes place around the cans within the Largs Channel. On Sunday 29th August, it's the famous Round Cumbraes Race - a long distance race around Big Cumbrae for the dinghies and catamarans, and both islands for keelboats.
A true test of a sailor's skill sailing short handed.
This event is scheduled for the following weekend after the main festival with the race on Saturday 4th September.
This event is organised by Fairlie Yacht Club.