Deception Pass Challenge 2016

The former DP Dash, now Deception Pass Challenge, is December 11 this year, starting at the midday ebb. Details on the event Facebook page:

Round Bowen 2016

The 16th Annual Round Bowen Challenge is coming up on June 25th This event is open to a variety of kayak, surf ski, and SUP paddlers.

Crescent Bar River Fest

June 24-26, 2016 – the second annual Crescent Bar River Fest has added a paddle sports race to the rest of their line-up, and using our categories as the standard.  Check it out at  

Port Angeles Kayak & Film Festival

April 22-24, 2016 – highlighting and promoting ALL categories of paddling, from sea and lake to river and surf. Classes, demos, and films, including special guest Justine Curgenven.  Details at  

Sound Rowers at Seattle Sea Kayak Club

Two members of Sound Rowers, Steve Bennett and Michael Lampi, are exposing our secrets at the May 26 meeting of the Seattle Sea Kayak Club. Meetings are held at the Mercer Island Community Center. Information about the Seattle Sea Kayak Club can be found at their website:

Website Updated!

Today, April 6 2015, I FINALLY migrated our website to WordPress! I’ve double and triple checked everything I can think of, but there is always something out there. If you see any glitches or gotchas, let me know and I will fix them ASAP. Page management and updates should be […]

Volunteer with Sound Rowers

Sound Rowers runs on the dedication of a select group of volunteers. New members are always welcome! Here are some of the ways you can become involved: Webscorer Tech Sound Rowers has a new position for a tech-savvy, level-headed individual (or two or three). Responsibilities include: being conversant in all aspects […]

Race to Alaska

Think you’re tough? Migration of the Minke is a cakewalk for you? The ultra-marathons just keep getting longer.  Start training now because this June is the Race to Alaska.  Port Townsend to Ketchikan by non-motorized, un-supported craft.  Row, paddle, sail – its all good.  First prize is $10k cash.  Second […]

Port Angeles Kayak and Film Festival

Port Angeles Kayak and Film Festival. Promoting all types of paddling, in the classroom and on the water. April 18-19, 2015.