Date: February 4, 2023
Start Times: 9:45 AM, 10:00 AM
Distance: 7 miles/3 miles
Race Guide: 2023 PDF
Pre-race Zoom Meeting: Feb. 3, 2023, 7:00PM Zoom link
Director: Kevin Olney
Getting to the Start
Leave I-5 at Exit 230. Follow SR 20 west. Left on La Conner-Whitney Road. Just as you enter La Conner take a left onto Maple. Right at Caledonia. Left at 3rd. St. S. Right at Sherman. Follow Sherman to the boat ramp and parking under the orange arched bridge.
La Conner Boat Launch
105 Sherman St
La Conner, WA 98257 United States
Google Map link
The course begins in front of the historic La Conner waterfront beneath the rainbow bridge. Racers head down the Swinomish Channel, west past Goat Island, around the “1” mark (the green dolphin), and returns to the finish under the rainbow bridge. Approximately 7 miles
Short course! Same as regular course but turn around a buoy near the Hole in the Wall and return. Approximately 2.7 miles.
Long Course Evan Jacobs and Tyler Peterson, 44:59 in 2009 in a 2x.
Short Course David Deschenes, 19:52 in 2022 in a 1x.
$20 Sound Rowers Member
$30 Day of Race
1st Overall: Female, Male and Mixed
1-3 in each category