La Conner


mapStart : February 3, 2018 9:45/10:00 AM
Level: 2
Distance: 7mi
Meeting: 9:15 AM
Director : Rod Sternagel
Phone: 206.387.1637

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.

Race Registration

Online registration: you can pre-register without making a final commitment, so please sign up if you are even *thinking* of racing. Plus you’ll save $5! Pre-registration makes sign-ups go much quicker and easier on race day. Bonus – get your name spelled correctly.

Click here to register

Race Course

The course heads down the Swinomish Channel, west past Goat Island, around “Can C-1” (the green buoy), and returns to the start. If the weather is foul the course may be altered to a more sheltered area.

Early Start

9:45am early start for SUPs and any other boat that requests it. Contact Rod Sternagel if you would like to be in the early start – especially if your boat speed is under 4mph.

Course Record

Evan Jacobs and Tyler Peterson, 44:59 in 2009 in a 2x.

Entry Fees

Pre-registration discount: Members of Sound Rowers: $10 per person. Non-members: $15 per person.
Day of race registration: Members of Sound Rowers: $15 per person. Non-members: $20 per person.
Boats of 3+ competitors: $10 per person (members and/or nonmembers).

Awards

Ribbons awarded for 1st-3rd by category.

Post Race

Post-race soup and bread will be served (and awards presented!) at the La Conner Middle School Gymnasium/Cafeteria. It is located at 404 N 6th St, La Conner 98257.

Directions: From the Rainbow Bridge launch area, return to Maple Ave (the main drag) and take a left heading north back into town. At the “T”, take a left onto Morris St and then the next right onto N 6th St. All three La Conner schools are together at the end of the street. The middle school is on the right behind the arched driveway. The entrance is at the north end of the building. Parking is available in front of the school, across the street at the elementary, or further down the street at the high school.