Start: Saturday June 18, 2022
Distance: Short Course: 2.5 NM (2.9 mi); Long Course: 6.8 NM (7.8 mi)
Registration: Online only. Closes 5pm June 17. No day of race registration
Director: Steve Chapin
For all information on directions, start times, course maps etc. see the Race Guide below
Getting to the Start
From Port Townsend, follow the signs to Fort Worden. Enter in the South gate. Turn right toward the east end of the Fort and follow the road along the waterway to the large pier. There is plenty of parking along the beach and for those with trailers any one of two parking lots further out on the left-hand side.
Discover Pass Required
Register on Pacific Multisports. Registration is open until 5pm June 17. No in-person or day-of-race registration is allowed for this year’s race.
9:00 AM One Start. All classes. Both Courses.
Race meeting: Race guide, required reading. Pre-race Zoom meeting for any questions at 7pm Friday, June 17 (optional).
The long course starts and finishes at Fort Worden State Park at the Kitchen Shelter. The long course proceeds SE by Pt. Hudson, then across the bay, clockwise around Rat Island and back to the Start line.
The short course starts the same time as the long course, but turns counterclockwise around 2 buoys at Pt. Hudson and then returns to the Start Line.
Long Course: Evan Jacobs and Tyler Peterson, 52:09 in 2015 in a Mass 2x
Short Course: Jiri Pertold, 28:52.4 in 2013 in a SK
$20 SR members and juniors; $25 non-member adults
Ribbons awarded for 1st-3rd by category.
Salmon chowder, included in registration fee. BYO beverage.
Fort Worden State Park. A very popular camping spot with campsites on the beach near the start. Fort Worden runs its own reservation system Web site: http://fortworden.org/stay-here/camping/