Wednesday, February 25, 2015

We Have Velocity's Entry!

Tom Keffer has again entered his J/42, Velocity. Tom hails from Hood River, OR, and is an Oregon Offshore veteran.

Velocity has a PHRF NW rating of 72.

Friday, February 20, 2015

Safety at Sea in Portland is Almost Full!

Hi folks,

There are just a couple spots left in the Safety at Sea class being held in Portland on March 14, 2015. If you haven't registered yet, do it soon!

You can register by clicking here.

The organizers will add folks to a wait-list until March 7, but after that, no more wait-list entries will be added.

More information about the class here.

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Canada 2; US 1

So far (it's early, I know), our Canadian entries are beating US entries for this year's race 2:1! We received an entry from Travis McGregor with his Beneteau Oceanis 50, Turnagain.

Turnagain hails from Vancouver, BC, and rates 99. This is Travis's 3rd year in a row racing his pretty boat in the Oregon Offshore. Welcome back, Travis!

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Columbia Bar Crossing Class Scheduled in February

Mark your calendar and sign up to attend "Crossing the Columbia River Bar," presented by Captain Ron Micjan, CDR Ft. Vancouver US Power Squadron and owner of Columbia River Marine Assistance. Topics will include, Tides and Weather, Geography of the area, Resources, Hazards and Planning.

The class will be held from 0900-1300 hours on Saturday, February 28, 2015. Cost is $35, with payment at the door. You must register to attend, as class size is limited. Be sure to arrive early to sign in.

There will also be representatives from Fish and Wildlife and the USCG for question and answer sessions. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED! Send email to Deputy Todd Baker, CCSO River Patrol at to confirm your registration.

The Clark County Waste Water District
8000 NE 52nd Court
Vancouver, WA 98665

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Ion's Entry is In

We have received our second entry for 2015, from Bill Jones of Nanaimo, BC. This will be Bill's third Oregon Offshore on Ion, a Beneteau 43 rating 105, and in 2016, they're planning on participating in the Vic-Maui.