Monday, March 28, 2016

Representing the SC27s: Blade Runner!

Blade Runner, with skipper Ward Naviaux at the helm, is no stranger to Oregon Offshore. Hailing from Bellingham, WA, this Santa Cruz 27 has a PHRF rating of 156. Looking forward to the Post-race footage!

Photo credits Jan Anderson.

Thursday, March 24, 2016

Ah come on Eileen!

Our next entrant has got us singing! Lady Eileen, a Baba 30, hailing from Port Ludlow, WA, will be joining the ranks this year. Lady Eileen is skippered Barrett Crabtree. She rates 249 for PHRF and even more on the FUN scale according to this article found on Three Sheets NW website.

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Passepartout to compete again!

Our seventh official entry, Passepartout, hails from Mount Vernon, WA. Passepartout is a Stevens 47, skippered by Pete Shainin, with a PHRF rating of 115. Welcome back!

Monday, March 14, 2016

Blue Martini to race her first Oregon Offshore!

Blue Martini, a Valiant 50, has been turning heads ever since she showed up in the Portland sailing scene last year. Skipper, Steve Ford, has previously crewed in Oregon Offshore but this will be his first time to skipper. We wish you fair winds and following seas friend! (PHRF rating pending)

Friday, March 11, 2016

Welcome back Thirsty!

Looks like the US boat count is catching up! Skippered by Portland's own Alan Bergen, Thirsty is a C&C 35 Mk III, and she rates 132. Glad to see that Maple leaf will be joining us again.

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Wy'East to race her 21st year!

It's official! Skipper Frank Colistro is back for even more blue water abuse. Frank has been an active member of CYC Portland for as many years as he has been racing Oregon Offshore and we are excited to support him and the Wy'East crew.

Wy'East is a Cascade 36 with a PHRF rating of 153 and holds to record for participating in the most Oregon Offshore races to date.

Monday, March 7, 2016

Rage, 2015 First (& Last) to Finish boat, is back for more!

Same fast boat, new owner. This well known Wylie 70, PHRF -63, hailing from Portland, OR, is now owned by David Raney. David is a decorated racer who is excited to get back into the Pacific NW scene starting with Oregon Offshore, followed by Swiftsure and Pacific Cup in 2018. Welcome David! We look forward to seeing you and the Rage.