Saturday, October 6th, 2018
Skipper’s meeting starts at 8:00 AM at Anthony’s Beach Cafe.
The first division will start at 10:00 AM, reverse starting sequence, with multi-hulls in the last start. Yachts with a PHRF rating of 180 and lower will race the 26 mile feature course, weather allowing. Yachts with a PHRF rating 181 to 265 and NFS division rating maximum of 265 will race the 18 mile course weather allowing. Scoring is Time on Time.
Trophies include 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each division, and the perpetual Bill Heston Performance trophy is awarded to the first place overall monohull winner.
This race is also a team event. The Grand Perpetual Foulweather Bluff team trophy is awarded to the yacht club with the best four boats combined finishes.
2018 Foulweather Bluff Shirts are available for advanced prepaid purchase. The shirts will be short sleeved with custom designed graphics and boat names of boats registered by the earlybird deadline. Shirts are $20 IF PRE ORDERED. A very limited number of shirts will be available the day of the race for $25.
Awards party afterwards at The Channel Marker (walking distance, 21+ bar, food available.) Leave your boat at guest moorage for free during the awards party.
New this year – online registration!
New this year – earlybird deadline of September 21! Earlybird registration is cheaper and guarantees your boat name on the shirt.
A limited quantity of extra shirts will be for sale for $25 (cash, check or card) on Friday night and Saturday at the skipper’s meeting and the awards party.
Staying in guest moorage Friday night? See you when you get there! We’ll be on hand to help you dock. Be ready to raft. The Port of Edmonds has overnight moorage available Friday and Saturday. Moorage rates are $1.40 per foot plus 4.50/night for electricity. Please indicate on your race entry form that you will be requiring moorage. Please sign in and pay your moorage when you arrive.
Restaurants at the marina include Anthony’s Home Port, Anthony’s Beach Café, and Arnie’s.
As usual the Port of Edmonds is offering a half off sling and wash special.