Event Rosters

All Open Races
All WaterTribe Challenges open for the next calendar year.
ChallengersClassBoat DescriptionComments
Chief
(aka Steve Isaac)
CP Captain - CP2
OFC2015,
Hobie AI,
Single Male
Core Sound 17 Mk 3If it is ready by then.
PassaicPaddler
(aka John Algera)
Confirmed
OFC2015,
Class 1,
Single Male
Redfish "Spring Run" Cedar StripLooking forward to paddling closer to home
seabag
(aka Ben Fuller)
Confirmed
OFC2015,
Class 4,
Single Male
First of Tony Dias Harriers, 17' open double ended row / sail boats.Biting the bullet to take a trailer through NYC. Roof racks are much easier.
DancesWithWaves
(aka royd whedon)
Confirmed
OFC2015,
Class 5,
Single Male
red 2014 Hobie Tandem IslandAgain !!!
PrivateHam
(aka Michael Prince)
and
SwampThing
(aka Tom Prince)
Confirmed
OFC2015,
Class 5,
Double Male
Astus 20.2Hoping to catch the tide the right way through Big Thorofare this time.
COjones
(aka Fred Bickley)
and
Puma
(aka Joseph Frohock)
Confirmed
OFC2015,
Class 5,
Double Male
21' trimaran built by Water Triber "Teak" with two mirage drives to compete with the Hobie AIPuma a and I are teaming up again to best the record set last year by Jolly Roger. This challenge is one of the most scenic and fun events in the series. A great course and many interesting filters make this a must do event for all classes. Highly recommended!! Get out of your comfort zone and just do it......
MZEE
(aka David May)
Confirmed
OFC2015,
Class 1,
Single Male
Kruger Sea Wind w/ 1m FEKSNo Comments
Sawhorse
(aka Meade Gougeon)
Confirmed
OFC2015,
Class 3,
Single Male
Decked sailing canoeLook foreword to seeing the Chesapeake from the water
DivesWithKraken
(aka Tom Turner)
and
WyomingWolf
(aka Debbie Turner)
Confirmed
OFC2015,
Hobie TI,
Double Mixed
Yellow 2010 Hobie tandem islandLooking to add to EC skills and enjoy new scenery.
doooobrd
(aka Donald Polakovics)
Confirmed
OFC2015,
Class 4,
Single Male
20ft. Live aboard pedal boat. Paul Gartside Blue Skies design.No Comments
PaddleDancer
(aka Paula Martel)
Race Manager
OFC2015,
0,
Single Female
Race ManagerNo Comments
OneWayFish
(aka Christopher Coleman)
and
FinnegansWake
(aka Finn Lepski)
Confirmed
OFC2015,
Class 4,
Double Male
17' Whitehall reproduction ('glass). She's powered by a standing lug rig with jib plus a pair of sliding seat rowing units.No Comments
BigD
(aka Dexter Diepholz)
Confirmed
OFUM2015,
Class 1,
Single Male
Old Town Casco 138 kayakExcited about first challenge!
SeaDawg
(aka Marshall Seddon)
Confirmed
OFUM2015,
Class 1,
Single Male
P&H Cetus HV w/1m P&H SailNo Comments
KiwiBird
(aka Kristen Greenaway)
Confirmed
OFUM2015,
Class 1,
Single Female
NZ Grahame Sisson 5.32m 'Arctic Raider' with 1sqm FEKS.A first for me.
Bermudaboy
(aka Anthony Vandenberg)
Confirmed
OFUM2015,
Class 4,
Single Male
Raceboard 380 298liter Sail to be SelectedCan't wait to start!
CleanSlate
(aka Jeff Prideaux)
Confirmed
OFUM2015,
Class 5,
Single Male
Triak. 18 foot small triamaran Although I did the challenge last year, the shorter race fits my schedule better this year. Both are fun.
LammerusPrime
(aka William Lammeree)
and
LammerusMaximus
(aka William Lammeree)
Confirmed
OFUM2015,
Hobie Cat,
Double Male
Hobie16, w/ 11' oars.'Hoping for wind, again, like last year. Cus I don't want to break out those long oars. Wa-Hoo!
PhysicsGod
(aka Michael Richards)
Confirmed
OFUM2015,
Class 4,
Single Male
O'Day Daysailer IINo Comments
Tarcreek
(aka Matt Myers)
Confirmed
OFUM2015,
Class 1,
Single Male
Hurricane Tracer. 16'5" with a retractable skeg. Blue top with a white hull. Great course. Worried about what the open water conditions will be like, but excited for the challenge.
YOYO
(aka Carl Karickhoff)
Confirmed
OFUM2015,
Class 1,
Single Male
CLC Shearwater Sport No Comments
GottaEscape
(aka Richard Shelton)
Confirmed
OFUM2015,
Class 4,
Single Male
Converted Escape sailboat.Can't wait to see everyone on the beach.
Ridgerunner
(aka Doug Cameron)
Confirmed
OFUM2015,
Hobie AI,
Single Male
Hobie AI - finding out what it's like on the dark side. Life is complicated, but this is a fun event. Hope to make it.
Chief
(aka Steve Isaac)
MNVC2015,
Class 2,
Single Male
Some sort of canoe. At this time I am leaning toward a Wenonah Prism or Canak.I'm really looking forward to this event.
BeastOarman
(aka Peter Oudheusden)
and
LeatherLungs
(aka Neil Calore)
MNVC2015,
Class 1,
Double Male
Double CanoeCoureurs de Bois Come join the team!
BeaV
(aka Bob Vollhaber)
MNVC2015,
Class 2,
Single Male
TBDReal Voyageurs packed heavy!
MZEE
(aka David May)
and
Clewless
(aka Marvin Brager)
MNVC2015,
Class 1,
Double Male
Minnesota II CanoeNo Comments
Knotsynced
(aka Geoffrey Chambers)
and
Aleutian
(aka Laurie Sanders, Jr.)
BBC2015,
Class 4,
Double Male
Buccaneer 18 or a Potter 15, depending on weather. The game plan is to spend 7 days on the water. Why rush when we spend too much of our lives on shore?
doooobrd
(aka Donald Polakovics)
BBC2015,
Class 4,
Single Male
20 ft. Live aboard pedal boat based on Paul Gartside Blue SkiesLooking forward to exploring new water and seeing how PQ handles a multi day Watertribe event.
Chief
(aka Steve Isaac)
BBC2015,
Core Sound 17,
Single Male
Core Sound 17 Mk 3If I finish it in time.
SeaHawk
(aka Craig Smith)
BBC2015,
Class 1,
Single Male
P&H QuestNo Comments
heavilyladen
(aka Daniel MacElrevey)
BBC2015,
Class 1,
Single Male
QCC 700No Comments
AquaTrekker
(aka Ingrid Haddon)
BBC2015,
Class 1,
Single Female
Hurricane Tracer (red top, white bottom)No Comments
CWolfe
(aka Charles Wolfe)
BBC2015,
Class 1,
Single Male
Tiderace Pace 18 +/- Falcon Rig.Looking forward to find Blackbeard's Treasure.
CaptKirk
(aka James Kirkpatrick)
BBC2015,
Class 4,
Single Male
19ft Parker Ohio SharpieNo Comments
Intrepid
(aka Libby Wolf)
and
DolphinGal
(aka Kathy Kenley)
BBC2015,
Class 1,
Double Female
Perception Caretta tandemNo Comments
Bamboushay
(aka Dale Chlumsky)
BBC2015,
Class 4,
Single Male
6m monohull sailwNo Comments
SouthAlaska
(aka Thomas Mirc)
NCC2015,
Class 1,
Single Male
Cape Horn 17' expedition kayak From the cancelled 2013NCC to the FL UM!
Yakmandu
(aka Patrick Rohde)
NCC2015,
Class 3,
Single Male
Still deciding...No Comments
rambler
(aka David Selden)
NCC2015,
Class 1,
Single Male
P & H Cetus MV WITH FEKSNo Comments
TwinSpirit
(aka Christine Cochran)
NCC2015,
Class 3,
Single Female
Northwind with amas and lug sailNo Comments
jerseyjay
(aka Walt O'Brien)
NCC2015,
Class 2,
Single Male
Epic 18X SportNo Comments
MisterMoon
(aka John Bell)
NCC2015,
Core Sound 17,
Single Male
Core Sound 17Rowing practically the entire Venice Canal convinced me this is possible.
BlueJay
(aka Thad Rice)
NCC2015,
Class 1,
Single Male
Kruger SeaWindNo Comments
Clewless
(aka Marvin Brager)
and
SailOnSwan
(aka Stacy Brager)
NCC2015,
Class 1,
Double Mixed
Current Design Libra XTNo Comments
GongGong
(aka Robert Bernard)
and
PolishPaddle
(aka Henry Ogrodnik)
EC2016,
Hobie TI,
Double Male
dune colored tandem island with blue trimmed sailNo Comments
BustedRudder
(aka bob waters)
Confirmed
EC2016,
Class 1,
Single Male
OysterBar edition 18x or Kayakpro MarlinStrangely addictive
Dakelh
(aka Ed Lawlor)
Confirmed
EC2016,
Class 2,
Single Male
17' 11" P&H CetusNo Comments
OneEyedJake
(aka Andy Bartley)
EC2016,
Class 2,
Single Male
Seaward Ascente'No Comments
Ouragan
(aka Mike Forsythe)
EC2016,
Class 5,
Single Male
Windrider 17No Comments
CaptKirk
(aka James Kirkpatrick)
EC2016,
Class 4,
Single Male
19ft Parker Ohio SharpieNext Year in Key Largo
MicroTom
(aka Tom Dyll)
EC2016,
Class 3,
Single Male
Kruger Dreamcatcher with BSD rig and a FEKS 1M as a backup.Can't wait. Will spend the next 300 or so days obsessing, planning, training and dreaming about the trip. Which equates to a day per mile hmmm that's a new way to start planning :-)
MisterMoon
(aka John Bell)
and
ZeroTheHero
(aka William Nye)
EC2016,
Class 4,
Double Male
Core Sound 17No Comments
CWolfe
(aka Charles Wolfe)
EC2016,
0,
Single Male
Tiderace Pace 18. Likely Class One with 1m Falcon but maybe will try out Class 2 sans sail.All controversy goes away once you push off from the beach.
HuronHugh
(aka Matt Turner)
EC2016,
Class 3,
Single Male
Kruger sea wind and Balogh sailNo Comments
YukonJohn
(aka John Haugen-Wente)
EC2016,
Class 3,
Single Male
Classic Klepper Aerius 11 with Balogh Sail RigGoal: To finish faster (Arrive in time for the feast), with less drama this time around.
Danito
(aka Danny Laboy)
EC2016,
Class 3,
Single Male
Kruger Sea Wind with BSD sail and 1M FEKS.Back to Class 3. :)
Kapakahi
(aka Brian Weber)
and
Boo
(aka Marissa Weber)
EC2016,
Class 3,
Double Mixed
Kruger Cruiser with all the bells, whistles and sails one could ask for.It's been far too long; very excited about hanging out with the tribe; looking forward to spending another EC adventure with daughter 1.2
Tatonka
(aka Jay Vedelli)
EC2016,
Class 4,
Single Male
1972 Newport 16 fiberglass swing keel sailboat. I participated in EC 2015 until told to stop and hold. I now speak the tribal lingo. See you in Key Largo !??
Clewless
(aka Marvin Brager)
EC2016,
Class 3,
Single Male
Alone in my trusty old Necky, or in the Libra XT with a partner.Either way I will be on the beach in March.
Santiago
(aka Joe Spooner)
EC2016,
Class 1,
Single Male
QCC700 with 1-meter FEKSAnother year older, another year wiser? Another adventure to look forward to!
juscuz
(aka John Sims)
EC2016,
Class 4,
Single Male
Skerry Expeditionyeah buddy - lotsa catchin up to do!
BlueJay
(aka Thad Rice)
EC2016,
Class 1,
Single Male
Kruger SeaWindNo Comments
Coastie
(aka Eddie Mack)
and
ClamCounter
(aka Joshua Murphy)
EC2016,
Hobie Cat,
Double Male
Hobie GetawayMiss Marie is ready for her fourth straight finish in Key Largo. (okay...third straight "officially")
BubbaKoosh
(aka Brian Mrachek)
and
PompanoMike
(aka )
EC2016,
Class 4,
Double Male
Tanzer 16No Comments
Swissmiss
(aka Helga Stiffleman)
EC2016,
Class 2,
Single Female
Modified Epic V12 with sealed rear hatch and 2 forward sealed hatches. I've done the Catalina crossing ocean challenge a few times and has now become boring. I'm looking forward to some tropical fun.
CaptGnarly
(aka Randy Fleming)
EC2016,
Hobie AI,
Single Male
I will update when I have it...Still working on acquiring a new boat for 2016 event
Moose
(aka Lee Havins)
and
Squirrel
(aka Kimberly Havins)
EC2016,
Hobie TI,
Double Mixed
back for a third go with the red TI"Nothing up my sleeve ... Presto!"
SquirrelyPaddles
(aka Travis Knight)
EC2016,
Class 1,
Single Male
17' Perception Sea Lion RM with 1m Falcon SailNo Comments
Railmeat
(aka Randy Rietema)
EC2016,
Class 4,
Single Male
JY 15 Never too old to try something new!
DolphinGal
(aka Kathy Kenley)
UF2016,
Class 1,
Not Defined
18' Kayakpro NemoHad hoped for a 2014 UF. Not sure if I'll be too "less young" in 2016 for a solo go at it but what the heck, might as well sign up anyway and see how I feel in 4 years - and pray for slightly lower winds than 2012!
JollyRoger
(aka Roger Mann)
UF2016,
Hobie IM,
Single Male
Undecided but likely a modified Hobie Adventure Island. Bucket List item. Start at Flora-Bama prior to EC start and will run the orig UF course as it was intended.
Chief
(aka Steve Isaac)
UF2016,
Hobie AI,
Single Male
Hobie AI, DuneNo Comments
wildblue
(aka Scott Henderson)
UF2016,
Class 4,
Single Male
15' Sailboat very light.Large list and the clock is ticking! No boat change rule for me.
SandyBottom
(aka Dawn Stewart)
UF2016,
Class 1,
Single Female
Kruger Dreamcatcer with FEKsI'm thinking I got one more in me, now or never.
Shag
(aka peter Houston)
UM2016,
Class 5,
Single Male
18ft X 18" sailing Kayak with outriggers OVERALL WIDTH 8 FEET. MT 100LBS, capacity 450lbs, draft <6"Folding beach trolley