Event Rosters

All Open Races
All WaterTribe Challenges open for the next calendar year.
ChallengersClassBoat DescriptionComments
BeaV
(aka Bob Vollhaber)
MNKC2017,
Class 2,
Single Male
TBDNo Comments
WeedWarrior
(aka Tony Pernas)
and
Machete
(aka William Snyder)
Confirmed
EC2018,
Class 6,
Double Male
Bolger Sneakeasy powered by an electric outboard/solar panelsNo Comments
Seabramuscle
(aka Gavin Watson)
Confirmed
EC2018,
Class 5,
Single Male
Custom 22 foot TrimaranNo Comments
Blackbeard
(aka Christopher Ravelo)
EC2018,
Hobie AI,
Single Male
2015 Hobie Adventure IslandNo Comments
MicroTom
(aka Tom Dyll)
EC2018,
Class 3,
Single Male
Kruger Dreamcatcher with BSD sail rig.Must remember he who spends the most days on course and still finishes in the allotted time wins. Trying not to race this year. Maybe I will race from camp site to camp site....
BeaV
(aka Bob Vollhaber)
EC2018,
Class 2,
Single Male
Kruger Sea Wind CanoeHow do you catch a python in the night?
tenzan
(aka John Federico)
and
Pagan
(aka Bill Shanley)
EC2018,
Hobie Cat,
Double Male
1983 Hobie 16 Planning for our 4th consecutive romp to the Keys, (2017) Fort De Soto-Matecumbe in 28 hours
GadgetGirl
(aka Linda Wright)
EC2018,
Class 5,
Single Female
Time for a cool change :-)No Comments
Kapakahi
(aka Brian W Weber Weber)
and
Boo
(aka Marissa Weber)
EC2018,
Class 3,
Double Mixed
Kruger Cruiser with Balogh Outrigger Sail System (BOSS) didn't take much convincing - 10 year EC reunion :-)
YukonJohn
(aka John Haugen-Wente)
EC2018,
Class 1,
Single Male
Valley Nordkapp with FEKS sailGoal: To finish faster, and with less drama this time around.
Tatonka
(aka Jay Vedelli)
EC2018,
Class 4,
Single Male
16 foot Newport swing keel sailboatNo Comments
Dusk2Dawn
(aka Douglas Fowler)
EC2018,
Class 2,
Single Male
Pygmy CohoSee what mother nature throws at us this next time.
Bones
(aka Wayne Flatt)
EC2018,
Hobie AI,
Single Male
2017 Hobie Adventure Island, Dune color, puke green n blue sail. A small boat with the heart of a lion.No Comments
Coastie
(aka Eddie Mack)
and
ClamCounter
(aka Joshua Murphy)
EC2018,
Hobie Cat,
Double Male
Hobie Getaway CatMiss Marie looking for a 6th straight finish in Key Largo!
KayakVagabond
(aka Greg Stamer)
EC2018,
Class 1,
Single Male
No Description GivenDeath & Taxes & EC Headwinds.
veteranvoyage360
(aka Josh Collins)
EC2018,
Class 2,
Single Male
18 Ft Pau Hana Stand Up PaddleboardPaddle On!
Clewless
(aka Marvin Brager)
and
TheHammer
(aka )
EC2018,
Hobie TI,
Double Male
Hobie TINo Comments
Saputka
(aka Joseph Sinicrope)
and
Lutcha
(aka Salvador Sinicrope)
EC2018,
Class 1,
Double Male
Expedition Rowboat with installed slide seat by Angus Rowboats. •Length Overall: 5.7 m (19') •Weight: 67.2 kg (148 lbs) •Waterline Length: 560 cm (18' 7 ") •Width: 112 cm (44") •Watertight compartments: 5 •Sprint speed: 9-11 km/hr (6 knots) •Cruise Speed: 5-7 km/hr (4 knots) •Maximum recommended touring load: 400 kg (880 lbs) Happy to join such an illustrious group of water enthusiasts and adventures, rowing in the challenge with my oldest son in a boat built by my youngest son!
MZEE
(aka David May)
EC2018,
Class 1,
Single Male
Kruger Sea Wind w/ FEKS If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable.
PaddleDancer
(aka Paula Martel)
EC2018,
Class 1,
Single Female
No Description GivenVolunteer
GreyBeard
(aka Michael Collins)
and
Chef Ramen
(aka Brian Collins)
EC2018,
Class 4,
Double Male
Core Sound Mk3 designed by Graham Byrnes of B&B Yacht Designs and built by Aaron Prufal. I acquired this boat almost finished and will have it ready for EC 2018. I am looking forward to teaming with Chef Ramen. It has been 15 years since we were in our last EC together. I hope that he is getting in his rowing training. :)
Deke
(aka Thomas Head)
EC2018,
Class 1,
Single Male
QCC 700No Comments
Dorsalis
(aka Charles (Chip) Southerland)
EC2018,
Class 3,
Single Male
Kruger Sea Wind with Balogh Sail SystemOnce more in to the fray.
CWolfe
(aka Charles Wolfe)
EC2018,
Class 1,
Single Male
Rockpool Taran with 1m FalconNo Comments
JulianChandler
(aka steven price)
EC2018,
Class 2,
Single Male
19' RowCruiser; oars only.3rd time is a ________
SandyBottom
(aka Dawn Stewart)
and
KiwiBird
(aka Kristen Greenaway)
EC2018,
Class 1,
Double Female
Seda Tango with 2 FEKSAnother year, Good friends, good fun.
Fishman
(aka Kurt Fisher)
EC2018,
Class 2,
Single Male
Epic 18No Comments
Tbone
(aka Taw Warren)
EC2018,
Hobie TI,
Single Male
2014 Hobie TI May switch to Angus Rowcruiser if I finish building it in time.I guess I'm officially crazy. What's life without challenges to face.
Calypso
(aka Mary Mangiapia)
EC2018,
Class 2,
Single Female
Epic 18x sportNo Comments
OneEyedJake
(aka Andy Bartley)
EC2018,
Class 2,
Single Male
Seaward Ascente'My two favorite days of the year: Thanksgiving and start day of the Everglades Challenge.
Lugnut
(aka Gary Blankenship)
EC2018,
Class 4,
Single Male
20-foot, Jim Michalak Frolic2 design, balanced lugger with leeboard and 4" draft (board up). 7-time EC finisherMaybe this year we'll have wind abaft the beam for more than 10 miles. . . . Expect to switch to Class 4 double.
ZeroTheHero
(aka William Nye)
and
LegoMan
(aka Caleb Nye)
EC2018,
Class 4,
Double Male
Vanguard Nomad (I think). Same as 2013. Or the TI, still on the fenceIt's a disease I tell you and it's spreading. Father/son team this time. No WW this time though, once was enough, thanks for the nightmares.
Moose
(aka Lee Havins)
and
Squirrel
(aka Kimberly Havins)
EC2018,
Hobie TI,
Double Mixed
stock red 2013 TINo Comments
Sciapods
(aka Simon Pearce)
EC2018,
Class 4,
Single Male
No Description GivenNo Comments
Scareman
(aka Brad Lockhart)
EC2018,
Class 1,
Single Male
A Big OneNo Comments
CatsPaws
(aka Lauren Demos)
EC2018,
Class 1,
Single Female
No Description GivenNo Comments
KneadingWater
(aka Steven Bailey)
EC2018,
Class 1,
Single Male
Tide Race, Explore. Orange over gray 18' sea kayak. White Flat Earth Designed sail. Any rule changes? Powered by Peanut M&Ms, refreshed by Diet Pepsi, and motivated by Bacardi
SlackLiner
(aka Kyle Milton)
EC2018,
Class 1,
Single Male
STELLAR 18R KAYAK WITH YELLOW DECK FALCON SAILS 1.0 METER SAILNo Comments
Chief
(aka Steve Isaac)
UF2018,
Class M,
Single Male
I plan to do the EC portion in my Hobie AI. At Key Largo I will switch to my Core Sound 17 Mk3. For the rivers I will use my Wenonah Prism. When I get back to the Gulf I will finish in my Core Sound 17 Mk3.This is going to be fun!
JollyRoger
(aka Roger Mann)
UF2018,
Class 5,
Single Male
RagWing Trimaran 20' x 18' Selfbuilt just for adventure races. Beam reduces for rivers + portage. Pedal prop drive. "Wing Sail 360" Hybrid. Bike for portage.Depending on waterlevel in rivers portage may be the longer option. Sponsor- RagWing Aircraft + PuddleCat Catamarans.
OysterCult
(aka Mark Anderson)
UF2018,
Class 5,
Single Male
Eddyline Grand San Juan kayak with sail & amas.No Comments
Archangel
(aka Mark Zollitsch)
UF2018,
Class 5,
Single Male
Self-designed and built (3 yrs!) 20' Trimaran for the ocean, 21' OC-1 outrigger canoe w/ sail and secret weapon (shhh...) for the rivers. Turning 50 this fall and need an adventure, so throwing my hat into the ring in faith! UFC has been a desire for many years. Boat is almost complete, vacation accrued. Just need to raise/save the $$$ for entry and some equipment. Will this be the year?
SewSew
(aka Randy Smyth)
UF2018,
Class 5,
Single Male
Trimaran with Hybrid Wing currently being home built for the Ultimate Florida challengeSynergy will be stripped down for the river portions
Bacon
(aka Randy Smith)
UF2018,
Class 3,
Single Male
Kruger Sea Wind No Comments
riverfitness
(aka Phillip Bowden)
UF2018,
Class 4,
Single Male
Westside Boat Shop EFT with a 1 meter falcon sailNo Comments
Hiawashe
(aka Judy Perkins)
UF2018,
Class 1,
Single Female
Current Designs StormNo Comments
BlueJay
(aka Thad Rice)
UF2018,
Class 1,
Single Male
Kruger Sea WindNo Comments
RustyButt
(aka David Briggs)
Confirmed
UM2018,
Class 2,
Single Male
P&H CetusNo Comments
SwampG8R
(aka Ken Boydstun)
and
BeachDawg
(aka Deana Boydstun)
UM2018,
Hobie TI,
Double Mixed
Coming soon!Talked BeachDawg into the UM with me on a TI.
JammerJim
(aka James Hurst)
UM2018,
Class 1,
Single Male
QCC700 or StellaNo Comments
TideRider
(aka Rodney Dutton)
UM2018,
Class 1,
Single Male
QCC 700No EC this year.