Event Rosters

All Open Races
All WaterTribe Challenges open for the next calendar year.
ChallengersClassBoat DescriptionComments
swimboy
(aka William Highsmith)
FCC2018,
Class 4,
Single Male
Core Sound 17No Comments
JollyRoger
(aka Roger Mann)
FCC2018,
Class 2,
Single Male
LiteRace 1X by LiteboatStarting the "Insane" version UF will depend on a good weather window one week prior to the Everglades Challenge start.
JollyRoger
(aka Roger Mann)
UF2018,
Class 2,
Single Male
LiteBoat 1X All carbon 54 lbs 19'7" Internal storage. Quick install/ stowable safety amas for stability/ Sleepaboard capable if needed. Anchor system. WaterTribe, LiteBoat, R2AK Ambassador. Gas Monkey Energy Adventure Athlete. Fund Raising for Team Rubicon whose passion is Veteran's and Disaster response.
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 1,
Single Male
Epic 18x 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.
WoodKayaker
(aka Don McCumber)
and
H2OWoman
(aka Pia Lord)
UM2018,
Class 1,
Double Mixed
No Description GivenNo Comments
Canoewnc
(aka Don Read)
and
deadhead
(aka Jason Davis)
UM2018,
Class 4,
Double Male
1982 Main Marine Drascombe Lugger Classic Coastal Cruiser sail and row. Just waiting for the sun to rise over Mullet Key!
Runner
(aka Ralph Bush)
UM2018,
Class 4,
Single Male
West Wight Potter 15No Comments
DScript
(aka Daniel Scripter)
UM2018,
Class 2,
Single Male
EPIC 18X SportNo Comments
Guillemont
(aka Carolyn Firth)
and
LaughingGull
(aka Lilo Pozzi)
UM2018,
Hobie TI,
Double Female
No Description GivenNo 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
Chief
(aka Steve Isaac)
EC2018,
Class 4,
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!
Blackbeard
(aka Christopher Ravelo)
EC2018,
Hobie AI,
Single Male
2015 Hobie Adventure IslandNo Comments
MicroTom
(aka Tom Dyll)
and
WaterLily
(aka Erika Dyll)
EC2018,
Class 3,
Double Mixed
Twin masted Kruger CruiserMust 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
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 5,
Single Male
Valley Nordkapp with Balogh 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 TI formerly sailed and peddled by the awesome Veteranvoyager360.I’ve found my way to challenge finishes in Class 1, 2, and 3. This time a switch to the dark side and the Class 5 Hobie TI. Hopefully another finish, and maybe even a trip through the Nitemare.
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 4,
Single Male
Welsford Pathfinder No 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
HeadRox
(aka Marilyn Ward)
EC2018,
Class 1,
Single Female
Epic 18X sportDo I get a credit for the Everglades Ultra Marathon last year?
GrayHeron
(aka Ron Schlosser)
EC2018,
Class 1,
Single Male
Mad River MonarchNo Comments
BustedRudder
(aka bob waters)
EC2018,
Class 1,
Single Male
Kayakpro MarlinRinse and repeat
AlexO
(aka Alexandru Oancea)
EC2018,
Class 1,
Single Male
Current Designs 15Ft kayak with FEKSNo Comments
RumLime
(aka Cork Friedman)
EC2018,
Class 4,
Single Male
Expedition converted Laser II with row wing. No Comments
WaterDawg
(aka Steve Inglis)
EC2018,
Hobie TI,
Single Male
No Description GivenNo Comments
Lawless
(aka Shawn Payment)
and
MrMako
(aka Dana Vihlen)
EC2018,
Class 4,
Double Male
1989 West Wight Potter 15'Once more into the breach... The oxen are slow but the Earth is patient!
DesertYak
(aka Edward Kacura)
EC2018,
Class 1,
Single Male
No Description GivenCheckpoint 3 Co-Captain
Scrappy
(aka Tiffany Alponat)
and
Fidget
(aka Mike Garam)
EC2018,
Class 5,
Double Mixed
Hobie Tiger, rawr!!!Newcomers to the challenge, excited to see how delicious a beer tastes after 300 miles
IronBob
(aka Robert Finlay)
and
TheJuice
(aka Druce Finlay)
EC2018,
Class 2,
Double Male
No Description GivenSee you on the beach...
GreenMountainGal
(aka Amber Nye)
and
KnotASailor
(aka Trinity Nye)
EC2018,
Class M,
Double Female
No Description GivenCP1 Co-Captains
KeanuReefs
(aka Nicolas Cummings)
EC2018,
Class 1,
Single Male
No Description GivenNo Comments
SwampMonkee
(aka Ron White)
and
Chainsaw
(aka Mike McGarry)
EC2018,
Class 5,
Double Male
Modified TornadoNo Comments
TeamKairos
(aka Joachim Roesler)
EC2018,
Class 5,
Single Male
Angus RowCruiser, 19 ftNo Comments
HuronHugh
(aka Matt Turner)
EC2018,
Class 3,
Single Male
Kruger Sea Wind with Balogh SailNo Comments
GitchyGoomy
(aka Kevin Anderson)
EC2018,
Class 3,
Single Male
Kruger Sea Wind with Bulogh sailTurner I made you climb a mountain. So I guess this is your revenge.
YleeKyOtee
(aka WILEY PARKER)
and
SilchWilks
(aka )
EC2018,
Class 4,
Double Male
SeaPearlMr Watson’s got his list and heading to Chatham Bend.....looking for a tooth in a pearl
Albatross
(aka Chris Forrest)
EC2018,
Hobie TI,
Single Male
Orange Hobie TI with a Brit on it.I'm behind you
Triman
(aka Mark Ellison)
EC2018,
Class 5,
Single Male
Weta TrimaranNo Comments
CaptJackOtter
(aka Thomas Finley)
EC2018,
Class 1,
Single Male
No Description GivenPaddling instead of sailing - maybe.
Wizard
(aka Matt Layden)
EC2018,
Class 4,
Single Male
Elusion, 9' coastal cruiser: enclosed cockpit, roller lug rig, SUP secondary propulsion. Safe and comfy but not real fast.All the old friends on the roster from early EC days- YOU made me do this!
Crazywildfire
(aka Greg Dickenson)
EC2018,
Class 3,
Single Male
Sea wind #284No Comments
MateyTHOR
(aka Thor Jaquish)
EC2018,
Class 3,
Single Male
Two Kruger Seawind canoes "catted-up" with Balogh sail rigTeam Wisco Kids representing Wisconsin!!
NoWhereMan
(aka Steve Adams)
EC2018,
Hobie AI,
Single Male
2015 Hobie AI YellowAfter two failed attempts, this is the year
Ridgerunner
(aka Doug Cameron)
EC2018,
Class 3,
Single Male
Kruger Dreamcatcher with Balogh BOSS Sailing rig. The best time of the year!
Guitarman
(aka David Hosler)
EC2018,
Class 4,
Single Male
17' Northeaster DoryNo Comments
mooq
(aka Sean Cabrey)
EC2018,
Class 2,
Single Male
Stellar S18SNo Comments
JustAnotherSailor
(aka Guy deBoer)
EC2018,
Class 5,
Single Male
Custom 18' TriI keep trying to make the event... hopefully this year will make my return to the EC since 2012!
PrivateHam
(aka Michael Prince)
and
ImOnABoat
(aka Steve Prince)
EC2018,
Class 5,
Double Male
Astus triNo Comments
SeaDogRocket
(aka Sean Hawes)
and
DaveN2H2O
(aka David Miner)
EC2018,
Class 5,
Double Male
Nacra Inter 20No Comments
CaptGnarly
(aka Randy Fleming)
EC2018,
Hobie Cat,
Single Male
No Description GivenNo Comments
Noyesmaybe
(aka HENRY NOYES)
EC2018,
Class 1,
Single Male
Nigel Foster Legend gearing up and looking forward to the adventure!!
Roamer
(aka Matthew Vanecek)
EC2018,
Class 4,
Single Male
Seapearl 21No Comments
Bohemian
(aka Alex Caslow)
EC2018,
Class 5,
Single Male
XCAT Multi-Sport Catamaran Outfitted for sailing and rowing.No Comments
Bjorn
(aka Hardy Peters)
EC2018,
Class 5,
Single Male
Topaz Cat 16 CX- Reefable main, jib and asymetrical spin,No Comments
Canoewnc
(aka Don Read)
and
deadhead
(aka Jason Davis)
EC2018,
Class 4,
Double Male
1981 Main Marine Drascombe Lugger. Classic coastal camper, sail and row. No Comments
PaddlePeddler
(aka Paul Shaw)
EC2018,
Class 1,
Single Male
I'll be bringing one of my slowest boats and enjoying the sights along the way.Checkpoint 1 captain. Mariners rule: "The captain is always right and I'm the captain." I know the rules and I'm not afraid to call Paula.
Dadster
(aka Kirby Mills)
EC2018,
Class 3,
Single Male
18' Kayak with accessory sail rig and outriggers Brand Name: TRIAKFirst Long Distance Race.
PinkDog
(aka Matt Pinkley)
and
Squint
(aka Mark McConnel)
EC2018,
Class 4,
Double Male
Standard Core Sound 17, sail number 366Had a blast in North Carolina! Now let's try the EC!
Bermudaboy
(aka Anthony Vandenberg)
and
Havana61
(aka David Vandenberg)
EC2018,
Hobie Cat,
Double Male
Prindle 19 While Hull, Yelllow Stripes, Black Sail with USA V2 InsigniaThis Race has got to easier than putting in 1/4 stainless steel rivets.
LuckyMe
(aka Dan Mann)
and
BoatBum
(aka Jake Mann)
EC2018,
Hobie TI,
Double Male
Hobie TI YellowSee you on the Beach!
SpongeBob
(aka Bob George)
EC2018,
Class 5,
Single Male
SOS designed triNo Comments
BLUE
(aka GREG GREGORY)
EC2018,
Hobie TI,
Single Male
2010 Hobie TI; papaya yellow hulls; White-Blue-Yellow Hobie furling sail.No Comments
BeastOarman
(aka Peter Oudheusden)
EC2018,
Class 2,
Single Male
19' Kajaksport Vivienne sea kayakIt's been a while, time to visit Key Largo again
Sundance
(aka James Connell)
EC2018,
Class M,
Single Male
No Description GivenCP 2 Captain. Call ahead for to go orders!
BuoyOhBuoy
(aka Justin Hughes)
and
MufferawJ
(aka Robin Hughes)
EC2018,
Class 5,
Double Male
Prindle 16No Comments