PNW-ORCA Ruston Way Solo/Relay!

by doug on 2014/10/08

Last race of the season with Ohana and Friends at the PNW-ORCA Ruston Way Solo/Relay!

Ruston Way Solo/Relay:
This solo/relay race is open to all non-motorized watercrafts.  It will be a total of 10.4 miles or 4 laps at 2.6 miles per lap for the long course or 5.2 laps at 2.6 miles per lap for the short course for beach changes teams (Mass start).

Open, Novice, Masters, Sr. Masters, Golden Masters and Kupuna Divisions for Women, Men and Mixed teams.

You can do the whole race solo or have 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 or 8 person teams for all divisions.
Cost is $15 per paddler and first 3 places in each division will be awarded new collectable PNW-ORCA Ruston Way Ribbons (attached).  It also comes with Bren’s Famous Chicken Long Rice Soup.  Ummm sooo ono!

Ruston Way Solo/Relay 10.4 miles
Date – October 18th, 2014
Where – Jack Hyde Park – Tacoma, Wa.

Race Day Schedule:
800am 930am – Registration
930am – Safety meeting
1000am – Race starts

Race Course:
Long course – 10.4 miles (4 laps at 2.6 miles per lap)
Short course – 5.2 miles (2 laps at 2,6 miles per lap)

Teams:
Women, Men or COED (any kine combo)
Solo or 2 – 4 paddlers for singles
Solo or 2 – 8 paddlers for doubles

Watercrafts (only human powered watercrafts):
Singles – OC-1, Sculls, Surfski, Kayaks, SUP, Paddleboard, Dugouts
Doubles – OC-2, Sculls, Rowboat, Aluminum Boat, Dugouts

Divisions:
Novice, Open, Masters, Sr. Masters, Golden Masters and Kupuna

Costs:
$15 per paddler and comes with all you can eat “Bren’s Famous Chicken Long Rice Soup”

More info:
If you need paddlers or interested in jumping on with a team, please email me back.

Driving Directions:
From I-5 take the Tacoma City Center/I-705 exit and go NW on Shuster Pkwy.  Follow signs to Ruston Way, Jack Hyde Park will be on the right side as soon as going over on the Railroad Tracks overpass.  Look for canoes and pop up canopy’s in the park.

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Stingray for sale

by doug on 2014/10/08

Rarely used carbon fibre stingray blue and white! Garage kept, small leak in AMA but easily repairable! $2,000

604-218-9282
tomhuska@telus.net
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