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BBOP CLASSIC 2021

July 24, 2021

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Registration:

All registration and payment must occur online. No same day in-person registration allowed. Online registration must include completed waivers and payment.

Registration fee: 

$30/adult

$15/junior

Registration closes:

July 21, 2021

Location:

Marine Park

Bellingham Bay, WA

Take exit #250 off I-5, and head west on Fairhaven Parkway for approximately a mile and a half. Continue straight across 12th (at the light). Then take a left on Harris Ave. Head west to Marine Park.

Boat launch: OC6 must launch from the Community Boating Center at 555 Harris Ave.

  • OC6 canoes will need to be unloaded and rigged in the trailer parking and launched at the boat launch. We recommend a boat bumper buoy or small tire when launching the canoe off the boat launch.

  • Tires and Carts will be needed.

  • Canoes will need to be paddled to the beach at Marine Park (approx. 1/2 mile Southwest of the launch).

  • Small boats may launch at Marine Park

Water Safety:

  • Each team must provide U.S. Coast Guard approved flotation devise (PFD) for each paddler in the canoe and a whistle.

  • Skirts will most likely not be needed but they should be packed in just in case

Schedule

Race Date:

July 24, 2021

Pre-Race Safety Meeting:

Marine Park 

8:15 am

 

Race Start Time:

9:00 am

Race Distance:

Approximately 7 miles, starting and ending at Marine Park. (Wind and water conditions will influence final course details)

Boat Classes:

OC6 Spec:

Men, Women, Mixed: Open

OC6 Unlimited:

Men, Women, Mixed

 

OC1:

Men, Women

OC2:

Open

Surfski:

Men, Women

HPK2:

Open

 

FOOD

Musubi (spam and vegetarian options) provided by Fairhaven Poke 

Bring your own beverages.

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Questions

Email: Jill

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BONUS Opportunity*:

Kapakahi
 

After you are done with the classic, 

give this short 'mixed-up' race a try!

Only registered BBOP Classic racers are allowed entry to this bonus race.

You will be randomly assigned to an OC6,

BBOP will supply the canoes, a steersperson, and a stroker.

Kapakahi start time (approx):

11:00 a.m

Registration:

Onsite with a suggested donation of $5 per person.

*For registered race participants only

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