Shipwrights Photo

Photo by Elizabeth Becker

Mark your calendars for the WBF Shipwright’s Regatta, this coming February 20th

Start your boating season with this traditional Port Townsend regatta. Lots of fun prizes and wacky awards. Boats of all construction welcome!

Skippers Meeting at 9 am at the NW Maritime Center/Wooden Boat Foundation. Race starts at 11:30 on Port Townsend Bay. Awards at the Shanghai Restaurant at 4:30. There will be a Racing, Cruising, and Inshore small boat class.

Here’s how to enter.

You may sign up at the skippers meeting, but early registration makes planning easier and is very much appreciated. You can download the application and release at

Entry fee is only $10. Make your check out to the Wooden Boat Foundation and write “SW Regatta” and your boat name on it.

Send your check, the completed application and release to: Wooden Boat Foundation Attn: Regattas P.O. Box 82 Port Townsend, WA 98368

If you are CREW looking for a boat, or a CAPTAIN looking for crew, notify us with your name and phone and e-mail at: . We will circulate the list a few times before the race and at the skippers meeting so you can hook up with each other. Call

Kathy at 301-4938 for more information