Islander Freeport 36 North American Championships


The Islander Freeport 36 Owner’s Association
held the class 2013 North American Championships at Port Ludlow, Washington on July 20, 2013. Richard Gillingham organized the Islander Freeport 36 Rendezvous and officiated the race.  Cooper Offenbecher took line honors as skipper of Wind Dancer in a spirited race around Foul Weather Bluff in Puget Sound’s Admiralty Inlet, besting second place skipper Mick Rice by barely half a boat length.  Cooper Offenbecher is seen here in photo (middle) accepting the IF36 NAC Perpetual Trophy flanked by owner Peter Offenbecher (left) and bowman Paul Murphy (right).