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Raindrop Rally 2018

picture of Whidbey Island across a bridge.

Raindrop Rally 2018 is a leisurely paced touring TSD event with fine driving roads, minimum traffic, and wonderful scenery. The rally is geared toward the novice entrant with no traps, and mileages for every instruction, but precise timekeeping will still be required to score well. Awards will be given for the following classes: Unlimited, Equipped, SOP, Novice, and Vintage. The rally will start at 10:30am and last 4-5 hours. It is approximately 145 miles long on all-paved roads suitable for any automobile.

Date: Sunday, April 29, 2018.

Start Location: Mobil Station, 1 S Main St, Coupeville, WA 98239.

Finish Location: The Farmhouse Restaurant, 13724 Laconner Whitney Road, Mt Vernon WA 98273. See below for dining information.

Rallymaster: Dolores & Richard Ranhofer

Registrar: Eric Horst Contact Eric for questions about your registration or to make any changes after you register.

Entry Fee:$50 per car pre-paid confirmed entry, $55 per car if paid at event.

Registration: Register Online

General Instructions: Raindrop will use the Rainier Auto Sports Club Touring General Instructions (PDF format) available in Rally Reference.

Dining Guide: We encourage participants and workers to bring a lunch or mid-day snacks from home. Time is allotted for a break; however, lunch spots are limited and timely service may be difficult. If in the excitement of getting ready for the rally you forget to bring a lunch, there are options available before the start of the rally:

Raindrop - Tour de Whidbey will end at the Farmhouse Restaurant in Mt Vernon. There will be a Burger Bar set up for the participants and workers that includes an Orchard Salad . Orchard Salad has Washington apples, raisins, rotisserie turkey, pecans, bacon, bleu cheese crumbles and crisp romaine tossed in a creamy bacon dressing; burger come with all the trimmings; chips, soft drinks and cookies are included. The price is $20 including tax per person. Please let us know if you have any dietary issues, vegetarian, vegan, etc can be accommodated.

The Competition: review the Entry List