I'm sorry that I am only just now seeing your post and this thread. I wish you had reached out directly, as we would certainly have looked for a way to include you.
In recent years, there has been no interest from Northshore boats in this race. It's become mostly an extension of our Spring club series, but I would love to see it expand.
I don't have any solutions to the mono vs. multi rating issues. That is what it is.