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Hopportunist Club Standings: October 2017

Leaderboard Standings Member #66 is now the third Hopportunist to join the bicentenary club. Slow clap, #66, slow clap. Check out the charts below for the full standings through October 31, 2017. Member Savings Through four months of imbibing, members have saved an...

Hopportunist Club Standings: September 2017

Leaderboard Standings Member #2 impressively drank 45 beers during the month of September to join member #35 in the elite bicentenary club. Who will take the third spot? Members #36 and #66 are very close. Check out the charts below for the full standings through...

Hopportunist Club Standings: August 2017

Leaderboard Standings At the close of August, the race for #2 is still ongoing. Member #2 has a commanding lead over member #36 with 155 beers consumed. Both members have consumed over 70 beers each last month as they continue their pursuit of greatness! Check out the...

Hopportunist Club Standings: July 2017

Leaderboard Standings Like Michael Phelps, member #35 keeps shattering his own records. What took him 5 months to achieve last year took only 2 months this year. This is not an alternative fact -- in 61 days he has consumed 200 beers! Who will be the next bicentenary...

Hopportunist Club Standings: June 2017

Final Standings | June 2016 - June 2017 Another year of imbibing is in the books. Even with the goal raised to 200 unique beers consumed, many of you rose to the challenge and achieved frothy greatness. We had a grand total of 14 Hopportunists reach bicentenary status...

Hopportunist Club Standings: May 2017

Leaderboard Standings Feeling the pressure of another year coming to a close, the total number of liver busting members nearly doubled with six more Hopportunists achieving bicentenary status in May. Members #15, #27, #43, #51, #64, and #66 combined to drink 148...

Hopportunist Club Standings: April 2017

Leaderboard Standings As we approach the final lap, members #10 and #61 have reached bicentenary status by drinking an astounding 66 unique beers combined! Cheers to your determination and neglect for your liver as your shatter your personal beer goals. Check out the...

Coming Soon — Seattle Beer Week 2017!

Kickoff Event It's almost that time again. The 9th Annual Seattle Beer Week kicks off Thursday, May 4 at Flatstick Pub in Pioneer Square where the first official SBW #9 beer, brewed by Bale Breaker, will be tapped. Fresh Off the Farm IPA was brewed in a hop field just...

Hopportunist Club Standings: March 2017

Leaderboard Standings We now have another bicentenary beer drinker among us. Member #4 did some work and added a whopping 33 unique beers to his total in March to join the ranks of greatness with members #35, #52, #50, and #60. Cheers to you, member #4! Check out the...

Hopportunist Club Standings: February 2017

Leaderboard Standings With only 28 days to work on your personal beers goals, members #50 and #60 rose to the challenge and achieved bicentenary drinking status. We're not worthy! That makes four members in total who have achieved frothy greatness. Check out the...

Hopportunist Club Standings: December 2016 – January 2017

Leaderboard Standings As we round into the new year and on the downward trajectory to the finish line, many of you are close to bicentenary drinking status. About one-third of members have consumed at least 100 unique beers and have a substantial shot at 200 by June....

First Annual Thirsty Hop Mob

So what is a triple IPA and why is everyone so crazy about it? While the Triple IPA has not yet been added to the Beer Judge Certification Program (BJCP) style guidelines, it is nonetheless carving out a niche market among craft beer drinkers. The Triple IPA can be...

We’re Hiring – Beertender Wanted!

Beertender Wanted We are seeking qualified candidates for a part-time beertending position. Candidates must be available at least 10-15 hours per week, weekends and evenings. Candidates must also have reliable transportation. Job Requirements Must be 21+ Must obtain...

Hopportunist Club Standings: November 2016

Leaderboard Standings As we approach the halfway point, member #52 becomes the first female Hopportunist to consume 200 different beers and join member #35 in bicentenary bliss! We salute you and your determination to break through that glass ceiling. Cheers to you...

Hopportunist Club Standings: October 2016

Leaderboard Standings After a mere 5 months of imbibing, member #35 is the first Hopportunist to consume 200 different beers and thus achieve bicentenary status! We salute you and your determination to make your beer dreams reality. Cheers to you #35! Check out the...

Hopportunist Club Standings: September 2016

Leaderboard Standings After four months of imbibing, members #35 and #52 still hold a commanding lead in the race to bicentenary status and a free membership. Members #50 and #60 are almost halfway there! Check out the leaderboard charts below for a complete breakdown...

Hopportunist Club Standings: August 2016

Leaderboard Standings Member #35 is still atop the leaderboard with 139 unique beers consumed; however, member #52 is gaining some serious ground with 112 unique beers consumed. These two Hopportunists will reach bicentenary status in no time! Fall is here and the...

Hopportunist Club Standings: July 2016

Leaderboard Standings After a second month of imbibing as Hopportunists, member #35 is still holding a comfortable lead at 97 unique beers consumed. Members #52 and #50 are holding down second and third place with 74 and 58 unique beers consumed, respectively. Check...

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