December Runner Tracks Newsletter

Runner Tracks

The Online Magazine of the International DN Ice Yacht Racing Association

Current Issue: December 2018

Cover: Arnaud L’Huiller Z102 at the Western Challenge Photo: J H Peterson/SHOOTING THE BREEZE

Here’s your last IDNIYRA newsletter of 2018! Thanks to all who contributed articles for this one. Dave Elsmo provides detailed advice on how to attract and keep new DN sailors. Please take the time to read this very important article “Listen To Your Heart”.  Also some professional photos from the Great Western Challenge. A heartfelt thanks to all of our advertisers who keep this newsletter running!

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In this issue:

  • Commodore’s Message by Warren Nethercote KC3786
  • Monster Garage by Dave Elsmo US5496
  • Listen To Your Heart – A Cautionary Tale by US5219
  • Photos from the 2018 Great Western Challenge

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2019 IDNIYRA Yearbook Published


The 2019 IDNIYRA Yearbook is available for purchase.
The yearbook is 260 pages full of class history, governing documents for both North American and Europe, lists of officers and members, official specifications, and more.

You can download a modified pdf version of the yearbook (the membership lists have been removed) by going to the Governing page.

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2019 Notice of Dues

Dn North America Notice Of Dues
IDNIYRA members will soon be receiving a postcard in their mailboxes as a friendly reminder that it’s time to pay dues for 2019. You can send a check or pay online using Paypal. Go to the Membership page to pay your dues online. Supporting the DN class is easy and affordable. For only $26 per year, your IDNYRA membership:

  • Supports the number one ice sailing class in the world and this website
  • Supports the class newsletter Runner Tracks published 3 times yearly
  • Supports the annual class yearbook
  • Helps to maintain the value of your boat
  • Makes you eligible to vote in officer elections and class business

September Runner Tracks Newsletter

Current Issue: September 2018

Runner Tracks Cover

The days are getting shorter which means it’s time for the first Runner Tracks Magazine of the 2018-2019 season. Many thanks to photographer Andrius Repšys for sharing his photos from the 2018 Junior World Ice Sailing championship that help to tell the story of ice sailing.

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INSIDE RUNNER TRACKS:

  • Response to Proposed Governing Document Changes
  • A Report on Youth Ice Sailing by Ron Rosten, North American Junior Sailing Secretary
  • Results from the 2018 Junior World and European Championship
  • Minutes of the 2019 European Secretaries Meeting
  • 2019 International Rank List

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2019 International DN Rank List

Dn Iceboat World Championship Jump

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The 2019 International DN Ice Yacht Racing Association Rank List has been published. See it here.
If you have a question about a rank calculation, please contact exec.secretary@idniyra.org.