DN Sweden

Author's details

Date registered: 27. October 2013
URL: http://www.dnsweden.se

Biography

DN Sweden is the Swedish DN Ice Yacht Association. Our mission is to support the class and it's sailors both nationally & internationally. We also arrange the Swedish DN Ranking Series and the annual Swedish Championship in cooperation with local clubs.

Latest posts

  1. 2017 Swedish Championship // RACE IS ON! — 9. March 2017
  2. SM 2017 // Swedish Championship 2017 — 3. March 2017
  3. DN Sweden R7 and R8 2017 are called on! — 1. February 2017
  4. DN Sweden R5 & R6 2017 are called on! — 18. January 2017
  5. Swedish Ranking 3 and 4 2016 | 9-10 Jan 2016 — 15. December 2015

Most commented posts

  1. Stockholm Cup | Swedish Ranking 3 2014 — 1 comment
  2. Vedins Minne | Swedish Ranking 4 2014 — 1 comment
  3. Swedish Championship 2015 | The Race is On! — 1 comment
  4. Swedish Ranking 1 & 2 2016 | 12-13 Dec 2015 — 1 comment
  5. DN Sweden R5 & R6 2017 are called on! — 1 comment

Author's posts listings

Mar 09

2017 Swedish Championship // RACE IS ON!

The race is on for the 2017 Swedish Championship this weekend! The regatta will take place on lake Yngaren in Nyköping and launching site will be at 58°49’17.9″N 16°38’30.8″E (map here). The recent warm weather is wearing down the snow with great effect. Lake Yngaren was checked as late as this afternoon and is improving by the minute. The worst snow drifts are now 1,5 cm and will most likely disappear tomorrow before the colder weather hits the area again, making the surface hard and dry. To get to the course area we’ll have to cross a crack (you can’t sail over it safely), it will be marked with a flag …

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Permanent link to this article: http://idniyra.eu/2017-swedish-championship-race-is-on/

Mar 03

SM 2017 // Swedish Championship 2017

Next weekend it’s time for the Swedish Championship of 2017! When: March 11 – 12 (+ training with super coach(!) P-36 Karol Jablonski on March 10) Where: Best ice in Sweden (decision no later than March 9) Head over to www.dnsweden.com for more info and registration. See you on the ice!

Permanent link to this article: http://idniyra.eu/sm-2017-swedish-championship-2017/

Feb 01

DN Sweden R7 and R8 2017 are called on!

Wohoo, the race is on for SWE Ranking 7 & 8 2017 this weekend! The regattas will be held on lake Mälaren in Västerås and launching site will be at Västerås Kanotförening (Björnövägen 79, Västerås). We have magnificent ice conditions with no observed cracks or dangers in the planned race area. The ice thickness is approx. 15 cm. This event is co-organized with the IceOptimists, sailing every other race on the same course. The details will be explained during skippers meeting. Head over to www.dnsweden.com for more info and registration.

Permanent link to this article: http://idniyra.eu/dn-sweden-r7-and-r8-2017-are-called-on/

Jan 18

DN Sweden R5 & R6 2017 are called on!

Great news, the race is on for SWE Ranking 5 & 6 2017 this weekend! The regattas will be held on lake Mälaren in Västerås and launching site will be at Västerås Kanotförening (Björnövägen 79, Västerås). As of today we have magnificent ice conditions with no observed cracks or dangers in the planned race area, only scarse snow drifts less than a cm thick. The ice thickness is approx. 14 cm. The plan is to co-organize with Class III, sailing every other race on the same course and helping one another run the event. The details will be explained during skippers meeting. There are lots of accomodation options in Västerås. …

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Permanent link to this article: http://idniyra.eu/dn-sweden-r5-r6-2017-are-called-on/

Dec 15

Swedish Ranking 3 and 4 2016 | 9-10 Jan 2016

Welcome to the second (or first?) Swedish regatta weekend of the season! Two regattas during one weekend; on Saturday January 9th the “Olle Snecker Memorial” regatta and on Sunday the 10th “Frog Race”. More info, notice of race & online entry, click here!

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Permanent link to this article: http://idniyra.eu/3138-2/

Nov 29

Swedish Ranking 1 & 2 2016 | 12-13 Dec 2015

Welcome to the first Swedish regatta weekend of the season! Two regattas during one weekend; on Saturday December 12th the “Lars Meijer Memorial” regatta and on Sunday the 13th “The Lucia Regatta”. More info, notice of race & online entry, click here!   Time Schedule Lars Meijer Memorial | Ranking 1 2016 Saturday December 12th 09:30 – 10:00 | Registration 10:00 | Skippers Meeting 11:00 | First scheduled start 30 min before sunset | Last possible start Prize giving ceremony The Lucia Regatta | Ranking 2 2016 Sunday December 13th 08:30 | Registration 09:00 | Skippers Meeting 10:00 | First scheduled start 30 min before sunset | Last possible start …

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Permanent link to this article: http://idniyra.eu/swedish-ranking-1-2-2016-12-13-dec-2015/

Feb 11

Swedish Championship 2015 | The Race is On!

Great news, the race is on for the upcoming weekend! We have three viable venue options and will decide which one we go for tomorrow afternoon (no later than 15:00 CET) based on ice, weather forecast etc. Hudiksvallsfjärden (Baltic sea), Hudiksvall 20-50 cm smooth black ice, no snow (will be checked again 12/2) Västeråsfjärden (lake Mälaren), Västerås 15-20 cm bumpy snow ice (will be checked again 12/2) Lake Roxen, Linköping 20 cm snow ice (hard smooth surface)  If you haven’t already registered, head over to www.dnsweden.com for more info and registration form.   UPDATE #3 // LAUNCHING SITE | 2015-02-12 We have decided to go for Hudiksvallsfjärden outside of Hudiksvall. Launching site will be at “Mellanbyns Fritidsområde” …

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Permanent link to this article: http://idniyra.eu/swedish-championship-2015-the-race-is-on/

Nov 29

Swedish Championship 2014 | To be continued…

Hello Europe! We plan to continue the 2014 Swedish Championship which we started i February earlier this year, but weren’t able to finish. Only one race was completed back then and the regatta is of course open for newcomers to register, though to be fair you will have to start with a DNS in the first race… If the weather cooperates we plan to race the 13-14 or the 20-21 of December, get the latest updates on our website or  the Facebook-group ‘DN Sweden’. Updated NoR & pre-registration on www.dnsweden.se See you on the ice!

Permanent link to this article: http://idniyra.eu/swedish-championship-2014-to-be-continued/

Mar 12

Swedish Championship 2014 | Spare Weekend

Due to poor conditions during the primary weekend in February we couldn’t finish the required minimum of 3 races to have a valid regatta. It was decided to postpone the remaining races to the spare weekend March 22-23.  The regatta will be open for new participants to enter but the one race we managed to complete during on the 15th of February will be accounted for which will result in a DNS for the newcomers. All competitors will have to re-register if they plan to attend! CLICK HERE FOR ALL THE INFO AND ENTRY TIME SCHEDULE Saturday, March 22nd 09:00-10:00 | Entry & registration 10:00 | Skippers meeting 11:00 | First scheduled …

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Permanent link to this article: http://idniyra.eu/swedish-championship-2014-spare-weekend/

Feb 12

Swedish Championship 2014

Welcome to the 2014 Swedish Championship the 15-16 February. CLICK HERE FOR ALL THE INFO AND ENTRY NOTICE OF RACE.PDF TIME SCHEDULE Saturday, February 15th 09:00-10:00 | Entry & registration 10:00 | Skippers meeting 11:00 | First scheduled start 16:00 | Last possible start Sunday, February 16th 09:00 | Skippers meeting 10:00 | First scheduled start 15:00 | Last possible start VENUE  As of today we have two promising options, Västerås and Sandviken. Decision no later than Thursday February 13th, 20:00 (CET) but earlier if possible. CONNECT WITH US facebook.com/groups/dnsweden twitter.com/dnsweden youtube.com/dnsweden www.dnsweden.se info@dnsweden.se

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