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Matt Struble Wins the 2023 DN World Championship

The 2023 DN World Championship is completed. Congratulations to Matt Struble US183 for winning his fourth World Championship. On the sides of the championship’s podium Karol Jabłoński P36 wins silver & Lukasz Zakrzewski P155 will bring home the bronze medal from...

2023 Estonian Championship is called ON for this weekend

From the Estonian DN Fleet: This weekend the Estonian Championship is called ON and it's looking to be a good event. We have ice from west to east and now looking for the final weather forecast. NOR: http://www.esticesailing.ee/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/EMV-2023.pdf...

Reminder: EC 2023 What to know?

The icesailing season is now in full throttle! This year's DN Gold Cup & North American Championship will start next weekend. Also for us here in Europe the first deadline for registration to compete at the European Championship & EuroCup 2023 is now less than...

Grand Masters Cup 2023

DN Sweden invites all Grandmasters to register for the DN Grandmasters Cup 2023!   Date: 2023.02.07-2023.02.09 Location: Best Ice in the North of Europe. You can register and find the NoR and SI by clicking the following link:...

Runner Tracks Newsletter December 2022


JWC/JEC 2023 Event Entry is Open!

Dear Young Icesailors, Parents and Trainers, I hope everybody is looking for ice and practicing in the new 2022-23 season. The Lithuanian DN Fleet and I would like to invite all young icesailors from around the world to participate in the 2023 DN-Junior and...

2023 DN Europeans Event Entry Open

Dear Fellow Ice Sailors, On behalf of the Latvian DN Fleet and IDNIYRA-Europe we invite you all to sail the European DN Championship held between February 18th-25th, 2023. Please find the Notice of Race & Sailing Instructions linked below and read it carefully...

2023 IDNIYRA Yearbook is out!


2023 World & North American Championships Notice of Race is Out!

The IDNIYRA and the Western Region Rear Commodore Chris Berger invite class members to attend the 2023 World Championship and North American Championship on January 21-28, 2023. Registration will open shortly. More info & Notice of Race:...

2022 Autumn Ballot – Results

Happy Thanksgiving & Advent to all of our Class Members! The 2022 Autumn DN Class Ballot closed yesterday. The results are the following: Results for 2022 Autumn DN Class Ballot Proposal 1: Technical Specifications Amendment - Boom Stripe Option Votes Percentage...


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Highlights from Past Races and Events

The International DN is the most popular iceboat class in the world. It is raced extensively in the northern United States, Canada, throughout Europe, and Northern Asia, with World Championships alternating between North America and Europe each year.

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  • 2023 Feb 10 - 2023 Feb 12  

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  • 2023 Feb 18 - 2023 Feb 25  

    DN European Championship 2023

  • 2023 Mar 04 - 2023 Mar 10  

    2023 Junior World & European Championships in DN & IceOptimist

  • 2023 Apr 22 - 2023 Apr 23  

    National Secretaries Meeting 2023

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