European Secretary (Attila István Pataki, Jr.)

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WC 2020 Kwindoo Replay

Dear Fellow Iceboaters, This time last year we concluded the 2020 DN World Championship at the scenic Lake Orsa, Sweden. Please enjoy the replay of the event via the tracking provided by Kwindoo and our volenteering icesailors. With the cold weather moving in there are multiple events planned and on the way. Should anyone in the community wish to use the service this season, I do have an organiser’s account with which I would be happy to set up regattas free of charge. With it you can help the job of your Race Committee by providing valuable information, your loved ones at home and the iceboating community can follow and …

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Cancellation of the 2021 Gold Cup and North American Championships

Cancellation of the 2021 Gold Cup and North American Championships

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2020 Autumn DN Class Ballot closes tonight!

Dear Fellow Icesailors, Don’t forget! 🗳 The 2020 Autumn DN Class Ballot closes tonight (Nov 23rd at 3:45 GMT). If you haven’t already, please consider checking your inbox for your personal ballot code from invitations@mail.electionbuddy.com & Vote! Further info: https://idniyra.eu/dn-class-2020-autumn-ballot-update/?fbclid=IwAR34Rda28QhV_vDw6bybz_2YJCdtoRAd6Zj1utwgX78KjG41nVIknqZe2nw Thank You. Stay Safe & Think Ice, Attila Pataki, Jr. M-101 Secretary IDNIYRA Europe

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DN Class 2020 Autumn Ballot Update

Update on IDNIYRA and IDNIYRA EU Autumn Ballot  We have an electronic ballot underway to consider three questions: an amendment to the EPIC Agreement; an amendment to the Regatta Management Agreement; and a change to the OFFICIAL SPECIFICATIONS.  The ballot closes on November 22nd.  As of 0900 AST Wednesday, 11 November 177 of 422 eligible voters had voted (79 from Europe and 98 from North America).  Another 49 members have opened their ballots but not yet voted.  How people voted is not available to us until after ballots close on November 22nd. The voting software indicates that all ballots sent to IDNIYRA EU members were received.  One ballot for a …

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DN Class Ballot 2020 Autumn

This is the announcement of a combined ballot for members of IDNIYRA and IDNIYRA EU, although North American and European results will be available separately. At their Spring 2020 meeting the IDNIYRA EU National Secretaries supported sending six measures to a ballot of the members.  Three of the six will be on this combined ballot. Changing Article II of the EPIC Agreement to add considerations of environmental friendliness to reasons for changing the Official Specification.  The IDNIYRA EU National Secretaries supported this proposal.  The IDNIYRA Governing Committee believes that environmental friendliness should be located in the Regatta Management Agreement. The current proposal may restrict construction materials currently in use.  The IDNIYRA …

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New Vice-Commodore

Dear Fellow Iceboaters, As many of you know, we held an online secretaries’ meeting last weekend where we discussed and voted on many of the issues we were unable during the spring meeting. We are happy to announce that out of the 3 nominees Mihkel Kosk C-45 has won the election for vice-commodore with an overwhelming majority vote and support of the national secretaries. Mihkel is an active DN and softwater sailor in Dragon Class. He has proved himself as the national secretary for Estonia for about 10 years and lately as a trainer for the estonian Junior DN and IceOptimist team. Welcome onboard Mihkel! The minutes of the meeting will be …

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