The DN Class Technical Committee
Article VI – TECHNICAL COMMITTEE
The DN Class Technical Committee (TC) shall consist of six members, three elected from North America and three elected from Europe. TC members shall be elected according to the respective Continental Governing Documents (CGD). One member will be elected every year, alternating between continents. North American members will be elected in even years and European members in odd years. The term of office is six years. Term of office will begin July 1, and expire June 30 of the appropriate year. Each year the TC shall elect from its membership a chairperson to serve until June 30 of the following year. All decisions of the TC require 2/3 majority vote of all members. Upon resignation prior to six years, a replacement member will be elected by the respective CGG to complete the unexpired term.
The Chairperson shall report to the CGGs on all recommendations of the TC. The TC may initiate changes in the OFFICIAL SPECIFICATIONS or OFFICIAL PLANS by proposing a change to both CGGs.
Technical Committee Discussion board: tc.dniceboat.org
David Croner , S-1
Tomek Zakrzewski , P-55
Paul Goodwin , US-46
Jeff Kent , US-3535
Steve Orlebeke , US-926
Argo Vooremaa , C-36
Technical Committee News
TC Timeline & Summary on IceWise Planks November 2022
We received the following email from TC member Tomasz Zakrzewski: Dear All, Please find attached TC report. By publication of this report TC would like to inform IDNIYRA NA and IDNIYRA EU members about findings that were the basis of the decision made by TC in early...
European Board on TC Decision 2022.10.03
Without currently commenting on the recent TC decision’s compliance with the framework of DN Class Rules and Procedures (EPIC, RMA, NIA Constitution & Racing Rules & DN Continental Governing Documents, etc.), the Board of IDNIYRA Europe strongly recommends the...
IDNIYRA Technical Committee: Icewise Runner Planks
The IDNIYRA Technical Committee has determined based on facts found from numerous Hamrak/Icewise existing runner planks, that they fail to satisfy class specifications . Much time and careful consideration has gone into this decision. As of this notice, ALL...
New DN Technical Committee in action
We received the following update from Technical Committee member Tomek Zakrzewski: Yesterday we held our first ever online meeting of the DN Technical Committee. It was a great opening of the new TC setup. TC has recognized the great effort of Warren Nethercote who...
National Secretaries’ Meeting 2022: Elections
During last weekend's National Secretaries' Meeting the following members were elected to serve as officers of the European DN Class: Board Members (elected for 2 years): Commodore: Mihkel Kosk (C45) Vice-Commodore: John Winquist (L601) Treasurer: Jerzy Henke (P58)...