Category Archives: 2016 Season

Thinking Ice, Building Masts

Down by the lake early the other morning I became fascinated by the small creatures dashing across the water. I think they’re called water spiders, and they have something that allows them to disconnect the surface tension from their little … Continue reading

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Iceboating History

CIBC historian Bill Bunting would like us all to come to this fascinating event, linked below the appeal: “Pressure has been applied on me to do something to help make this event a success. I have racked my brain to … Continue reading

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DN Racing In Siberia, Anyone?

It may be more possible than you think! The Baikal Sailing Week is coming up fast and is surely one of the more unique DN regattas anywhere in the world. It will be held this spring following the European Champs. … Continue reading

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Need Crew: help!

Rick Bishop Needs a Last Minute Racing Crew: Richard Bishop <rbishop15> Sailing at Biddeford Pool this Friday and Saturday at Rhodes 18 Nationals Our third crew just cancelled! Any ideas for a light third for us? Great food and guaranteed … Continue reading

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Skimmer, Anyone?

Bart Chapin found this on Craigs List. It’s in the Sanford area: https://maine.craigslist.org/boa/5687526371.html It’s always great to hear that people are looking up iceboats in July! Meanwhile, here’s something to help keep you cool.

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