Category Archives: 2017 Season

DN Worlds and North Americans

If you’re a DN sailor take note- make this the year to go big-time racing. Both regattas in the States. Western Region is hosting and it promises to be a great event! This is your chance to meet ice boaters … Continue reading

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Ice Boat Story Time

Tom Hysop reminisces after the recent death of Bill Perrigo, iceboating legend: When it came to ice boating, family patriarch Bill ‘Curley’ Perrigo was definitely what you would call ‘old school’. I remember seeing him on the ice at the … Continue reading

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Poetry by Squibb

He’s getting warmed up! ODE TO NOVEMBER It’s early November, the leaves are half down Some folks have the blues, some soon will leave town But an iceman’s keen memory brings up the years when–against all the odds–this month banished … Continue reading

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Minutes of CIBC Fall Meeting Nov. 6 2016

We had a good turnout of 20 members from newbies just about to build to our senior member Fred Wardwell who says he has been iceboating for 89 years starting as a small child. New member Ryan Haskell and his … Continue reading

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Sharp Eyes Up North

Take a break from the stress of election coverage and gaze upon this pastoral. Then take yourself quietly to bed, carrying the image carefully in your cerebral cortex. You will have a wonderfully peaceful night’s sleep dreaming ice. This was … Continue reading

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