Contact IRIYA

Current Champions

Tim McCormick
Four Lakes
Ice Yacht Club,
Madison, WI
International Renegade Ice Yacht Regatta Champion 

Mike Derusha
Menekaunee Ice Yacht Club, Menominee, MII
Northwest Ice Yacht Racing Regatta







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1950 to Present

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Ice Yacht Club

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Yacht Club

West Michigan Ice Yacht Club


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Wisconsin Ice Boating Hotline

IRIYA Regatta Phone Answering Service: 608-204-9876 x3
NIYA & ISA Phone Answering Service: 608-204-9876 x2
Four Lakes Ice Yacht Club Hotline: 608-204-9876 x1


December 12, 2010

IRIYA Championship Regatta 2010 Notice of Race

The IRIYA is frequently held in conjunction with the ISA regatta. Once again, it is possible the IRIYA regatta will be held independently of the ISA regatta.

All races will be sailed under the rules of the National Iceboat Authority and those of the International Renegade Ice Yacht Association.

The regatta will be scheduled on January 7, 8 and 9, 2011. The first race will be held at 10:00 AM (local time) on Friday, January 7, 2011.

In the event the IRIYA regatta is postponed, the IRIYA regatta will not be scheduled on the same weekend as the Northwest Ice Yacht Association (NIYA) regatta. The NIYA regatta will take precedence. Awards shall be given to the yachts placing first through eighth.

Entry fee is $15.00 per yacht payable upon registration. Registration will be at regatta headquarters from 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM (local time) on Friday, January 7, 2011

Five (5) races are scheduled and three (3) are necessary to complete the regatta. If the IRIYA regatta is held separately from the ISA regatta, there will be seven (7) races scheduled and four (4) races are necessary to complete the regatta.

Skippers may obtain sailing instructions at the time of registration. For confirmation of the regatta dates, the primary source of information will be the IRIYA web site ( beginning at 1:00 PM CST on January 2, 2011. For final confirmation go to website after 1:00 PM CST on January 5, 2011.

If computer access is unavailable, the secondary source of information will be the Renegade Hotline number (608-204-9876) beginning at 1:00 PM CST on January 2, 2011. Information as to the site, headquarters, and accommodations will be available at 1:00 PM CST on January 5.

Members of the Race Committee can also provide regatta information.

2010 Renegade Championship Abandoned

Via IRIYA Secretary Ron Rosten: "The 2010 IRIYA Championship Regatta has been abandoned due to snow"

December 3, 2010

IRIYA 2011 Newsletter Now Posted

January 29, 2010

IRIYA Northwest Regatta News

Menekaunee skipper Mike Derusha sailed a perfect regatta at the 2010 Northwest Ice Yachting Association regatta held on Lake Winnebago at Oshkosh, WI, January 29,30,31, 2010. 4LIYC skippers Ken Norton, Tim McCormick, and George Gerhardt were 2, 3, and 4th respectively.
See results here.

December 16, 2009

Renegade Plan Guidance

The Renegade Plan Guidance has been updated.

December 2, 2009

2010 IRIYRA Newsletter Now Posted

Click here to download pdf file.