Why ice yachting is the thrilling sport you’ve been missing

Iceboats line up to race.

Serene, surreal and scary. Welcome to the frozen world of ice yacht racing. When wet water simply won’t do.  Adriaen Pietersz’s ‘Der Winter’ depicted iceboats being used in the Netherlands for cargo transportation as far back as the 17th Century. By the late 1700s in America, iceboats were being raced, while clubs dedicated to racing began to emerge in the States by the mid 1800s.  John A