The Board of the Foundation WFD (World Championship Frisian Draughts) has decided that the first World Championship will go ahead, as planned, and will be held in the City Hall of the Dutch town of Leeuwarden (3rd through 10th of August 2018)
13 April, 2018
Baljakin and Groenveld the new Dutch Champions in International Draughts and Frisian Draughts.
A Frisian youth team played today at Valle D'Aosta (Italy) two mathes against an Italian youth team. Both teams won in their own variant of draughts: FRYSK! a close finish for the Frisian team and Italian draughts, an almost total victory for the Italian team. Results and photo's.
11 July, 2017
The FMJD declares official recognition of Frisian draughts.
The Fryslân Open 2016 will have a live HD videostream of the tournament on the website during the different tournaments. The videostream will be tested on 20 March at www.frysk.info, when the finals of the Frisian Championships will be streamed.
12 Februari, 2016:
Burgomaster Eduard van Zuijlen’s presence at the award ceremony has just been confirmed by the Municipality of Franekeradeel. Because the Municipality is merging with two others in January 2018, his position is a temporary one and he does not live in or even near the town of Franeker. Despite this, he will attend the award ceremony on Sunday 20 March in person. See https://nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eduard_van_Zuijlen.
Alderman Thiadrik Twerda will open the tournament on Tuesday evening, 15 March.