On Feb. 3rd 2018 at the AGM of the German Radio Sailing Class Association (DKVRCS) the members voted on adding the new IRSA 65 class to the list of officially recognized classes. Thomas Edom was nominated and received a unanimous vote to be the first 65 class secretary.  As of now, they will start a ranking system and with an established ranking list at the end of the calendar year they will hold the first DSV national championship for the C65 in 2019.