HUN Melges 24 Nationals 2015

The Balatonfüred Yacht Club and MVM SE in co-operation hosted Granini-Groupama Melges 24 Open Hungarian Championship on September 24-27. Seven local teams were competing for the title and the champion was found out after seven races completed in very tricky conditions through the weekend. 

Melges Family

In the Seahorse Magazine 2015 August issue Bill Goggins and Dave Decker talk life, sailing and scow boats with three generations of the Melges family. Buddy, Harry III and Harry IV, three iterations of the Melges sailing dynasty.

EGM 2015

September 25, 2015 - Although the AGM 2015 process is well underway the Executive Committee of the International Melges 24 Class Association has decided to call for the Extraordinary General Meeting. The EGM will be held according to the IMCA constitution on Friday the 6th of November 2015.

Melges 24 Lenny EST790 - Piret Salmistu

September 23, 2015 - Koivusaari, Helsinki, Finland - 2015 Melges 24 Finnish Open and Nordic Championships were held in club NJK (Nyländska Jaktklubben) in Helsinki, Finland on September 18-20. It was a great weekend with 8 races completed in pretty hard and changing conditions. 2015 Melges 24 Corinthian World Champion - Lenny EST790 with Tõnu Tõniste in helm and Toomas Tõniste, Andres Rohtla, Kalev Kaal and Maiki Saaring in crew won the championship in style with a race to spare and Pohjola Trophy was brought to Estonia, Kalev Yacht Club.

Chile Melges 24 ranking regatta

September 23, 2015 - Lake Rapel, Chile - With very low winds that didn´t go up from 5 knots, the Chilean Melges Class started our Ranking Series Regattas last weekend.  In these conditions no more than three races were completed on Rapel Lake.

Team Obsession with Jose Niguel Rubio in helm was the winner of the regatta with the series of 1-3-3 and is the leader of the 2015-2016 Chilean Ranking Series.  Second was last year's champion Pablo Gallyas' Magic Marine and third Fernando Concha's Conejo Racing.