Melges 24 US POD 2016 - Jan's Marine Photography

May 25, 2016 - Seattle, U.S.A. - The Corinthian Yacht Club of Seattle was host of the Pacific Northwest One Design (POD) Regatta where several new Melges 24 teams came together for some exceptional Spring sailing.

ITA 2016 Melges 24 Act 2 Malcesine Fabrizio Prandini

May 23, 2016 - Malcesine, Italy - On the weekend of May 20-22 Fraglia Vela Malcesine on lake Garda hosted the Act 2 of the Melges 24 Italian Series. After the first event in Portoroz, Slovenia the fleet was back in Italy to collect the points for the series. Gian Luca Perego's Maidollis ITA822 with Carlo Fracassoli helming took the highest position on the podium at the end of the regatta.

Melges 24 Euros 2016 banner

May 18, 2016 – Hyeres, France - It was 2009 when a large Melges 24 fleet was sailing in Hyeres to fight for the European Championship, something that will happen again at the end of the upcoming summer (September 2nd to 9th), when the International Melges 24 specialists will cross the bows in the same waters to fight for the same title. The initial Early Bird entry deadline for the 2016 Melges 24 Europeans is in two weeks, i.e. on June 1st.

Sailors Survey 2016

May 16, 2016 - IM24CA - Summer 2016 and the high season for the Melges 24 is just about to start in Europe. The International Melges 24 Class Association has always been the leading one-design keel boat class in the world and is going stronger than ever before. To keep up with the pace, we would like know anonymously more on YOU as a Melges 24 sailor. This survey is really easy and takes max 1.5 minutes of your time.

 2016, Melges 24, one-design, Sport Boat, sportboat

May 16, 2016 - Muskegon, MI, USA - 140 Melges 24 sailors, from as far away as Wisconsin, Illinois, Georgia, and Canada met in Muskegon, Michigan last weekend to battle for the Midwest One-Design Spring Championship. Muskegon Yacht Club is known for having an excellent race committee, good breeze, great drinks, and amazing food. Everything was delivered in epic fashion.