Melges 24 TOP 3 in Kiel 2016

June 26, 2016 – Kiel, Germany – Two races at the final day of the third event of the 2016 Melges 24 European Sailing Series in the Olympic Port of Kiel, Germany did not change the podium of Melges 24 fleet. Twenty two teams from seven nations experienced wonderful Kiel Week entertainment together with competitive racing during four days. The event ended with the same top three as coming into the final day.

Richard Reid & Zingara CAN629

June 25, 2016 - Kelowna, BC, Canada - Second day of the 2016 Land Rover Kelowna Canadian National Championship, the first of a 3- Stage North American tour. The wind conditions were favorable to start, with 2 races finishing before noon. Then the wind eased and after waiting it out for a few hours the day finished with the two, totaling six races counting the four from yesterday.

Melges 24 ESS Kiel 2016

June 25, 2016 – Kiel, Germany – Third day of the 2016 Melges 24 European Sailing Series third event at Kiel Week gave additional three races to the series today. The conditions in Kiel have not been easy for the sailors as yesterday only one race was possible to execute. Two teams have been keeping their positions since the beginning of the event – Andrea Pozzi’s Bombarda ITA841 and Andrea Racchelli’s Altea ITA735, both from Italy.

CAN2016_Mikey-US

June 24th, 2016 - Kelowna, BC, Canada -  Day 1 was nothing but wind and back to back races for North America’s Land Rover Kelowna Melges 24 Canadian National Championship! Blowing S/SSW8-14 knots with gust up to 20 gave the Melges 24 teams lots to work with and each race was steady start to finish.

Andrea Pozzi - Bombarda ITA841 - Worlds 2015

June 24, 2016 - Kiel, Germany - One of the largest sailing events in the world, Kiel Week has been the venue for the Melges 24 European Sailing Series many times in the past. Wonderful entertainment ashore is something what sailors like besides competitive racing on the water. The 2016 Melges 24 European Sailing Series third event was opened with three races on the first day. 22 boats from seven nations are represented in Kiel - Denmark, Germany, Great Britain, Italy, Switzerland, Slovakia and Ukraine.