Bacardi Winter Series Miami 2019

January 21, 2019 - Miami, USA - Congratulations to Bruce Ayres’ Monsoon and crew members Ian Coleman, Chelsea Simms, George H. Peet and Mike Buckley as they won their second consecutive Melges 24 Winter Series event this past weekend in Miami.

Kevin Nixon's Accru AUS812 © Thomas Hawker

January 15, 2018 - Australia - Lake Macquarie Yacht Club (LMYC) is excited to announce it will be hosting the 2019 Accru Melges 24 Australian Championships in March. The Melges 24 class has a long association with LMYC. The club has run several state and national championships for the class over the years.

2019 Melges 24 North American Championship

Januar 14, 2019 - Traverse City, Michigan, USA - The 2019 Melges 24 North American Championship (NAC) hosted by the Grand Traverse Yacht Club (GTYC) in Traverse City, Mich., is now open for entries. Already, 26 teams have signed up for two days of practice and tuning followed by three extravagant days of world-class, championship racing on the warm waters of West Grand Traverse Bay. 

Melges24_Holidays2018

December 23, 2018 - Dear Melges 24 sailors, owners, builders, officers and friends! Thank you all for your time and efforts contributing to the Melges 24 class worldwide! It was great to see you all involved with the best ever one design sportsboat class Melges 24!

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!
May fair winds fill your sails in 2019!

Photo - Pierrick Contin - pierrickcontin.fr

Monsoon 851 Worlds 2018 photo ZGN

December 3, 2018 - Miami, US - "Miami never disappoints...," proclaimed Monsoon winning tactician Mike Buckley on his Instagram feed after racing from sunny and warm Miami, Florida where the Melges 24 Class was the largest fleet in attendance at the first ever Bacardi Winter Series. Twenty teams traveled to the warmest spot in the country to take in some much needed one-design therapy and Biscayne Bay sailing.