Chris Rast’s EFG and Tõnu Tõniste’s Lenny are the new Melges 24 World Champions

05 July, 2015 - Middelfart, Denmark – No racing in Middelfart today due to the lack of wind. It means that the Melges 24 World Championship ended up with twelve races and one discard, rewarding Chris Rast’s EFG SUI684 as a new holder of the Melges Performance Sailboats Challenge Trophy and Tõnu Tõniste’s Lenny EST790 as a holder for the Henri Samuel Trophy.

Melges 24 Worlds 2015: No wind, no racing on day 4

3 July, 2015 - Middelfart, Denmark - Sometimes it happens also in Middelfart that, after a breezy day, you have to lie in the marina waiting for some puff of wind. A lie that today ended with the AP flag over Alfa, so it means that the Melges 24 World Championship 2015 will resume tomorrow morning, with the start of race 10 set for 11 am.

EFG SUI684 Chris Rast  (c) Pierrick Contin

02 July, 2015 - Middelfat, Denmark - What a day here in Middelfart! Thanks to some champagne conditions, PRO Hank Stuart brings at home three more races and now, after nine races and one discard, the situation among the 95 boats fleet starts to unravel.

Melges 24 World Championship 2015 - (c) Pierrick Contin

01 July, 2015 – Middelfart, Denmark - Thanks to 7-10 knots of breeze, blowing from 170-180 degrees, one of the huge Melges 24 fleet ever complete other three races and now the standing counts on six races with one discard.

Melges 24 World Championship 2015 - Middelfart, Denmark  © Pierrick Contin / IM2

30 June, 2015 - Middelfart, Denmark - The first day of the 2015 Melges 24 World Championship has finished in Middelfart, Denmark with a ninety-five boats on the starting line. The event is organized by Match Racing Denmark along with the Middelfart Sailing Club in cooperation with International Melges 24 Class Association.