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Audi Sailing Series 2015 Melges 24 in Loano

Portovenere, Italy – After Loano, where the Melges 24, Audi Melges 20 and Melges 32 “First of the Kings” have been crowned, Audi tron of Riccardo Simoneschi, Fremito d’Arja of Dario Levi and Stig of Alessandro Rombelli, the series organised by B.Plan Sport&Events (BPSE) in cooperation with Melges Europe is moving towards Portovenere.

Melges 24 Gill Race Team in Riva del Garda 2014

With the momentum firmly back in the UK Melges 24 Class, it is with great pleasure we can announce that the 2015 UK National and Open Championship will take place 5-7th September 2015. The event is to be hosted at Suffolk Yacht Harbour and it is planned that racing will take place in Dovercourt Bay, which has been the venue of many different class championship and open events over the years. 

Melges 24 CHSRaceweek2015 © Brian Carlin

20 April 2015 - Charleston, SC - Congratulations are in order to Bruce Ayres and his Monsoon team — tactician Jeremy Wilmot, Jeff Reynolds, Jessica Koenig and Jake LaDow as they are 2015 Melges 24 Sperry Charleston Race Week Champions for the second consecutive time.

Sperry CRW 2015 - Melges 24

18 April 2015 - Charleston, SC - The Melges 24 Class enjoyed three races on Friday to commence their division at Sperry Charleston Race Week. Under overcast skies and racing conditions, a light breeze the fluctuated in velcoity carried them through the day. There was an attempt at a fourth heat, however as early forecasts had predicted the breeze seemed to vanish in seconds as the day lingered on resulting in an abandoned race.

Melges 24 Europeans 2013 in Medemblik - Pierrick Contin

There are two Melges 24 boats available in the Netherlands for charter at the Melges 24 Worlds 2015 in Denmark. 

If you are interested or you know someone who might want to charter, please contact Hein Ruyten at heinruyten@gmail.com 

2015 Melges 24 European Sailing Series

13 April 2015 – Balatonfüred, Hungary – Less than two weeks until the end of the Pre-Entry deadline on April 24 for the ‪‎2015 Melges 24 European Sailing Series second event in Balatonfüred on May 8-10.

App - Follow the Audi tron Sailing Series anytime, anywhere!

Now available the official Audi tron Sailing Series App free to download! Get all the latest updates on the Melges 20, Melges 24 and Melges 32 races, watch all regatta videos and photos, discover the teams and its crew, check rankings, notice of races and sailing instructions, find all useful accommodation facilities close to the regatta sites.

Melges 24 World Championship 2015

At the end of the first period of the pre-registration, more than 100 boats have been registered to participate at the worldwide gathering Melges 24 World Championship 2015 in Middelfart, Denmark. From 30th June to 5th July, Match Racing Denmark along with Middelfart Sailing Club and in cooperation with International Melges 24 Class Association will run one of the largest Melges 24 class title events in the class history.

Melges 24 USA fleet

You know Spring is officially here when it is time to race in Charleston at Race Week. Sponsored by Sperry, Charleston promotes the best-of-the-best in one design racing and the Melges 24 Class has 24 bold teams registered! That also means it’s time to get your team and boat ready to have fun.

Melges 24 Audi tron Sailing Series Loano

6 April 2015 - Loano, Italy - An unforgettable Easter for the Audi tron Sailing Series Melges 24 edition, after two days of very unstable wind and very little sailing, the series organised by B.Plan Sport&Events (BPSE), in cooperation with Melges Europe has become more lively thanks to strong northern winds.