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Petey Crawford's wrap up video from the Melges 24 U.S. Nationals

Sperry and Sailing Anarchy Take You To The Gorge - the Melges 24 National Championship!

It's the Sperry/Sailing Anarchy World Tour 2015, and that means fireworks at the Columbia River Gorge for the 2015 Melges 24 US National Championship! Watch the sportboat that ignited the international revolution in high-speed monohull racing as the fleet rides 20+ knots of breeze over millions of cubic feet per second of cold mountain water mixed with kiteboarders, logs, and the occasional spirit of a grizzly bear.

IM24CA Annual General Meeting 2015

International Melges 24 Class Association's Annual General Meeting 2015 will be held in Copenhagen, Denmark on November 21. The AGM will be preceded by the Technical Committee Meeting on November 20.

Melges 24 Danish Nationals 2015

Over August 21-23 the 3rd event of the Doyle Sails Nordic Trophy 2015 was held considered to be Melges 24 Danish Championship and was hosted by Sundby Sejlforening in Copenhagen. 26 boats competed from Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Germany.

Chris Rast_M24 Worlds 2015_Pierrick Contin

August 25, 2015 - Winning the Melges 24 World Championship is never easy. The class attracts the best sailors, and after 20+ years, there are few tricks left to exploit. So when 2008 US Olympian Christopher Rast dominated the 2015 Worlds, beating the 95-boat fleet WITH A RACE TO SPARE, Scuttlebutt editor Craig Leweck had to find out how he did it…

Delta Lloyd Open Dutch Championships in Medemblik

After four events completed from the 2015 Melges 24 European Sailing Series and deserved holidays the venue of the 2013 Melges 24 Europeans is awaiting you! The next event of the Melges 24 European Sailing Series will be held at the Delta Lloyd Open Dutch Championships in Medemblik, the Netherlands on September 18-20. 

2016 Melges 24 Worlds in Miami

As the epic 2015 CSR Melges 24 U.S. National Championship has been written into the history books now, it's time to think about the future events focusing especially to the 2016 title event - MELGES 24 Miami World Championship to be held in Miami Yacht Club in Florida on 26 November until 3 December. 51 teams entered and counting!

Melges 24 US Nationals 2015

CSR MELGES24 US National Championships 2015 were held in Columbia Gorge Racing Association, (CGRA) out of Cascade Locks, Oregon on August 7-9. 

There are lots of amazing and interesting facts about this wonderful Melges 24 event.

“FROTH” is what happens when you mix a MELGES24 with the wind at Cascade Locks,

August 7-9, 2015 -  Cascade Locks, Oregon, U.S. -  The largest one-design keelboat regatta on record for the Columbia Gorge Racing Association, (CGRA) out of Cascade Locks, Oregon was last week’s the CSR MELGES24 US National Championships. Boats traveled from over 3000 miles (4800 kilometers)  away to experience The Gorge.  They were treated to what many consider one of the most memorable and exhilarating sailing events of their lives.  

2015 CSR Marine U.S. National Goes Out On A High Note - Final Race  Played Fun, Fast And Gorgeus

Cascade Locks, OR - Congratulations to Brian Porter on Full Throttle and his Melges 24 team that included tactician Andy Burdick, Sam Rogers and Matt Woodworth. Together they are 2015 CSR Marine U.S. National Champions. It is yet another impressive win for Porter as this is his seventh time winning the highly-coveted title. A very emotional Porter accepted the top prize on Sunday afternoon stating that sailing at the Gorge was one of this best places in the world to sail a Melges 24.

2015 CSR Marine Melges 24 U.S. National Championship

Cascade Locks, OR - This Friday, the 2015 CSR Marine Melges 24 U.S. National Championship hosted and supported by the Columbia Gorge Racing Association (CGRA) will commence with a beautiful thirty-six entries on the starting line. Teams have traveled from near and far. From Tampa, Florida to Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, from Corpus Christi, Texas to Canada, the fleet is diverse, super-charged and ready for an exciting weekend of Melges 24 racing.