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Trapani – Wonderful venue for the Melges 24 Italian National Championship 2015

On September 10-13 a beautiful Trapani will host the Melges 24 Italian National Championship 2015 considered also to be the fourth stage of the Audi tron Sailing Series. 15 boats registered so far!

MELGES 24 CANADA: Video footage from 2015 ‎Melges 24‬ Canadian Championship

2015 Melges 24 Canadian Championship were held at Windsor Yacht Club July 10-12, 2015. Enjoy the video summary from this wonderful event!

M24 ESS 2015 Current Rankings and Future Events in Medemblik and Luino

29 July, 2015 - Melges 24 class in Europe has had four events of the 2015 Melges 24 European Sailing Series so far: first in Portoroz, Slovenia in March, second in Balatonfüred, Hungary in May; third in Riva del Garda, Italy in May and fourth as the most important title event of the year, World Championship in Middelfart Denmark in June-July. The current standings of the 2015 Melges 24 European Sailing Series calculated after four events with 34 races altogether and with 5 discards have been published.

Melges 24 Canadian Nationals 2014

13 July, 2015 - Windsor, Ontario, CAN - Richard Reid and his crew from the National Yacht Club in Toronto was crowned the Melges 24 Canadian Champion, sponsored by Colchester Ridge Estate,  Winery after a hard fought 5 race series. 

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14 July, 2015 -  UK - It’s with great pleasure that the Melges 24 UK Class Association can confirm that OneSails GBR have confirmed their support as title sponsors for the OneSails 2015 Melges 24 UK Nationals and Open Championships. 

AUS Mid Winters 2015

The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club  hosted the Mid Winter One Design Regatta for the second year  over the weekend of the 11-12 July, five fleets of One Design classes competed. The Melges 24 fleet was the largest, three competitors travelling from South Australia and one from Victoria to race against the Sydney fleet, evidence of the future and popularity of this growing One Design class in Australia.

The Next Events of the Melges 24 Audi tron Sailing Series

The next 2015 Melges 24 Audi tron Sailing Series events - Act 4 in Porto Ercole on July 24-26 and Act 5 in Trapani on September 10-13 - await for you! Don't miss the chance to sail and spend time in such wonderful places like wonderful Italy has to offer!

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.

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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.