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Melges 24 Canadian Nationals 2014

This year the Melges 24 Canadian Nationals will take place in Windsor, Ontario, on July 10 - 12. Register early to help the organizers to make this a great event! 

Windsor Yacht Club has known as the friendliest Little Yacht Club on the Great Lakes. Established in 1937 and having been completely renovated in the early 1999, the Club is located at the mouth of the Detroit River. 

Premiere Racing Steps Aside From Key West Race Week

In November of 1994, Yachting Magazine consultant Gary Jobson asked Peter Craig, “how hard can it be? Just raise some flags and blow off some guns.” And so began Craig’s involvement in what was then a 112-boat single division regatta that would soon evolve into an iconic annual international keelboat event. Yachting Magazine founded Key West Race Week in 1987.

Marina Portoroz, Slovenia

The first event of the Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2015 is getting closer and so does the deadline of early registration. If you plan to enter and want to take advantage of the early entry discount, take action now and make your entry.

Audi tron European Sailing Series Melges 24

Milano, February 25th 2015 - Loano, Portovenere, Riva del Garda, Porto Ercole, Trapani, Genova: these are the 2015 Audi tron Sailing Series sailing venues chosen by Bpse for the supporting four rings automobile manufacturer. The series considered as a reference sailing circuit by all organising bodies and teams this year will be opening up its doors to all Melges 24 specialists and PRO Drivers, challenging together with the Audi Melges 20 and Melges 32 fleet.

2015 CSR Marine ‎Melges 24‬ U.S. National Championship

With the championship expected to easily attract as many as 50 teams, a host of industry partners and performance racing companies pledge sponsorship support. Gorge-ous event is on its way to becoming the biggest Melges 24 US Nationals to date.

Melges 24 South Australian Championship 2015 - Ally Graham

Melges 24 youngster Luke Stephens, 22, has taken out his first state championship in a senior class after a resounding victory in the South Australian Melges 24 state championships at Adelaide Sailing Club over the weekend.

In light and difficult conditions over the three days, Stephens won three of the five races, holding off veteran Robin Deussen in a close battle. 

Melges 24 fleet_HH NOOD Regatta 2015_Paul Todd

Zingara’s team with Richard Reid in helm delivered a great performance winning 5 out of 10 races including the decisive last race. Ten races were completed during three racing days on Tampa Bay on February 13-15.

29015 Helly Hansen Sailing World St. Peterburg NOOD Regatta

St. Petersburg, Florida - The start of the Helly Hansen 2015 St Petersburg NOODs got off to a great start with classic Florida winter conditions for the Melges 24 fleet. Four races were completed in the bright blue, sunny skies in Tampa Bay with lots of planning opportunities with wind speeds averaging 8 - 18 knots.

Balatonfüred - Melges 24 Europeans 2014 - Pierrick Contin

Balatonfüredi Yacht Club (BYC) and MVM Sport Club (MVM SE) are honoured to welcome you all in Balatonfüred, between May 8-10, 2015 to participate on Balaton Melges24 Spring Regatta. The Regatta, which will be organized in kind co-operation with the Hungarian Melges24 Class Association and International Melges24 Class Association, will be the second event of European Melges24 Sailing Series 2015!

Melges 24 Chilean Nationals 2015

Melges 24 National Class of Chile, which recently joined the International Melges 24 Class Association, had their National Championship 2015 at Lake Rapel on February 6-8. Magic Marine CHI-700 with Pablo Gallyas in helm and Rodrigo Robles Bertossi, Coni Gallyas, Rodrigo Estibill and Carlos Ortiz in team claimed the victory and the title of the Chilean National Champion!