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Balaton M24 Spring Regatta_Day1_2_Gabor Cserta

09 May, 2015, Balatonfüred, Hungary - Lake Balaton showed its sunny and moderately windy  face on the initial day of Balaton Melges24 Spring Regatta, where eleven Melges 24 teams have gathered to race for the victory, among them Great Britain’s Gill Race Team (GBR 694), Ukrainian Marusia (UKR 819), from Austria Pure (AUT 716) and Melnosa (AUT 609)  teams and six Hungarian boats – Strange Brew (HUN 392), Jedi Business (HUN 481), Hód (HUN 589), Ponente (HUN 369), NondireMai (HUN 579), FGF Sailing Team (HUN 209) and Syrius (HUN 373).

Melges 24 European Championship 2014 in Balatonfüred

08 May 2015 - Balatonfüred, Hungary - Eleven teams have congregated so far at the Balatonfüredi Yacht Club (BYC) on Hungary's Lake Balaton this weekend for the Balaton Melges 24 Spring Regatta which runs from May 8-10. 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!

Luino

Last week the International Melges 24 Class Association (IM24CA) got the unexpected news that Yacht Club Como has cancelled CAMPIONE regatta on June 12-14 due to some unforeseen reasons. This regatta was supposed to be the 4th event for the Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2015.

Audi tron Sailing Series - Melges 24 - Portovenere - EFG

Porto Venere, May 4th 2015 – The "King of Poets Melges 24" title has been awarded to Chris Rast's EFG. Unfortunately the lack of wind did not allow any race to be sailed crowning SUI-684 as the leader followed by Riccardo Simoneschi's Audi tron.

Audi tron Sailing Series - Melges 24 - Portovenere - Day 2

Portovenere, May 3rd  2015 – After five sailed races the fight is very close between Chris Rast's EFG (yesterday 3-2) and Riccardo Simoneschi's Audi tron (1-3) : this time now it's not very easy to make any predictions on the next Melges 24 “King of Poets”.

Audi tron Sailing Series - Melges 24 - Portovenere - Day 1

Porto Venere, May 1st 2015 – Audi tron Sailing Series Melges 24 day one races have just concluded under heavy rain and on and off breeze that saw EFG Bank (today, 1-1-4) of Chris Rast, Moth speed record, leading this provisional ranking with a five-point-margin over Audi tron (2-8-1) of Riccardo Simoneschi, “First of the Kings” in Loano, where the Audi tron Sailing Series officially started a month ago.

Audi Hospitality in Portovenere

Porto Venere – It's right from an act to another that the Audi tron Sailing Series has to cope with the most hectic and tricky moments of all. During the quick setting up and dismantling of the Audi Village from a venue to another hundreds of km away going from Liguria to Sicily, Tuscany and Lombardy many matters have to be taken into consideration such as the logistics, transport management and weather conditions.

Melges 24 US fleet

With Winter now gone and spring very much in play throughout the Northeast corridor of the U.S., there are two really great events coming up soon that Melges 24s are invited to attend — the all new Kreidefels Cup hosted by the Tred Avon Yacht Club and the Larchmont Yacht Club's (LYC) Sportboat Grand Prix.

Melges 24 US fleet

With Winter now gone and spring very much in play throughout the Northeast corridor of the U.S., there are two really great events coming up soon that Melges 24s are invited to attend — the all new Kreidefels Cup hosted by the Tred Avon Yacht Club and the Larchmont Yacht Club's (LYC) Sportboat Grand Prix.

Melges 24 worlds 2015 in Middelfart

If you are still planning to race, you can avoid paying extra 150 Euros while arranging your payment by May 1. We have 111 boats entered for the 2015 most important event for Melges 24 and you would not like to miss it! See the list of entries