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Cala Galera - Porto Ercole

October 28, 2016 - Italy - Italian Melges 24 Class is glad to invite all Melges 24 sailors to Cala Galera Melges 24 Winter Series 2017. The intention is to sail one weekend per month in January, February and March. All three events will take place in Cala Galera Marina, Porto Ercole, Tuscany!

Melges 24 Quantum WWS 2016-17

October 27, 2016 - US - US Melges 24 Class Association is delighted to announce the name sponsor for the Melges 24 World Winter Series - QUANTUM and to name the series  MELGES24 Quantum World Winter Series.

 

Richard Reid CAN Zingara Melges 24

October 27, 2016 - US - US Melges 24 Class Association is delighted to announce the main sponsor for the Melges 24 World Winter Series - QUANTUM and to name the series as MELGES24 Quantum World Winter Series.

Melges 24 Worlds 2015 - Pierrick Contin

October 26th, 2016 – Miami, FL, U.S. - Time to get back in the water has almost come for the International Melges 24 Fleet. The teams that are preparing to compete for the 2016 Melges 24 World Championship, taking place in Miami, FL from November 26th to December 3rd, have just 30 days left to make sure their boats and crews are in perfect shape for the start of the event.  This World Championship is anticipated to be the most crowded event of the international one-design sailing scene this year.

Melges 24 Worlds 2016

October 24, 2016 - Miami, FL, US - The International Melges 24 Class Association (IM24CA) and the U.S. Melges 24 Class Association (USMCA) are thrilled to be welcoming you all to Miami in almost one month’s time. In an effort to help you and your team better prepare for all the incredible racing and competition ahead, all entrants are strongly encouraged to review the below items:

US 2016 Nationals

By Brian Hutchinson - With sunny skies, fresh breeze and explosive Fall colors Lake Geneva served up a wide range of vintage lake sailing conditions for STAGE 2 of the MELGES242016 NORTH AMERICAN TOURThe 2016 MELGES24 US NATIONALCHAMPIONSHIP.

Melges 24 European Sailing Series

October 15, 2016 – IM24CA - Andrea Racchelli’s ALTEA from Italy in overall ranking and Miles Quinton’s GILL RACE TEAM from Great Britain in Corinthian (professionals not allowed) division celebrated their victory of the Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2016 in Luino on October 9, where during the Lino Favini Cup - the final event of the Melges 24 European Sailing Series - took place.

Line Honoros Melges 24 US Nationals 2016 video

October 12, 2016 - Lake Geneva, WI, US - Great footage of 2016 Line Honors Melges 24 U.S. Nationals held on October 7-9 in Lake Geneva Ycht Club. Video edited by Marc Noel, the President of Canadian  Melges 24 Class Association at Okanagan Sailing.

Melges 24 U.S. Nationals 2016

October 9, 2016 - Lake Geneva, WI, United States -  The Line Honors 2016 Melges 24 U.S. National Championship concluded today, hosted by the Lake Geneva Yacht Club (LGYC) Forty seven teams traveled to participate from all across North America and around the world to race the U.S. Melges 24 Class Association’s (USMCA) biggest event.

Coppa Lino Favini 2016

October 9, 2016 – Luino, Italy – Melges 24 European Sailing Series has concluded with a total of eight races sailed during the final event of Lino Favini Cup considered also as the Swiss Open Championship and the final event for the Melges 24 European and Italian Series.