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Melges 24 European and Audi tron Sailing Series 2014 in Riva - Mauro Melandri

29 June, 2015 - Middelfart, Denmark - Ninety-five Melges 24 teams have gathered in the Middelfart Marina in Denmark for the Melges 24 World Championship 2015 to be held from June 30 till July 5. The most important event of the year for the Melges 24 fleet is organized by by Match Racing Denmark along with Middelfart Sailing Club in cooperation with International Melges 24 Class Association.

Melges 24 Worlds 2015: Live dock chats of the practice race day

29 June, 2015 - Middelfart, Denmark - Practice race day in the Middelfart Marina was full of action and sailors anxious to try the waters of the Melges 24 World Championship during the practice race. Morning started with a Competitors meeting at 10:45 and IMCA's videoteam made a great start for the full coverage what will follow during the week.

Melges 24 Norway: Hankø Race Week 2015

Hankø Race Week, Norway final race for the Norwegian fleet prior to the Melges 24 Worlds 2015, a good weekend and a great final test for 13 boats from Norwegian fleet before the World Cup in Middelfart including three races on Saturday and three races on Sunday over on June 20-21.

Melges 24 Worlds 2015: Notice of Race Amendment no 1

Melges 24 World Championship 2015 - Competitors Announcement with the Amendment no 1 to the Notice of Race issued on June 21, 2015.

Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2016 - Invitation to the bid

The International Melges 24 Class Association (IM24CA) hereby invites the yacht clubs and national classes around Europe, which are interested to host one of the 2016 Melges 24 European Sailing Series (ESS) events, to submit their bids. http://melges24.com/europeansailingseries   

Competitor Announcement #1: 2015 CSR MARINE Melges 24 U.S. National Championship

19 June, 2015 - Cascade Locks, Oregon, US - Welcome to the first of several Competitor Announcements (CA) that will be issued by the USMCA in regards to the forthcoming 2015 Nationals. In a grand effort to help you and your team be better prepared for competition, please carefully review the following items:

Melges 24 World Championship 2015 – 10 days to go

19 June, 2015 - Middelfart, Denmark - A maritime market town in the el dorado of Denmark - Middelfart, the venue for the most important event of the year for the Melges 24 fleet, has ten days to wait while around 500 sailors will fill the marina and town. Melges 24 World Championship will take place from June 30 until July 5 in Middelfart marina organized by Match Racing Denmark along with Middelfart Sailing Club in cooperation with International Melges 24 Class Association.  

Tõnu Tõniste Lenny EST790 - EST Champ 2015 - photo Piret Salmistu

15 June, 2015 – Tallinn, Estonia – 2015 Melges 24 Estonian Championship was held on June 12-14 in Kalev Yacht Club, Tallinn, Estonia. The place is known for many sailors as the venue for the 2010 Melges 24 Worlds and also for the 1980 Moscow Summer Olympic Games’ Sailing Regatta. Regatta was considered to be as the Doyle Sails Nordic Trophy’s 2nd event and Finnish-Estonian Ranking’ 3rd event. Not many chances was leaving for other teams Tõnu Tõniste’s Lenny EST790 winnig the title of the Melges 24 Estonian Champion.

Lenny EST790 2015 FIN-EST Rank 2 in Tallinn

8 June, 2015 - Tallinn, Estonia - The second event of the 2015 Melges 24 Finnish Estonian Ranking was held in Kalev Yacht Club, Tallinn, Estonia on June 6-7. Four Estonian teams were on starting line to prepare both for the Estonian Championship next weekend and majority of them for the Melges 24 World Championship 2015 in Middelfart, Denmark i

Doyle Sails Nordic Trophy 2015 in Amal, Sweden

1 June, 2015 - Åmål, Sweden - The first Doyle Sails Melges 24 Nordic Trophy event was sailed from 29th to 31st of May in Åmål. Åmål is less than 200 km west from Oslo and north from Gothenburg. A tiny cosy village of under 10 000 inhabitants. The facilities and hospitality was superb.