Embarr IRL829 - Melges24 Worlds 2016

December 3rd, 2016 - Miami, FL, US - As a result of an amazing Championship, with all placements of the series -apart from one - within the fifth position of the ranking, the Irish team of Embarr IRL829 (2-75/DNS) has been crowned at the 2016 Melges 24 World Championship.  

2016 Melges 24 Worlds: Core of the Melges 24 Class – Corinthian Fleet

November 27th, 2016 - Miami, FL, US - Written by Silvia Gallegati and Piret Salmistu – 74 boats, 35 of which belonging to the Corinthian division, will be rounding the marks in front of Miami Beach and Biscayne Bay during the 2016 Melges 24 World Championship, which got started with registration and measurement in Island Gardens Marina and Miami Yacht Club yesterday, but the real excitement starts with racing on Tuesday, November 29th.

Laura Grondin and Dark Energy

November 25th, 2016 - Miami, FL, US - Melges 24 driven enthusiasm and passion to this boat will bring a great fleet of Melges 24 sailors to sail in one of the most desired sailing venues in US – Miami – for the title of the 2016 Melges 24 World Championship. But not only for this particular title.

Roger That AUS

Novermber 23rd, 2016 - Miami, FL, US -  By Lisa Ratliff – Australian sailors are adding plenty of Frequent Flier points to their airline loyalty programs and challenging the world’s best at a number of North American Championships this month.

Bora Gulari and Air Force One - 2015

November 27, 2016 - Miami, FL, US - 2016 Melges 24 World Championship.  Will this be the year Bora Gulari takes the title?  The Melges 24 stalwart is a two time Moth World Champion (2009, 2013) and 2009 Rolex Yachtsman of the year. –  Interview and article by Duncan Stamper, International Melges 24 Class Association (IM24CA) Vice Chair Americas, Goes to Eleven CAN11 

The Waters of Miami - A Challenging Race Course for Fracassoli

November 17h, 2016 - Miami, FL, U.S. - Written by Silvia Gallegati and Mauro Melandri - Press Officers of the Melges 24 World Championship 2016 - The 2016 Melges 24 World Championship, starting in Miami next Saturday November 26th, is forecasted to be the biggest one with the highest number of participants ever hosted in North America and also one of the biggest in Melges 24 class history. 

Calling for Extraordinary General Meeting

November 15, 2016 - IM24CA -  Due to the fact that Treasurer elections were not held at the Annual General Meeting in Munich on November 5th, World Council decided to call for Extraordinary General Meeting. Treasurer’s post was left open due to the need of clarification of the Constitution and it will be open until the Extraordinary General Meeting.

Attn: All Melges 24 national classes, builders and members of the Executive Committee

Melges 24 Monsoon

November 8, 2016 - Miami, US -  Written by Glenda Nixon, crew of Melges 24 AUS812 ACCRU, Nixon family team – The strong contingent of female sailors at the recent Line Honors Melges 24 US National Championship, held at Lake Geneva Yacht Club, holds well for the future of women in the class.

IM24CA AGM2016

November 7, 2016 - IM24CA - The International Melges 24 Class Association (IM24CA) held the 2016 Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Munich on Saturday, November 5th preceded by the Technical Committee Meeting on Friday, November 4th.

Melges 24 Embarr IRL829 in Miami

November 4, 2016 - Miami, US - With three weeks to go to the 2016 Melges 24 World Championship in Miami it’s a great time to present some of the teams and people passionate about the Melges 24 boat.  The majority of the Melges 24 class is a Corinthian fleet of all amateur crews who race within the open competition but are also scored separately.  However, the boat tends to attract many top level sailors including Olympians who want to get into high level racing without compromise.