News

Lucky Dog Gill Race Team USA858
August 18, 2019 - Traverse City, Michigan, USA - Congratulations are in full order for 2019 Melges 24 North American Champions: Travis Weisleder, tactician Mike Buckley, George Peet, Chewy Sanchez and John Bowden on Lucky Dog/Gill Race Team. A big round of congrats is also extended to 2019 Corinthian NAC Champs - Fraser McMillan at the helm of Sunnyvale with crew members Aiden Koster, Alexander Levkovskiy and Keegan Moynihan.
 
AGM 2019

August 18, 2019 - 2019 International Melges 24 Class World Council' Annual General Meeting (AGM) will take place in Bergen, Norway on Saturday, November 9, preceded by the Technical Committee meeting on Friday, November 8.

Lucky Dog Gill Race Team USA858
August 17, 2019 - Traverse City, Michigan, USA - Day Two at the 2019 Melges 24 North American Championship (NAC) got off to a slightly slower start. An initial general recall on the first attempt to start Race Four resulted in a two hour, on-the-water postponement. During that time, PRO Jeff Maier and his dedicated GTYC Race Committee picked up shop and moved further south. Teams waited for the breeze to build.
Zingara CAN811
August 16, 2019 - Traverse City, Michigan, USA - Opening day at the 2019 Melges 24 North American Championship (NAC) produced three great races leaving Canada's Richard Reid at the helm of Zingara with a significant 11-point lead over Mike 'Flow Master' Dow's Flying Toaster in second place.
Melges 24 NAC2019
August 14, 2019 - Traverse City, Michigan, USA - The International Melges 24 Class Association (IM24CA) is just hours away from the start of its North American Championship (NAC), and forty-two, super-tough Melges 24 teams are over-the-top excited about the highly-competitive, big-fleet racing action that lies ahead.
Quantum Racing
August 9, 2019 - Traverse City, Michigan, USA - Through the generosity of Quantum Sails, the 2019 Melges 24 North American Championship is pleased to offer via an online auction, an opportunity to race aboard Quantum Racing in the 52 Super Series. Bidding will begin on Friday, August 9, 2019 and end on Thursday, August 15.
MiKey USA835 - photo CRW-Zerogradinord
August 5, 2019 - Traverse City, Michigan, USA - The biggest, most major event of the season in North America for the Melges 24 Class is now a short two weeks away from its start. Corinthian teams looking to qualify for the all-amateur division continue with getting crew member sailor classifications from World Sailing confirmed, and the selection process, scheduling and notifications for random boat measurement are well underway.
 
Early Bird Entry Fee deadline is July 31st for the Melges 24 Worlds 2019

July 29, 2019 - Villasimius, Italy - Dear Melges 24 sailors and owners! Melges 24 World Championship 2019 in Villasimius, Sardinia is approaching and these are the last days for the “Early Bird Entry Fee” until July 31st. Take advantage of it and register now - more than 40 boats have signed up already!

July 21, 2019 - Scarlino, Italy - It comes to an end with nine races completed, the maximum allowed by the Notice of Race, the fourth act of the Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2019, event organized by the Club Nautico Scarlino and the International Melges 24 Class Association in cooperation with Melges 24 Italian Class
All Italian Fight for the Podium in Scarlino
July 20, 2019 - Scarlino, Italy - Day two of racing just came to the end in the Italian race course of Scarlino (Tuscany) and, with three more races completed, the head of the ranking of the fourth act of the Melges 24 European Sailing Series is unchanged: Maidollis by Gian Luca Perego keeps in fact leading the fleet with extremely consistent performances (2-1-6 today) and a net total of 10 points (the discard of the worst result of the series came into play today upon completion of the fifth race).