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Melges 24 Miami Midwinter 2018

January 25, 2018 - Miami, US - Seventeen Melges 24 teams spanning the globe converged on Miami’s famous Biscayne Bay for three days of great racing (January 19-21) and midwinter tune-up action, taking a much desired break from the deep freeze of winter.

Magic Marine CHI833

January 17, 2018 - Lake Rapel, Chile - The 2018 Chilean National Melges 24 Championships were held on Lake Rapel on January 12-14 with 16 teams competing for the Crown, including 6 teams competing for the Corinthian Trophy.

Renewal of the membership for the International Melges 24 Class Association

January 3, 2018 - IM24CA -  Happy New Year, dear Melges 24 sailors and National Class Administrators! 2018 just started and for you it means a renewal of the membership for the International Melges 24 Class Association on our website www.melges24.com .

IM24CA Holidays 2017

December 22, 2017 - IM24CA -  Dear Melges 24 sailors, owners, builders, officers and friends! Thank you all for your time and efforts contributing to the Melges 24 class worldwide and being there with the best ever one design sportsboat! Wishing you peace, joy, and all the best this wonderful holiday has to offer! Take in the serene moments spent with friends and loved ones, and may the wonder of Christmas surround you throughout the holiday season and new year. Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year! 

2018 Melges 24 European Sailing Series

December 8, 2017 - IM24CA - After some long evaluation, the management of the International Melges 24 Class Association announces the details of the 2018 Melges 24 European Sailing Series. From the first look at the calendar, it appears clear that the next one will be south and Italian oriented: in fact, five events out of six are planned to be held in Italy and the main reason for that is the Melges 24 European Championship to be held in Riva on Lake Garda in August.

2018 Melges 24 European Sailing Series

December 8, 2017 - IM24CA - After some long evaluation, the management of the International Melges 24 Class Association announces the details of the 2018 Melges 24 European Sailing Series. From the first look at the calendar, it appears clear that the next one will be south and Italian oriented: in fact, five events out of six are planned to be held in Italy and the main reason for that is the Melges 24 European Championship to be held in Riva on Lake Garda in August.

Gill Race Team GBR694 - Pierrick Contin

December 5, 2017 - IM24CA - Melges 24 Corinthian European Champion 2016 and runner-up of the 2017 Melges 24 Worlds in Corinthian division–GILL RACE TEAM GBR694–has been also very consistent to win the Melges 24 European Sailing Series overall title twice and the Corinthian title once-achievement which no other team has done. 

Mikey USA838

November 14, 2017 - Tampa, US - After eight races complete and two days of nicely breezed racing days, Kevin Welch's MIKEY won the 2017 Melges 24 Invitational Regatta hosted by the Davis Island Yacht Club on November 11-12. A total of eleven teams toughed out the Florida sunshine and warm temps for a great event.

Taki 4 ITA778 - Pierrick Contin

November 13, 2017 - IM24CA - Melges 24 Corinthian World Champion two years in a row, the Corinthian winner of the 2017 Melges 24 European Sailing Series, missing only two Corinthian podiums of the series’ events  - this is how Italian team TAKI 4 has been printing their footsteps in the history of Melges 24 class.  

AGM 2017

November 8, 2017 - IM24CA - The International Melges 24 Class Association (IM24CA) held the 2017 Annual General Meeting (AGM) in the Royal Ocean Racing Club in London on Saturday, November 4th preceded by the Technical Committee Meeting on Friday, November 3rd. The Minutes of the AGM will be published shortly, but this is the summary what was discussed and decided.