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NOOD 2018 - Melges 24 Monsoon © Paul Todd

February 19, 2018 - St. Petersbrurg, USA - Written by Dave Reed - After two days of racing on Tampa Bay, light weather persisted Sunday to close the 2018 Helly Hansen National Offshore One Design Regatta in St. Petersburg with a day ashore. Team Monsoon, led by skipper Bruce Ayres, of Newport Beach, Calif., was named Overall Winner as the top team from the Melges 24 fleet, deemed the weekend's most competitive class.

Melges 24 Worlds 2016 Miami - Pierrick Contin

February 16 2018 - Miami, US - The most anticipated multi-class regatta in Miami will take place from March 5th to March 11th, 2018. Teams representing countries from all over the world will meet again and line up under Miami's sunny skies on Biscayne Bay to compete for the celebrated Miami Sailing Week trophies.

Andy Wharton Accrewed Interest AUS

February 16, 2018 - Port Lincoln SA, AUS - Written by Harry Fisher - For the first time in the event’s history, this year’s Teakle Classic Lincoln Week Regatta will incorporate the Australian Championships for the Melges 24 class, which is one of the premier sports boat classes in Australia.

World Sailing Class Association

February 15, 2018 - IM24CA - World Sailing has approved the final 2017 changes to the Melges 24 Class Rules of 2017 and has published a new edition of the Melges 24 Class Rules which comes into effect immediately. In the new Melges 24 Class Rules both the proposals from 2016 and 2017 IM24CA Annual General Meetings are included, as the proposals from 2016 were not approved before due to processes within World Sailing.

Melges 24 AUS Nationals AG Photo

February 7, 2018 - Port Lincoln, AustraliaLess than ten days until the MUSTO 2018 Melges 24 Australian Titles to be held in Port Lincoln on February 19-23. This year Musto is the generous major sponsor of the 2018 Melges 24 Australian Titles, which will be a part of the Teakle Lincoln Race Week. 

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.