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Year: 2021
Posted Title
04.10.2021 Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2021 - Melgina and White Room are the champions of the series, Black Seal wins the final regatta in Trieste
02.10.2021 Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2021 - Black Seal and Gill Race Team run the show on penultimate day in Trieste
01.10.2021 Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2021 - Melgina dominates opening day in Trieste
27.09.2021 Trieste is calling - final event of the Melges 24 European Sailing Series and Italian Melges24Tour
11.09.2021 Melges 24 European Championship 2021 - Altea and Lenny (Corinthian) are the new Melges 24 European Champions
10.09.2021 Melges 24 European Championship 2021 - Altea and Lenny (Corinthian) enter the final day as the leaders
09.09.2021 Melges 24 European Championship 2021 - Sea breeze enhances the duel between Altea and War Canoe
08.09.2021 Melges 24 European Championship 2021 - Day Two brings Altea to the top in Portoroz
07.09.2021 Melges 24 European Championship 2021 - Corinthian frontrunners on Day One in Portoroz
06.09.2021 The Wait is Over and the Melges 24 European Championship 2021 Runs Through September 4-11 in Portoroz, Slovenia
06.09.2021 #ROADTOPORTOROZ - Melges 24 European Championship 2021
22.08.2021 Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2021 - Nefeli crushes Riva and is a solid candidate for the upcoming European Championship
21.08.2021 Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2021 in Riva - Nefeli embraces the Ora and makes a leap forward in the ranking
20.08.2021 Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2021 - After four races German Nefeli is the leader
19.08.2021 Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2021 - In Riva del Garda the "last dance” before the Portoroz’ Melges 24 Europeans 2021
10.08.2021 Notice of the Annual General Meeting of the International Melges 24 Class Association
05.08.2021 Melges 24 European Championship 2021 - 30 days to go
25.07.2021 Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2021 - Estonian Lenny takes the overall and Corinthian victory in Riva
24.07.2021 Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2021 - Peter Karrie’s Nefeli jumps to the top in Riva
23.07.2021 Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2021 - It’s tight at the top, but Paolo Brescia’s Melgina takes an early lead in Riva
20.04.2021 IM24CA Membership Renewal
06.01.2021 Eight Bells: Simon 'Fumesy' Russell
Year: 2020
Posted Title
10.11.2020 IM24CA World Council - Annual General Meeting 2020 - summary and voting results
07.10.2020 Doppelter Erfolg für deutsche Boote: NEFELI gewinnt den Act 4 der European Sailing Series 2020 in Triest – WHITE ROOM siegt in der Jahreswertung
04.10.2020 Nefeli wins Trieste regatta, White Room is the winner of the 2020 Melges 24 European Sailing Series
03.10.2020 2020 Melges 24 European Sailing Series: Team Nefeli is leading the pack in Trieste
01.10.2020 2020 Melges 24 European Sailing Series: Melges 24 Fleet Is Ready for an Exciting Finale of the Series in Barcolana City Trieste
23.09.2020 2020 European Sailing Series Event 3 & ITA Melges 24 Tour 2020 Act 3 - On October 2-4
21.09.2020 2021 Melges 24 World Championship Dates - April 10-17
15.09.2020 GER: Doppelter GER-Sieg bei der Melges 24-Regatta in Portoroz: NEFELI gewinnt den Event in Slowenien, WHITE ROOM die Amateur-Wertung
13.09.2020 2020 Melges 24 European Sailing Series: Nefeli Takes its First Victory of the Series in Portoroz
11.09.2020 2020 Melges 24 European Sailing Series: Early Celebrations for Nefeli on Day One in Portoroz
11.09.2020 2020 Melges 24 European Sailing Series: Portoroz Welcomes Melges 24 Class for the Third Event of the Series
31.08.2020 2020 Melges 24 European Sailing Series im SCK – Segelclub Kammersee: Überlegener Sieg von Luis Tarabochia auf GER 677 White Room
28.08.2020 2020 Melges 24 European Sailing Series: Lake Attersee Will Be a Challenge For the International Melges 24 Fleet
24.08.2020 Entry Open for the Marina Portorož Melges 24 Regatta - 3rd Event of the 2020 Melges 24 European Sailing Series
17.08.2020 IM24CA Technical Committee Update: World Sailing Has Ratified Our Most Recent Rule Change Proposals
14.08.2020 2020 International Melges 24 World Council Annual General Meeting – Date and Venue
09.08.2020 2020 Melges 24 European Sailing Series - A Sparkling Final Takes Altea to the Top
08.08.2020 2020 Melges 24 European Sailing Series - Be ready for an exciting final in Torbole: the Top Four is tied in only four points
07.08.2020 2020 Melges 24 European Sailing Series - Corinthian Teams Rule in Day 1 in Torbole
06.08.2020 2020 Melges 24 European Sailing Series - Melges 24, Let's Get Back To Racing
24.07.2020 2021 Melges 24 Worlds Survey PT. 1 results revealed, more input requested in PT. 2
21.07.2020 Melges 24 Italian Nationals 2020 - Three Days, Three Champions
02.07.2020 IM24CA World Council Elected Vice Chairman Asia Pacific and Accepted Two Class Rule Changes
16.06.2020 International Melges 24 Fleet Heads to Torbole to Enjoy the Rebirth
15.06.2020 IM24CA WORLD COUNCIL - Extraordinary General Meeting on July 1st
22.05.2020 International Melges 24 Class Association Postpones the Championship Schedule
07.05.2020 Melges 24 Monday With Five-Time World Champ Federico Michetti - May 11
06.04.2020 Follow the Melges Virtual Regatta With Live Commentaries
16.03.2020 CANCELLATION of the 2020 Melges 24 World Championship
13.03.2020 UK - Calling all existing - and future - Melges 24 owners
08.03.2020 Two Bullets on Final Day Secure the Victory of the Bacardi Cup Invitational Regatta to Bora Gulari
07.03.2020 Bora Gulari Holds Onto First Overall On Tiebreak Advantage At Bacardi Cup Invitational Regatta
28.01.2020 Light Breezes Give Gulari First Melges 24 Win of 2020
Year: 2019
Posted Title
22.10.2019 An awesome season for the Italian Maidollis and Taki 4: they are also the winners of the 2019 Melges 24 European Sailing Series
13.10.2019 Italy takes it all again : Maidollis and Taki 4 are the new Melges 24 World Champions
05.09.2019 Storm Capital Sail Racing is 2019 Melges 24 Norwegian Champion
05.09.2019 SEPTEMBER 13 - The deadline to send submissions to the Annual General Meeting of IM24CA
21.07.2019 Melges 24 European Sailing Series - Event Four - Maidollis Takes It All Also in Scarlino: Third Victory in a Row for the Italian Crew of Gian Luca Perego
20.07.2019 Melges 24 European Sailing Series - Day One in Scarlino - Light Breeze and Sunshine Lead Maidollis to the Top of the Ranking
28.06.2019 Corinthian Teams Rule the Melges 24 European Sailing Series, Next Event in Scarlino in 3 Weeks
09.06.2019 European Sailing Series - Maidollis Returns to Win in Riva Del Garda, With a Full Italian Podium
07.06.2019 2019 Melges 24 European Sailing Series - Ready To Go In Riva Del Garda With Act 3
Year: 2018
Posted Title
10.07.2018 David Pinner's team Kiss is the UK Melges 24 Champion 2018
10.06.2018 Melges 24 World Championship 2018 - Final Day - Italian Altea and Canadian Full Circle victorious in Victoria
Year: 2017
Posted Title
05.08.2017 2017 Melges 24 Worlds: Italian Power on the Fin(n)ish Line: Maidollis and Taki 4 Are the New Melges 24 World Champions
Year: 2016
Posted Title
26.10.2016 2016 Melges 24 World Championship in Miami: Countdown has started – 30 days to go!
15.10.2016 2016 Melges 24 European Sailing Series – Teams from Italy, Great Britain, Germany and Ukraine Fill the Final Podium
09.09.2016 Marinepool Melges 24 European Championship 2016 - Miles Quinton's Gill Race Team Grabs The Corinthian Trophy On The Final Rush
07.05.2016 Monsoon And Decorum Win Bluesmiths Melges 24 World Winter Series Open And Corinthian Titles
Year: 2015
Posted Title
19.06.2015 Melges 24 World Championship 2015 – 10 days to go until nearly 100 teams will start to race for the World Champion title in Middelfart, Denmark
Year: 2010
Posted Title
05.07.2010 Fifteen Years In A Melges 24 - Stuart Simpson Interview
Year: 2008
Posted Title
21.10.2008 2008 Melges 24 North American Championship Preview
Year: 2007
Posted Title
12.05.2007 Dave Ullman is 2007 Fullpower Melges 24 World Champion
16.02.2007 Pollard Leads the 2007 Sperry Top-Sider Melges 24 St. Petersburg NOOD
Year: 2005
Posted Title
23.09.2005 JOE FLY RETAINS EUROPEAN TITLE & NO WOMAN NO CRY WINS CORINTHIAN TROPHY
Year: 2004
Posted Title
26.09.2004 ARGYLE CAMPBELL & TEAM ROCK N' ROLL WIN MELGES 24 NORTH AMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIP
13.08.2004 SEBASTIAN COL & PHILLIP LIGOT'S TEAM P&P WIN 2004 MELGES 24 WORLD TITLE
Year: 2003
Posted Title
17.10.2003 SHARK BITES!
08.08.2003 TEAM JOE FLY SECURE VICTORY IN HELSINKI
Year: 2002
Posted Title
02.08.2002 FINALLY HARRY MELGES (USA 409 STAR) IS 2002 MELGES 24 WORLD CHAMPION!
25.01.2002 FLAVIO FAVINI AND FRANCO ROSSINI WIN MELGES 24 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
Year: 2001
Posted Title
07.09.2001 SEAN THE LUCKY SHEEP BRINGS CEDRIC POULIGNY SUCCESS IN TORBOLE
Name Boat Name Overall/Corinthian Position
Andy Vincon Mrs. Bones Overall Helmsman
Ben Stone Why Knot Corinthian Owner/Helmsman
David Pinner
David Pinner Kiss Corinthian Owner/Helmsman
David Rowen
David Rowen Imagine Overall Owner/Helmsman
Geoff Carveth
Geoff Carveth Gill Race Team Corinthian Helmsman
James Peters Gill Race Team Overall Helmsman
Jamie Hamilton Madcap Overall Owner/Helmsman
Jamie Lea
Jamie Lea Black Seal / Barbarians / Imagine / Soffe Overall Helmsman & Tactician
John Pollard Excellent Overall Owner/Helmsman
Keith Musto
Keith Musto MUSTGO Corinthian
Mike Budd Gul Overall Owner/Helmsman
Mike Lennon Overall Helmsman
Miles Quinton - 2019 Melges 24 Worlds in Villasimius, Italy
Miles Quinton Gill Race Team, Gill Code Zero Corinthian Owner
Quentin Strauss Gill Overall Owner
Richard Thompson - 2019 Melges 24 Worlds in Villasimius, Italy
Richard Thompson Black Seal Overall Owner & Helmsman
Rob Smith Team Barbarians; Rapid Breathing Overall
Simon Strauss Overall Owner/Helmsman
Stuart Rix Gill Overall Helmsman
Stuart Simpson Team Barbarians Overall Owner/Helmsman

Melges 24 Champions of Great Britain 

Year Venue Winner  
2020      
2019 Haven Ports YC, Ipswich    
2018 Haven Ports YC, Ipswich David Pinner - Kiss GBR828 Results
2017 Haven Ports YC, Ipswich Ben Stone - Why Knot GBR432 Results
2016 Suffolk Ben Stone - Why Knot GBR432 Results
2015 Suffolk Geoff Carveth / Miles Quinton's Gill Race Team GBR694 Results
2010 Brewin Dolphin Jersey Regatta Jamie Hamilton - Mad Cap GBR  
2008 Guernsey John Pollard - Team Excellent GBR690  
2007 Weymouth John Pollard - Team Excellent GBR690  
2006 Falmouth John Pollard - Team Excellent GBR690  
2005 Torquay Stuart Rix (GBR)  
2004 Torquay Stuart Simpson (GBR)  
2003 Torquay Jamie Lea - Black Seal (GBR)  
2002 Torquay Stuart Rix - Gill (GBR)  
2001 Guernsey Keith Musto (GBR)  
2000 Falmouth Mike Budd (GBR)  
1999 Hayling Island Rob Smith (GBR)  
1998 Guernsey Rob Smith (GBR)  
1997 Weymouth John Merricks (GBR)  
1996 Brixham John Merricks (GBR)  
1995 Brixham Mike Lennon (GBR)  

 

Geoff Carveth
II Overall, I Corinthian ITA - Melges 24 Tour 2020 2020 ITA Melges 24 Tour results
I Corinthian European Sailing Series 2019 Event 2 & ITA Melges 24 Tour 2019 Act 1 Results
II Corinthian Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2019 Overall results, Corinthian results
II Corinthian European Sailing Series 2020 Event - ITA Melges 24 Tour 2020 Act 2 - Torbole Results
II Corinthian European Sailing Series 2020 Event - Marina Portoroz Melges 24 Regatta Results
II Corinthian European Sailing Series 2020 Event & ITA Melges 24 Tour 2020 Act 3 - Trieste Results
III Overall, II Corinthian Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2020 2020 MELGES 24 EUROPEAN SAILING SERIES RESULTS - October 4
II Corinthian 2021 European Sailing Series - ITA Melges 24 Tour 2021 Act 5 - Riva del Garda - Coppa Italia, F. Rao Memorial Results
II Overall, I Corinthian ITA - Melges 24 Tour 2020 2020 ITA Melges 24 Tour results
III Corinthian European Sailing Series 2019 Event 3 & ITA Melges 24 Tour 2019 Act 2 Results
III Overall, II Corinthian Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2020 2020 MELGES 24 EUROPEAN SAILING SERIES RESULTS - October 4
James Peters
II Overall Melges 24 European Championship 2021 Results
Miles Quinton
II Overall, I Corinthian ITA - Melges 24 Tour 2020 2020 ITA Melges 24 Tour results
II Corinthian 2021 European Sailing Series - ITA Melges 24 Tour 2021 Act 5 - Riva del Garda - Coppa Italia, F. Rao Memorial Results
II Corinthian European Sailing Series 2020 Event - ITA Melges 24 Tour 2020 Act 2 - Torbole Results
II Corinthian European Sailing Series 2020 Event - Marina Portoroz Melges 24 Regatta Results
II Corinthian European Sailing Series 2020 Event & ITA Melges 24 Tour 2020 Act 3 - Trieste Results
III Overall, II Corinthian Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2020 2020 MELGES 24 EUROPEAN SAILING SERIES RESULTS - October 4
II Overall Melges 24 European Championship 2021 Results
II Overall, I Corinthian ITA - Melges 24 Tour 2020 2020 ITA Melges 24 Tour results
III Overall, II Corinthian Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2020 2020 MELGES 24 EUROPEAN SAILING SERIES RESULTS - October 4
Richard Thompson
I Overall 2021 European Sailing Series & 2021 ITA Melges 24 Tour Act 6 - Trieste Results
Name Nat Sail no. Boat name Type
David Pinner GBR 828 Kiss Full Member
Geoff Carveth GBR 694 Gill Race Team Associate Member
Miles Quinton GBR GBR694 Gill Race Team Full Member
Richard Thompson GBR 822 Black Seal Full Member
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Black Seal GBR437 of Richard Thompson with Jamie Lea at the helm, Nigel Young (IRL), Jimbo Schwerdt (GER) and Rob Larke - 3rd at the 2002 Melges 24 Worlds in Travemünde, Germany

Black Seal GBR437 of Richard Thompson with Jamie Lea at the helm, Nigel Young (IRL), Jimbo Schwerdt (GER) and Rob Larke - 3rd at the 2002 Melges 24 Worlds in Travemünde, Germany

Richard Thompson and his Black Seal with Nigel Young, Stefano Cherin, Michael Claxton and Catherine Alton  - 2019 Melges 24 World Championship - Villasimius, Sardinia, Italy

Richard Thompson and his Black Seal with Nigel Young, Stefano Cherin, Michael Claxton and Catherine Alton - 2019 Melges 24 World Championship - Villasimius, Sardinia, Italy

Black Seal GBR850 of Richard Thompson with Jamie Lea in tactics, Nigel Young, Krista Paxton and Rachel Williamson in crew  - the winner of the Quantum Key West Race Week 2016

Black Seal GBR850 of Richard Thompson with Jamie Lea in tactics, Nigel Young, Krista Paxton and Rachel Williamson in crew - the winner of the Quantum Key West Race Week 2016

Team Barbarians of Stuart Simpson with Jamie Lea at the helm, Nigel Young and Justin Chisholm in crew - 6th at the 2007 Fullpower Melges 24 World Championship - Santa Cruz, CA, USA

Team Barbarians of Stuart Simpson with Jamie Lea at the helm, Nigel Young and Justin Chisholm in crew - 6th at the 2007 Fullpower Melges 24 World Championship - Santa Cruz, CA, USA

Imagine GBR557 of David Rowen with Jamie Lea in tactics, Jim Schwerdt and Fred Kemp in crew - 2019 Melges 24 Worlds, Villasimius, Sardinia, Italy

Imagine GBR557 of David Rowen with Jamie Lea in tactics, Jim Schwerdt and Fred Kemp in crew - 2019 Melges 24 Worlds, Villasimius, Sardinia, Italy

Team Barbarians with Jamie Lea at the helm - 2009 Sheehy Lexus of Annapolis Melges 24 World Championship

Team Barbarians with Jamie Lea at the helm - 2009 Sheehy Lexus of Annapolis Melges 24 World Championship

New Tricks GBR546 of Ben Stone - 2019 Melges 24 World Championship - Villasimius, Sardinia, Italy

New Tricks GBR546 of Ben Stone - 2019 Melges 24 World Championship - Villasimius, Sardinia, Italy

David Pinner of Kiss GBR at the 2019 Melges 24 World Championship in Villasimius, Sardinia, Italy

David Pinner of Kiss GBR at the 2019 Melges 24 World Championship in Villasimius, Sardinia, Italy

Imagine GBR557 of David Rowen with Jamie Lea in tactics, Jim Schwerdt and Fred Kemp in crew - 2019 Melges 24 Worlds, Villasimius, Sardinia, Italy

Imagine GBR557 of David Rowen with Jamie Lea in tactics, Jim Schwerdt and Fred Kemp in crew - 2019 Melges 24 Worlds, Villasimius, Sardinia, Italy

Gill Race Team GBR694 of Miles Quinton - 2015 Melges 24 European Sailing Series - Overall Winner

Gill Race Team GBR694 of Miles Quinton - 2015 Melges 24 European Sailing Series - Overall Winner

Gill Race Team GBR694 of Miles Quinton - 2016 Corinthian Melges 24 European Champion

Gill Race Team GBR694 of Miles Quinton - 2016 Corinthian Melges 24 European Champion

Gill Race Team GBR694 of Miles Quinton with Geoff Carveth at the helm - 2nd Corinthian team of the 2019 Melges 24 European Sailing Series

Gill Race Team GBR694 of Miles Quinton with Geoff Carveth at the helm - 2nd Corinthian team of the 2019 Melges 24 European Sailing Series

Gill Race Team GBR694 of Miles Quinton with Geoff Carveth at the helm and Calum Healey, Hannah Peters and Oliver Wells in crew - 2019 Melges 24 World Championship - Villasimius, Sardinia, Italy

Gill Race Team GBR694 of Miles Quinton with Geoff Carveth at the helm and Calum Healey, Hannah Peters and Oliver Wells in crew - 2019 Melges 24 World Championship - Villasimius, Sardinia, Italy

Gill Race Team GBR694 of Miles Quinton with Geoff Carveth at the helm and Graig Burlton, Adam Brushett and Catherine Alton in crew - 2016 Melges 24 Europeans - Hyeres, France

Gill Race Team GBR694 of Miles Quinton with Geoff Carveth at the helm and Graig Burlton, Adam Brushett and Catherine Alton in crew - 2016 Melges 24 Europeans - Hyeres, France

Simon Russell and Simon Fry, both of Great Britain, with skipper Vince Brun of America and tactician Ian Walker of Great Britain on board North Sails One Design during the inaugural Melges 24 Worlds 2018 hosted by the Royal Torbay Yacht Club, Torquay

Simon Russell and Simon Fry, both of Great Britain, with skipper Vince Brun of America and tactician Ian Walker of Great Britain on board North Sails One Design during the inaugural Melges 24 Worlds 2018 hosted by the Royal Torbay Yacht Club, Torquay

Simon Russell

Simon Russell