Gilles (ITA) and Chinook (HUN) are leading the Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2022 ranking

August 29, 2022 - After four events completed and 33 single races sailed, the current ranking sees Gilles ITA793 and Chinook HUN850 of Akos Csolto leading the overall and Corinthian rankings respectively.

Gilles TA793 - the boat of Marcello Caldonazzo Arvedi, helmed by the Italian sailing rockstar Pietro D’Alì, is leading the overall ranking.

Paolo Brescia's Melgina ITA693, the overall winner of the 2021 Melges 24 European Sailing Series, is 20 points behind the leader.

Michele Paoletti’s Strambapapa ITA689 is completing the provisional overall podium, 14 points separating from the second.

Chinook HUN850 of Akos Csolto is fourth in the overall ranking, being in the lead of the Corinthian division.

The second best Corinthian team Arkanoe by Montura ITA809 of Sergio Caramel, is fifth in the overall ranking, while Gill Race Team GBR694 of Miles Quinton, is third in Corinthian ranking and sixth in overall.

Corinthian Top 5 are completed respectively by White Room GER677 of Michael Tarabochia and Aleali Eurocart ITA139 of Claudio Cardossi.

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The next Melges 24 ESS ranking event, Italian Melges24Tour ACT 4 and Italian National Championship in Imperia will be hosted by the Porto Maurizio Yacht Club on September 23-25.

2022 Melges 24 European Sailing Series - Overall Top 5 after 4 events
2022 Melges 24 European Sailing Series - Corinthian Top 5 after 4 events