Egidio Babbi and Antonio Cardona

August 17, 2016 - IM24CA - After the retirement of Egidio Babbi, current Chief International Measurer & Technical Advisor of the International Melges 24 Class Association, IM24CA has been looking for a good successor to step into the Egidio's big shoes. It took a while, but with help of people close to the class and World Sailing the proposal of IM24CA was accepted by Antonio Cardona Espin (ESP) - International World Sailing Measurer.

HUN Melges24

August 17, 2016 - Balatonfüredi, Hungary - Balatonfüredi Yacht Club and MVM Sportegyesület in conjunction with the Hungarian Yachting Association, the Hungarian J/24 Class Association and the Hungarian Melges24 Class Association is pleased to invite Melges 24 teams to participate at the 2016 J/24 and Melges 24 Open Hungarian Championship to be held in Balatonfüred on 21-25 September 2016.

IM24CA AGM 2016

August 14, 2016 - IM24CA - International Melges 24 Class Association's Annual General Meeting 2016 will be held in Munich, Germany on November 5. The AGM will be preceded by the Technical Committee Meeting on November 4.

More specific details about the venue with the timeline and deadlines for the submission of the motions and proposals you'll find at melges24.com/agm2016 

DEN837 Helmed by Bo Boje - Melges 24 Swedish Champion 2016

August 9, 2016 - Borstahusen, Sweden - Melges 24 Swedish Championship also considered as the 3rd event of the Doyle Sails Finland Melges 24 Nordic Trophy was hosted by Borstahusens Segelsällskap was held on the weekend of August 5-7. A wonderful fleet of 29 teams from Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark and Germany had a great event with eight races  sailed during three racing days. Strong winner was DEN837 helmed by Bo Boje with the series of 6-2-1-3-1-(10)-9-1.

Good luck in Rio - Bora Gulari, Stuart McNay and Dave Hughes!

August 8, 2016 - XXXI Summer Olympics in Rio were opened last Friday - excitement is at its highest! There are few very active top level Melges 24 class sailors competing and here's to introduce them!