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Maidollis ITA854 Riva 2017 Melges 24 ESS

May 21, 2017 - Riva del Garda, Italy - The second event of the Melges 24 European Sailing Series goes off with a strong Ora wind around of 18 knots that leads Gian Luca Perego’s Maidollis ITA854 (1-5-DNS today) on top of the podium of the event valid also as Melges 24 Italian Open Nationals hosted by Fraglia della Vela Riva in co-operation with the Italian Melges 24 Class Association and International Melges 24 Class Association.

Melges 24 ESS 2017 Riva Day 2
May 20, 2017 - Riva del Garda, Italy - After a not so generous first day, the Wind Factory is back in action in Riva del Garda. Starting from the early morning, a steady Peler of variable intensity between 8 and 15 knots allowed the completion of three very fast races: in the end, a perfect day for the second event of the 2017 Melges 24 European Sailing Series and Italian Open Nationals.  
Maidollis ITA854 Riva 2017

May 19, 2017 - Riva del Garda, Italy - The spring is not much in the air in Riva del Garda, where the Melges 24 fleet has begun today the second event of the Melges 24 European Sailing Series.  

 

Fraglia Vela Riva

May 18, 2017 - Riva del Garda, Italy - Melges 24 fleet comes back to the Wind Factory, where on Friday the second event of 2017 Melges 24 European Sailing Series, also valid as Melges 24 Italian Tour and Italian Open Nationals is going to begin and to be held over the weekend of May 19-21.

Melges 24 ESS 2017 Riva

May 9, 2017 - Riva del Garda, Italy - Ten days to go to the second regatta of the 2017 Melges 24 European Sailing Series in Riva del Garda, Italy - in one of the most loved sailing venues in Europe! You can't miss that event, considered also as the Melges 24 Italian Open Nationals, to be hosted by Fraglia Vela Riva together with the Melges 24 Italian Class Association on May 19-21! 

Melges 24 CAN Nationals 2017 Quantum

April 30, 2017 - Toronto, Ontario, Canada - Quantum Sails has committed to supporting the Canadian Melges 24 Class Association’s 2017 Melges 24 Canadian National Championship event hosted at the National Yacht Club in Toronto, Canada September 21-24.  As the exclusive Official Sailmaker sponsor of the 2017 Melges 24 Canadian National Championship, Quantum Sails will be doing daily post-racing debriefs by Quantum Sails pro, Scott Nixon. 

CRW2017 video cover Melges 24

April 27, 2017 - Charleston, U.S. - Some great sailing here in Charleston for the International Melges 24 fleet: breeze blew and Melges 24 took off. Video edited by Zerogradinord on April 22.

CRW 2017 Melges 24

April 27, 2017 - Lake Lanier, GA, U.S. -  Registration is officially open! Melges 24 teams are sure to enjoy the sailing conditions on beautiful Lake Lanier in Flowery Branch, GA and the amenities provided by Lake Lanier Sailing Club. We will enjoy a BBQ and BYOB on Saturday after racing sponsored by Fairway Independent Mortgage.

Slingshot Powershot Whitmeyer Melges 24

April 26, 2017 - Charleston, U.S. - Congratulations are in full order for a relatively new fleet member — Wes Whitmyer aboard SlingSHOT hailing from Stamford, CT is the Melges 24 overall division winner at 2017 Sperry Charleston Race Week. Travis Weisleder's Lucky Dog/Gill Race Team posed as Whitmyer's closest and toughest competition finishing in second. 

Melges 24 USA fleet

April 26, 2017 - Detroit, U.S. - Calling all Melges 24s! The U.S. Melges 24 Class would love to have as many teams as possible race the 2017 Bayview One Design Detroit Regatta happening on June 1-4. It is always great time and a competitive event.

Register Online today to race this great event.