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Melges 24 Scorpius AUS - Ally Graham

February 20, 2018 - Port Lincoln, Australia -  Written by Neil Stanbury, Down Under Sail -  Despite being a relative newcomer to the class, six-time Australian 505 champion Sandy Higgins has charged to a solid lead after the first day’s sailing in the Melges 24 Australian Championships at Port Lincoln today. Three heats were sailed on Boston Bay, with Higgins taking out the first and third heats in Scorpius, and a second in the middle race.

Melges 24 Australian Nationals 2018 - Neil Stanbury

February 19, 2018 - Port Lincoln, Australia - By Neil Stanbury, Down Under Sail -  It was a busy preparation day for crews of Melges 24s in Port Lincoln today, with racing for the 2018 national titles, sponsored by Musto, set to start tomorrow. 12 boats will contest the title as part of Lincoln Week,  injecting a high-quality one-design element into the annual Lincoln formula.

Melges 24 Australian Nationals 2018 - Neil Stanbury

February 19, 2018 - Port Lincoln, Australia - By Neil Stanbury, Down Under Sail -  It was a busy preparation day for crews of Melges 24s in Port Lincoln today, with racing for the 2018 national titles, sponsored by Musto, set to start tomorrow. 12 boats will contest the title as part of Lincoln Week,  injecting a high-quality one-design element into the annual Lincoln formula.

Melges 24 Australian Nationals 2018 - Neil Stanbury

February 19, 2018 - Port Lincoln, Australia - By Neil Stanbury, Down Under Sail -  It was a busy preparation day for crews of Melges 24s in Port Lincoln today, with racing for the 2018 national titles, sponsored by Musto, set to start tomorrow. 12 boats will contest the title as part of Lincoln Week,  injecting a high-quality one-design element into the annual Lincoln formula.

Melges 24 Australian Nationals 2018 - Neil Stanbury

February 19, 2018 - Port Lincoln, Australia - By Neil Stanbury, Down Under Sail -  It was a busy preparation day for crews of Melges 24s in Port Lincoln today, with racing for the 2018 national titles, sponsored by Musto, set to start tomorrow. 12 boats will contest the title as part of Lincoln Week,  injecting a high-quality one-design element into the annual Lincoln formula.

Melges 24 Australian Nationals 2018 - Neil Stanbury

February 19, 2018 - Port Lincoln, Australia - By Neil Stanbury, Down Under Sail -  It was a busy preparation day for crews of Melges 24s in Port Lincoln today, with racing for the 2018 national titles, sponsored by Musto, set to start tomorrow. 12 boats will contest the title as part of Lincoln Week,  injecting a high-quality one-design element into the annual Lincoln formula.

Melges 24 Obsession - Paul Todd

February 19, 2018 - St. Petersburg, USA - Written by Dave Reed - What is Gary Schwarting’s obsession anyway? His perfectly trimmed beard? The cars in hisdriveway? His woodworking magic? The pedicured lawn of his home in Naples, Florida? Nope. It’s his Melges 24.

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.