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World Sailing Class Association

February 15, 2018 - IM24CA - World Sailing has approved the final 2017 changes to the Melges 24 Class Rules of 2017 and has published a new edition of the Melges 24 Class Rules which comes into effect immediately. In the new Melges 24 Class Rules both the proposals from 2016 and 2017 IM24CA Annual General Meetings are included, as the proposals from 2016 were not approved before due to processes within World Sailing.

Melges 24 AUS Nationals AG Photo

February 7, 2018 - Port Lincoln, AustraliaLess than ten days until the MUSTO 2018 Melges 24 Australian Titles to be held in Port Lincoln on February 19-23. This year Musto is the generous major sponsor of the 2018 Melges 24 Australian Titles, which will be a part of the Teakle Lincoln Race Week. 

Melges 24 Miami Midwinter 2018

January 25, 2018 - Miami, US - Seventeen Melges 24 teams spanning the globe converged on Miami’s famous Biscayne Bay for three days of great racing (January 19-21) and midwinter tune-up action, taking a much desired break from the deep freeze of winter.

Magic Marine CHI833

January 17, 2018 - Lake Rapel, Chile - The 2018 Chilean National Melges 24 Championships were held on Lake Rapel on January 12-14 with 16 teams competing for the Crown, including 6 teams competing for the Corinthian Trophy.

Renewal of the membership for the International Melges 24 Class Association

January 3, 2018 - IM24CA -  Happy New Year, dear Melges 24 sailors and National Class Administrators! 2018 just started and for you it means a renewal of the membership for the International Melges 24 Class Association on our website www.melges24.com .

IM24CA Holidays 2017

December 22, 2017 - IM24CA -  Dear Melges 24 sailors, owners, builders, officers and friends! Thank you all for your time and efforts contributing to the Melges 24 class worldwide and being there with the best ever one design sportsboat! Wishing you peace, joy, and all the best this wonderful holiday has to offer! Take in the serene moments spent with friends and loved ones, and may the wonder of Christmas surround you throughout the holiday season and new year. Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year! 

2018 Melges 24 European Sailing Series

December 8, 2017 - IM24CA - After some long evaluation, the management of the International Melges 24 Class Association announces the details of the 2018 Melges 24 European Sailing Series. From the first look at the calendar, it appears clear that the next one will be south and Italian oriented: in fact, five events out of six are planned to be held in Italy and the main reason for that is the Melges 24 European Championship to be held in Riva on Lake Garda in August.

2018 Melges 24 European Sailing Series

December 8, 2017 - IM24CA - After some long evaluation, the management of the International Melges 24 Class Association announces the details of the 2018 Melges 24 European Sailing Series. From the first look at the calendar, it appears clear that the next one will be south and Italian oriented: in fact, five events out of six are planned to be held in Italy and the main reason for that is the Melges 24 European Championship to be held in Riva on Lake Garda in August.

Gill Race Team GBR694 - Pierrick Contin

December 5, 2017 - IM24CA - Melges 24 Corinthian European Champion 2016 and runner-up of the 2017 Melges 24 Worlds in Corinthian division–GILL RACE TEAM GBR694–has been also very consistent to win the Melges 24 European Sailing Series overall title twice and the Corinthian title once-achievement which no other team has done. 

Mikey USA838

November 14, 2017 - Tampa, US - After eight races complete and two days of nicely breezed racing days, Kevin Welch's MIKEY won the 2017 Melges 24 Invitational Regatta hosted by the Davis Island Yacht Club on November 11-12. A total of eleven teams toughed out the Florida sunshine and warm temps for a great event.