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Melges 24 Worlds 2018

April 4, 2018 - Victoria, Canada - In just a few weeks, Victoria will be welcoming some of the best sailors in the world to the Melges 24 World Championships, hosted by the Royal Victoria Yacht Club (RVYC).

Melges 24 ESS 2018 Portoroz

March 27, 2018 - Portoroz, Slovenia - With less than four weeks until the Marina Portorož Melges 24 Regatta takes place, plans are well underway with finalising this fantastic event now into its 10th year and hosted by Yacht Club Marina Portorož.

Altea ITA722 - M24ESS 2018 - Punta Ala - ZGN
March 25, 2018 - Punta Ala, Italy - The northerly wind Maestrale is the king in the last day of racing in Punta Ala, where the first event of the Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2018 has just come to an end.

March 24, 2018 - Punta Ala, Grosseto, Italy - The Gulf of Follonica keeps satisfying the dynamic Melges 24 Fleet racing this weekend in the first act of the 2018 Melges 24 European Sailing Series. Also today, fifteen participating teams from six countries concluded three regattas, despite the massive wind shift that forced the Race Committee to replace the race course after race number one of the day. 

Altea ITA722 - M24ESS 2018 - Punta Ala - ZGN
March 24, 2018 - Punta Ala, Italy - The Gulf of Follonica keeps satisfying the dynamic Melges 24 Fleet racing this weekend in the first act of the 2018 Melges 24 European Sailing Series. Also today, fifteen participating teams from six countries concluded three regattas, despite the massive wind shift that forced the Race Committee to replace the race course after race number one of the day. 
 
Melges 24 ESS2018 - Punta Ala - Zerogradinord
March 23, 2018 - Punta Ala, Italy -  The first event of 2018 Melges 24 European Sailing Series kicks off with lovely springy conditions that allowed the fifteen participating teams from six nations to start the season with a full day of sailing. Moderate breeze filled The Gulf of Follonica in the late morning and the fleet, under the superb coordination of PRO Alessandro Testa, completed three races, getting back to the moorings only in the late afternoon. 
 
2018 Melges 24 European Sailing Series Punta Ala, ITA
March 22, 2018 - Punta Ala, Italy - The sixth season of the Melges 24 European Sailing Series kicks off in Punta Ala, Italy this upcoming weekend. After being travelled all around the Europe during past years, 2018 season will concentrate in South joining five regattas of the Melges 24 Italian Tour, including the European Championship in Riva del Garda, and one regatta, which will be traditionally held in Portoroz, Slovenia.
Miami Sailing Week 2018 - (c) Cory Silken

March 12, 2018 - Miami, Florida, US - The most anticipated multi-class regatta in Miami took place from March 5th to March 11th, 2018. Teams representing countries from all over the world met again and lined up under Miami's sunny skies on Biscayne Bay to compete for the celebrated Miami Sailing Week trophies.

Melges 24 Miami Worlds 2016 - Ph Pierrick Contin

March 1, 2018 - IM24CA - At the 2017 IM24CA Annual General Meeting a proposal to move to the permanent bow numbers was approved and World Sailing has accepted this change in Melges 24 new Class Rules. Here’s practical information how the process is going to be step by step.

AUS Melges 24 Sandy Higgins - ph Ally Graham

February 23, 2018 - Port Lincoln, Australia - by Neil Stanbury, Down Under Sail - South Australia’s Robbie Deussen, sailing Red Mist, today won the final two heats of the Musto Melges 24 Nationals to secure second place overall behind six-time 505 Australian title holder Sandy Higgins, who won the series with a day to spare.