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Maidollis ITA854 - ZGN/IM24CA
September 17, 2019 - Villasimius, Sardinia, Italy -  The biggest, most major event of the season for the Melges 24 Class - Melges 24 World Championship 2019 - is now a short three weeks away from its start. To registration closing date on September 15 the entry list includes the participation of 62 teams representing 15 nations of three continents, among them besides European teams inclusions from Singapore, Canada and the United States.
Entry Deadline for the Melges 24 Worlds 2019

September 9, 2019 - Dear Melges 24 Teams: We are really looking forward to welcoming you in Villasimius for the Melges 24 World Championship on October 5-12. The Melges 24 Worlds is event #5 on the 2019 Melges 24 European Sailing Series and Act 5 on the Italian Melges24Tour

Storm Capital Sail Racing NOR751

September 2, 2019 - Askoy, Norway - 26 teams in total - 24 from Norway, one from Germany and one from UK were competing for the title at the Melges 24 Norwegian Open Championship hosted by Askoy Seilforening, Bergen, Norway on August 30 to September 1.

IM24CA AGM 2019

September 5, 2019 - IM24CA - The Invitation about the upcoming Melges 24 Class Association’s World Council’ Annual General Meeting (AGM)  to be held on November 9th in Bergen, Norway, was sent to IM24CA Executive and Technical Committees and to all representatives of the National Classes on August 26. Here’s the reminder that the deadline to send your submissions to the AGM is Friday, September 13th. 

Melges 24 Norwegian Nationals 2019

August 26, 2019 - Bergen, Norway - The Melges 24 Open Norwegian Championship 2019 will be held on August 30th to September 1st at Askøy Seilforening and organized by Melges Norway. The entry list consisting of 27 boats is packed with talent. It’s a great mix of new and accomplished sailors.

Lucky Dog Gill Race Team USA858
August 18, 2019 - Traverse City, Michigan, USA - Congratulations are in full order for 2019 Melges 24 North American Champions: Travis Weisleder, tactician Mike Buckley, George Peet, Chewy Sanchez and John Bowden on Lucky Dog/Gill Race Team. A big round of congrats is also extended to 2019 Corinthian NAC Champs - Fraser McMillan at the helm of Sunnyvale with crew members Aiden Koster, Alexander Levkovskiy and Keegan Moynihan.
 
AGM 2019

August 18, 2019 - 2019 International Melges 24 Class World Council' Annual General Meeting (AGM) will take place in Bergen, Norway on Saturday, November 9, preceded by the Technical Committee meeting on Friday, November 8.

Lucky Dog Gill Race Team USA858
August 17, 2019 - Traverse City, Michigan, USA - Day Two at the 2019 Melges 24 North American Championship (NAC) got off to a slightly slower start. An initial general recall on the first attempt to start Race Four resulted in a two hour, on-the-water postponement. During that time, PRO Jeff Maier and his dedicated GTYC Race Committee picked up shop and moved further south. Teams waited for the breeze to build.
Zingara CAN811
August 16, 2019 - Traverse City, Michigan, USA - Opening day at the 2019 Melges 24 North American Championship (NAC) produced three great races leaving Canada's Richard Reid at the helm of Zingara with a significant 11-point lead over Mike 'Flow Master' Dow's Flying Toaster in second place.
Melges 24 NAC2019
August 14, 2019 - Traverse City, Michigan, USA - The International Melges 24 Class Association (IM24CA) is just hours away from the start of its North American Championship (NAC), and forty-two, super-tough Melges 24 teams are over-the-top excited about the highly-competitive, big-fleet racing action that lies ahead.