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Melges 24 NOR and Nordic Champs 2018

June 12, 2018 - Kristiansand, Norway - Melges 24 Nordic and Norwegian Championship 2018 ️️️️- the first event of the Melges24 Nordic Series 2018. After 6 races sailed, 2018 Melges 24 Nordic and Norwegian Champion is Kristoffer Spone's team on Lisa Baghdad II with Christen Horn Johannessen, Børre Hekk Paulsen, Sigurd Hekk Paulsen in crew. 

Bacardi Cup 2019

June 11, 2018 - USM24CA -  The Melges 24 Class is all set to feature in an exciting line-up of racing in Miami this winter, kicking off with the brand new Bacardi Invitational Winter Series, before the season finale at the renowned Bacardi Cup Invitational Regatta, 6th-9th March 2019.

Altea ITA722 - IM24CA/ZGN
June 9, 2018 - Victoria, BC, Canada - On the final day of the 2018 Melges 24 World Championship the international Melges 24 fleet of forty one teams from five nations finally received what they were expecting from Victoria - 15-20 knots wind, blazing sunshine, blue skies and great speed to put on the show while surfing the waves in Victoria Waterfront.
Monsoon USA851 - Melges 24 Worlds 2018 - IM24CA/ZGN
June 8, 2018 - Victoria, BC, Canada - It is eventually champagne sailing in Victoria, for the penultimate day of the 2018 Melges 24 World Championship: the breezy conditions in the waters of Victoria's Outer Harbor allowed to complete two races and brought important changes in the overall provisional ranking, taking into account also the discard of the worse result of the series. 
 
Melges 24 Worlds 2018 - video

June 08, 2018 - Victoria, BC, Canada - Light winds were the protagonists of the first days of racing in Victoria, where the 2018 Melges 24 World Championship is taking place. Let's give a look to the highlights of these first days and be prepared: there were some unexpected guests on the race course. Video filmed and edited by Zerogradinord.

VIM - Victoria International Marina

June 8, 2018 - Victoria, BC, Canada - Written by  Don Descoteau, Vicotria NewsSailors from near and far contesting international Melges 24 event in Juan de Fuca Strait. It’s still a little ways off from its official opening, but the Victoria International Marina in the Songhees has enjoyed the distinction of hosting a world-class event this week.

Melges 24 Worlds 2018 - IM24CA/ZGN
June 7, 2018 - Victoria, BC, Canada - The breeze eventually fills in on the race course of Victoria and the Melges 24 fleet takes home a full day of sailing, with three races completed in the third day of the 2018 Melges 24 World Championship
 
Melges 24 US fleet

June 7, 2018 - New York, USA - An amazing entry list of Melges 24s (so far the largest fleet) is building for participation at the very prestigious New York Yacht Club (NYYC) One Design Regatta taking place on June 30 - July 1, 2018.

Melges 24 Worlds 2018 - photo Zerogradinord
June 6, 2018 - Victoria, BC, Canada - Long day on the water and only one race completed for the Melges 24 fleet, facing extremely challenging conditions with light and shifty breezes in Victoria for the 2018 Melges 24 World Championship.
 
WTF USA829 - IM24CA/ZGN
June 5, 2018 - Vicotria, BC, Canada - Light breeze was the protagonist of the opening day of the 2018 Melges 24 World Championship in Victoria BC, Canada, where forty-one crews from five countries gathered to determine who will be the next one to achieve the Melges 24 Worlds title after Italian Gian Luca Perego's Maidollis success at the 2017 Championship in Helsinki.