Kevin Welch's MIKEY USA838 Is Melges 24 Canadian Champion 2017, Kevin Nixon's ACCRU AUS812 Takes Corinthian Title

Melges 24 CAN Nationals - Trevor Bobyk

September 25, 2017 - Toronto, Canada - Three days of racing on the waterfront of Toronto saw competitive sailing to find out the Melges 24 Canadian Champions 2017. The National Yacht Club of Toronto together with Canadian Melges 24 Class Association was hosting the shampionship where twenty three teams of U.S., Great Britain and Canada were participating. After seven races held, Kevin Welch's USA-838 MiKey with Jason Rhodes on a helm and tactician Hunter Lowden taking well deserved title! 

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Congrats also to Richard Reid's CAN-629 Zingara winning the Silver followed by Peter Bergendahl and team USA-798 Wardance as third. Huge congrats to Australian Kevin Nixon's AUS-812 Accru for the Corinthian title followed by Zane Yoder's USA-9 FNG/Eelsnot and Roger Counighan and team USA-775 Jaws

Full results 

Photos by Trevor Bobyk

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