Maidollis and Taki 4 on Top of the 2018 Melges 24 European Sailing Series Rankings After Four Events

Melges 24 ESS 2018

September 5, 2018 - IM24CA - Current rankings of the 2018 Melges 24 European Sailing Series after four events - Punta Ala, Portoroz, Torbole - Riva del Garda - have been published.  Reigning European Champions - Italian MAIDOLLIS of Gian Luca Luca Perego with Carlo Fracassoli in helm and TAKI 4 of Marco Zammarchi with Niccolò Bertola in helm are on top of the rankings.

Current rankings look fascinating, especially while the new scoring is giving much more chances to compete for the top rankings. Current rankings consider 34 single races and 5 discards, 80 participants from 20 countries have been takiing part of the series so far.

TOP 10 of the Overall ranking: 

1 MAIDOLLIS ITA854 Carlo Fracassoli, Enrico Fonda, Gianluca Perego, Stefani Lagi, Giovanni Ferrari, Matteo Ramian 150.0 pts
2 Corinthian TAKI 4 ITA778 Niccolo Bertola,  Giacomo Fossati, Giovanni Bannetta, Pietro Seghezza, Gianluca Derubeis, Marco Zammarchi, Lorenzo Piccioni 163.0 pts
3 WAR CANOE USA841 Mike Goldfarb, Morten Henriksen, David Brink, Mark Strube, Salvador Sanchez Rodriguez, Jonny Goldsberry 208.0 pts
4 Corinthian LENNY EST790 Tőnu Tőniste, Toomas Tőniste, Tammo Otsasoo, Maiki Saaring, Kristen Pugi, Henri Tauts 242.0 pts 
5 GENERAL LEE ITA793 Mario Ziliani, Samuele Nicolettis, Riccardo Tonini, Lorenzo Tonini, Antonio Bertolotti, Angolo Benolotti 284.0 pts
6 Corinthian WHITE ROOM GER677 Luis Tarabochia, Michael Tarabochia, Max Stein, Felix Röder, Marco Tarabochia, Sebastian Bühler 295.0 pts
7 Corinthian GILL RACE TEAM GBR694 Geoff Carveth, Miles Quinton, Oliver Wells, Matt Alvarez, Holly Scott, Emily Au, Andrew Blundell, Tim Hancock, William Goldsmith 298.0 pts
8 ALTEA ITA722 Andrea Racchelli, Gaudenzio Bonini, Alberto Verna, Tiziano Auguadro, Marta Comti, Michele Gregoratto 304.0 pts 
9 UPUPUP DEN837 Bo Boje, Joachim Aschenbrenner, Kristian Kvid, August La Cour, Albert Dalum, Kristian Sorensen, Christina Andersen 314.0 pts 
10 ARKANOE by MONTURA ITA809 Sergio Caramel, Karlo Hmeljack, Riccardo Gomiero, Nicholas dal Ferro, Margherita Zanuso Filippo Orvietto 330.0 pts  

Full overall rankings

TOP 10 of the Corinthian ranking:

1 TAKI 4 ITA778 Niccolo Bertola,  Giacomo Fossati, Giovanni Bannetta, Pietro Seghezza, Gianluca Derubeis, Marco Zammarchi, Lorenzo Piccioni 163.0 pts
2 LENNY EST790 Tőnu Tőniste, Toomas Tőniste, Tammo Otsasoo, Maiki Saaring, Kristen Pugi, Henri Tauts 242.0 pts  
3 WHITE ROOM GER677 Luis Tarabochia, Michael Tarabochia, Max Stein, Felix Röder, Marco Tarabochia, Sebastian Bühler 295.0 pts  
4 GILL RACE TEAM GBR694 Geoff Carveth, Miles Quinton, Oliver Wells, Matt Alvarez, Holly Scott, Emily Au, Andrew Blundell, Tim Hancock, William Goldsmith 298.0 pts  
5 SEVEN-FIVE-NINE HUN759 Akos Csolto, Balazs Tomai, Botond Weores, Mihaly Kasa, Balmaz Litkey 416.0 pts 
6 ANDELE SUI821 Jörg Hotz Felix Sarnthein, Anja Hotz, De Nardis Camillo, Lukas Looser, Luca Höfer, Felix Sarntheim, Lukas Höllwerth, Til Winkler, Alex Bommer 472.0 pts
7 MAGICA ITA764 Lorenzo Gemini, Francesco Bianchi, Luca Segneri, Piero Andolina, Piero Amrolina, Matteo Pilati, Francesco Chessa Orru 531.0 pts 
8 NEFELI 24 GER673 Peter Karrie, Martin Schollmayer, Luca de Tena Alejandro Gonzalez, Gutierrez Alejandro Manuel, Bernandez Anxo Santos, Fernando Schleich Ortiz, Joaquin Armengot Alva 546.0 pts 
9 MUSTO RACING GER803 Max Marcout/Kicker Schäfer/Oliver Oczycz, Eddy Eich, Olli Oyzyc, Walter Rothlauf, Severin Rothlauf 571.0 pts 
10 CYTRUS SUI731 Christoph Renker, Alissia Müller, Markus Schüpbach, Markus Römer, Beat Wüthrich 589.0 pts 

Full Corinthian rankings

The season will end with the Melges 24 Italian Championship planned to be sailed on the Como Lake (September 14-16), and with the Lino Favini Cup, also valid as Swiss Open Championship held in Luino (October 12-14). Check out for more at melges24.com/europeansailingseries 

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