Taki4 ITA778 - Domaso ITA - photo Luca Babini

September 18, 2108 – Domaso, Italy - Past weekend some more points were collected to the rankings of the 2018 Melges 24 European Sailing Series. The fifth and penultimate event of the series was sailed on Lake Como in Domaso, considered also as the fifth event of the Italian Melges 24 Tour and Melges 24 Italian Championship. Regatta was hosted by the Yacht Club Como in cooperation with Circolo Vela Canottieri Domaso, Melges 24 Italian Class Association and International Melges 24 Class Association.

Domaso Italy

September 14, 2018 - Domaso, ITaly - After busy summer season and European title event Melges 24 international fleet has assembled in Domaso, Italy to sail penultimate regatta of the 2018 Melges 24 European Sailing Series and Italian Melges 24 Tour on Lake Como this upcoming weekend.

Kevin Welch, MIKEY (USA-835) © IM24CA

September 12, 2018 - San Francisco, US - The 2018 Diversified Melges 24 U.S. National Championship, hosted by The San Francisco Yacht Club in Belvedere, CA concluded over the weekend with Kevin Welch's MIKEY team being crowned National Champion. A solid string of first place finishes further proves Welch's ability to dominate in the U.S. Melges 24 Class.

Wild Thing SWE684 Martin Fridh

September 10, 2018 - Malmö, Sweden - Malmö Sailing Club welcomed Melges 24 sailors to the Limhamns Småbåtshamn harbour and the famous sailing waters in front of västra hamnen. The appreciated Swedish Championships for Melges 24 in 2013  was held there, in 2017 the Worlds of Fareast 28R and before that the Worlds for J/24, M32 cup, Louis Vuitton Cup etc took place there. 

Melges 24 White Room GER677 - Pierrick Contin

September 10, 2018 - Ramsberg, Germany -  Melges 24 German Open 2018 was held on September 7-9 in Ramsberg, on Großer Brombachsee. After 3 days, with a total of 6 races, rain, sun, wind and calm, the Melges 24 GERMAN Open 2018 at the Großer Brombachsee ends. 

Photo Pierrick Contin

September 7, 2018 - San Francisco, US -  Final preparations are underway across the board for the start of the 2018 Diversified Melges 24 U.S. National Championship, hosted by The San Francisco Yacht Club in Belvedere, CA taking place on September 7-9. From weigh-in and event registration, to practice racing, the Melges 24 fleet is getting set and ready for what will be three amazing days of highly-competitive racing on San Francisco Bay.

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.

UpUpUp DEN837 Melges 24

August 27, 2018 - Kerteminde Sejlklub, Denmark - The Melges 24 Danish Nationals were hosted by the Kerteminde Sejlklub on August 24-26. 18 teams from Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Germany were taking part of the event. 12 races were sailed during 3 racing days and competition was tough on top.

AGM 2018 - IM24CA

August 19, 2018 - IM24CA -  World Council' Annual General Meeting 2018 of the Interenational Melges 24 Class Association will take place on November 10, 2018 in Club Nàutic S’Arenal, Mallorca, Spain. The AGM will be preceded by Technical Committee Meeting on November 9. More specific details about the venue, agenda, timeline and the deadlines for the submission of the motions and proposals you'll find at 

Melges 24 Euros - Top 3 - Pierrick Contin
August 10, 2018 - Riva del Garda, Italy - Sometimes the results just speak for themselves: with an impressive scoreline of 1-1-7-4-7-1-1-3-9-DNC, never going out of the top ten in a fleet of 72 boats, and with one race to spare, the Italian crew of Maidollis (ITA854, 3-9-DNC today) by owner Gian Luca Perego, with Carlo Fracassoli at helm, Enrico Fonda calling tactics, Stefano Lagi and Matteo Ramian, is crowned 2018 Melges 24 European Champion.