The third Estonian Open Championship has come to a conclusion in excellent autumn weather here in Tallinn. After the heavy rain fall in the morning the sun started shining from a blue sky. Also the wind picked up from W blowing the whole day appr. 7 to 10 m/s and gusts going over 16 m/s!
The deadline for Corinthian entries at the International Melges 24 North American Championship, hosted by the Eastport Yacht Club has now been extended until Friday, 03 October 2008.
The USMCA's Joy Dunigan was out on the water at last weekend's OSA US National Championship in Charleston and has sent us a fantastic GALLERY OF IMAGES.
To avoid paying a US$50 late entry fee make sure you get your entry in for the 2008 Melges 24 North American Championship (Eastport YC, Annapolis, 26 October - 2 November) by this Friday 26 September absolute latest. You can register online right away at
Brian Porter (Winnetka, Ill.) on USA-749 Full Throttle showed that you can come from behind some 10 points out of first place and win back-to-back Melges 24 National Championship titles. On board with Porter was tactician Harry Melges, brother John Porter and Andy Burdick.
URGENT REMINDER - Please note that the absolute final closing deadline for Corinthian entries for the 2008 Melges 24 North American Championship is Friday 26 September 2008.