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Full Throttle US849

April 9, 2017 - Charleston, S.C., U.S. - Porter wins impressive record-breaking seventh Melges 24 National title, Shannon takes home Corinthian top honors. The final day at of the 2017 U.S.

Full Throttle USA849

April 8, 2017 - Charleston, S.C.,  U.S. - Brian Porter's 'Full Throttle' verges on capturing a record-breaking seventh Melges 24 U.S. National title, the Corinthian fleet turns up the heat with Shannon's 'Shaka' taking charge of the all-amatuer division.

Melges 24 US Nationals 2017 Day 1

April 7, 2017 - Charleston, SC -  Breeze-on conditions put Porter's 'Full Throttle' into early Melges 24 U.S. National Championship lead, McKenzie's 'EX-KAHN' in charge of the Corinthian Division.

2017 Melges 24 U.S. National Championship

April 3, 2017 - Charleston, SC , USA - This weekend, for the third time in Class history, the U.S. Melges 24 Class Association (USM24CA) is excited to bring back its highly-coveted National Championship to Charleston, S.C., graciously hosted by the Charleston Yacht Club (ChYC) on April 7-9. This time however, it also collectively serves as Act 2 of the Quantum World Winter Series, and is Stage 1 of the 2017 NorAm Tour.

Melges 24 Worlds 2016 in Miami - Pierrick Contin

March 29, 2017 - USMCA - Submitted by Brian Hutchinson USA201 -  The MELGES24 Quantum World Winter Series (M24QWWS) returns to historic Charleston on April 7-9 for Act 2 – MELGES24 US NATIONALS, hosted by Charleston Yacht Club.  The Melges 24 class is welcoming to Charleston several new teams hailing from as far as the West Coast and

Dave Alexander - AUS - photo Ally Graham

March 29, 2017 - Adelaide, Australia -  Story by Marc Ablett, DownUnderSail - Dave Alexander and crew sailed their way to a dominating overall victory after the second leg of the Vostok Europe Melges 24 Regatta at Adelaide Sailing Club earlier this month (March 17-19), winning the final six races of the event.

Kevin Welch Melges 24 Mikey Pierrick Contin

March 14, 2017 - Miami, USA - Bacardi Miami Sailing Week delivered nine amazing races in 2017, and at the top — 2017 Melges 24 Bacardi Champion Kevin Welch on Mikey with crew members Jason Rhodes, Ian Sloan, Serena Vilage and Ross McDonald.

Bombarda ITA841 Melges 24 Europeans 2016

March 8, 2017 – IM24CA - Although the 2017 is well underway, the Melges 24 worldwide final ranking results of 2016 have been published now and International Melges 24 Class Association IM24CA interviewed the winners of the rankings. The winners both of the world and continental rankings will be perpetuated to the Melges 24 World Ranking Hall of Fame 

2017 Melges 24 US Nationals

March 2, 2017 - Charleston, US - All Melges 24s are cordially invited to attend and race the 2017 National Championship in Charleston, South Carolina on April 7-9 hosted at the Charleston Yacht Club. A wealth of information from logistics and accommodations, etc. are all available at the Official Event Website.

Portoroz SLO

February 21, 2017 - Porotoroz, Slovenia -  The Melges 24 Italian Class together with its member Davide Stulle is willing to organize two training weekends in Portoroz, Slovenia before the first event of the Melges 24 European Sailing Series. Dates would be March 31-April 2 and April 7-9. Any boats who would like to train can join the great offer made by the Marina Portoroz.