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US 2016 Nationals

By Brian Hutchinson - With sunny skies, fresh breeze and explosive Fall colors Lake Geneva served up a wide range of vintage lake sailing conditions for STAGE 2 of the MELGES242016 NORTH AMERICAN TOURThe 2016 MELGES24 US NATIONALCHAMPIONSHIP.

Melges 24 European Sailing Series

October 15, 2016 – IM24CA - Andrea Racchelli’s ALTEA from Italy in overall ranking and Miles Quinton’s GILL RACE TEAM from Great Britain in Corinthian (professionals not allowed) division celebrated their victory of the Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2016 in Luino on October 9, where during the Lino Favini Cup - the final event of the Melges 24 European Sailing Series - took place.

Line Honoros Melges 24 US Nationals 2016 video

October 12, 2016 - Lake Geneva, WI, US - Great footage of 2016 Line Honors Melges 24 U.S. Nationals held on October 7-9 in Lake Geneva Ycht Club. Video edited by Marc Noel, the President of Canadian  Melges 24 Class Association at Okanagan Sailing.

Melges 24 U.S. Nationals 2016

October 9, 2016 - Lake Geneva, WI, United States -  The Line Honors 2016 Melges 24 U.S. National Championship concluded today, hosted by the Lake Geneva Yacht Club (LGYC) Forty seven teams traveled to participate from all across North America and around the world to race the U.S. Melges 24 Class Association’s (USMCA) biggest event.

Coppa Lino Favini 2016

October 9, 2016 – Luino, Italy – Melges 24 European Sailing Series has concluded with a total of eight races sailed during the final event of Lino Favini Cup considered also as the Swiss Open Championship and the final event for the Melges 24 European and Italian Series.

Lino Favini Cup 2016 Day 2

October 8, 2016 – Luino, Italy – Sunny Saturday in Luino has seen another three successful races at the second day of the Lino Favini Cup, bringing closer the finale of the 2016 Melges 24 European Sailing Series and Melges 24 Italian Series and changing the positions in the leader board. Italian teams and one Hungarian team now in top bring the same flag colours to the event results. 

EFG in Luino

October 7, 2016 – Luino, Italy – The first day of the Lino Favini Cup in Luino, which brought twenty two teams from eight countries to conclude the 2016 Melges 24 European Sailing Series and Melges 24 Italian Series, presents very exciting leader board after three races held in southerly winds on Lake Maggiore. Close racing ended with five Italian teams leading and four of them with tied points. 

Monsoon

October 7, 2016 - Lake Geneva, WI, US - The Line Honors 2016 Melges 24 U.S. National Championship comes home this weekend to Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, hosted by the Lake Geneva Yacht Club (LGYC) Teams have traveled to participate from all across North America and around the world to race the U.S.

Coppa Lino Favini 2016

October 6, 2016 - Luino, Italy - 2016 Melges 24 European Sailing Series will come to an end in Luino, Italy this weekend with the 13th edition of the Lino Favini Cup (Coppa Lino Favini), considered also as the Melges 24 Swiss Open Championship 2016 and the 4th Act of the 2016 Melges 24 Italian Series. The final regatta of the European season is organised by the Associazione Velica Alto Verbano (AVAV) in collaboration with International Melges 24 Class and Melges 24 Italian Class Associations. 

Coppa Lino Favini 2016

October 6, 2016 - Luino, Italy – 2016 Melges 24 European Sailing Series will come to an end in Luino, Italy this weekend with the 13th edition of the Lino Favini Cup (Coppa Lino Favini), considered also as the Melges 24 Swiss Open Championship 2016 and the 4th Act of the 2016 Melges 24 Italian Series. The final regatta of the European season is organised by the Associazione Velica Alto Verbano (AVAV) in collaboration with International Melges 24 Class and Melges 24 Italian Class Associations.