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Call For Board Nominations Open, 2018-2020 Elections Coming Up

The International Melges 20 Class Association (IM20CA) is now accepting nominations from anyone wishing to serve as a board member of the class for the 2018-2020 term. Full Story.

Freides Wins Melges 20 World Championship

After eight races, eight varied race winners and a wide range of racing conditions, Drew Friedes' PACIFIC YANKEE with tactician Morgan Reeser and crew member Charlie Smythe have captured their very first major international title in the Melges 20 Class, that of World Champions Full Story.

Change of Pace at Melges 20 Worlds

After two days of perfect Southwest Newport breeze, Day Three of the Melges 20 World Championship dawned sunny skies and warm temps, but no wind. Full Story.

Newport Delivers More of a Good Thing at Melges 20 World Championship

As the fleet blasted off the line to start Race Four, sailors quickly figured out that while the breeze direction was the same as the day before, Day Two had a new bag of tricks. Full Story.

Surfin’ the Sou’Wester

Tourists come to Newport for fall foliage and clam chowder. Sailors come for yachting history and the legendary Newport Sou'wester Breeze which arrived on Day One of the 2017 Melges 20 World Championship. Full Story.

2017 Melges 20 World Championship Kicks Off

The biggest event of the entire 2017 Melges 20 World League season gets underway this week, October 2-7, hosted by the New York Yacht Club Full Story.

2017 Melges 20 World League Enters Critical Stage of the Season

The Melges World League — the official, international circuit of the Melges 20 fleet is alive and well as it continues to progress, offering a long and competitive 2017 racing season thus far. Full Story.

Rytov Conquers the 2017 Melges 20 World League, European Division

All the success goes to Igor Rytov’s RUSSIAN BOGATYRS who has confirmed that he is the strongest team this season in the International Melges 20 Class fleet. Full Story.

Rytov Takes Control of Russian Open

At the tip top of the standings, Igor Rytov’s RUSSIAN BOGATYRS holds an impressive 12-point lead over second place finisher Achille Onorato/Matteo Savelli sailing MASCALZONE LATINO, JR. Leonid Altukhov’s RUS-199 is seated third Full Story.

No Breeze On Day One at Russian Open

Teams were all dressed up and unable to race on opening day at the 2017 Russian Open, hosted by Fraglia Della Vela Riva due to lack of breeze. Full Story.

Riva del Garda Pours the Final Fuel on the Fire at Russian Open

The Melges 20 World League, European Division has arrived at its fifth and final destination in 2017 as Fraglia Della Vela Riva plays host to the Russian Open Full Story.

CA No. 1: Melges 20 World League - Riva del Garda, Russian Open

We are looking forward to seeing everyone in Riva del Garda for the final event of the 2017 Melges 20 World League, European Division and Russian Open happening September 1-3 Full Story.

Freides Crowned Melges 20 U.S. National Champ

A massive round of congratulations is in order for newly crowned Drew Freides on PACIFIC YANKEE. He and his team which includes Morgan Reeser and Charlie Smythe are the 2017 Melges 20 U.S. National Champions. Full Story.

Newport Long Haul

The sunny skies on Day One of the 2017 Melges 20 U.S. National Championship hosted by Sail Newport were replaced with low flying southerly squalls and an on-time 1100 start Full Story.

A Pacific Yankee Doodle Dandy Opening Day

On a traditional sunny, summer day, Newport is known for giving sailors a headfake with a weak, northerly, morning breeze, only to have that fade into a solid, southwest seabreeze. Full Story.

Newport Pow Wow

Summer sailing and racing in Newport is at its seasonal high point and smack dab in the middle of it all, is the 2017 Melges 20 U.S. National Championship hosted by Sail Newport happening on August 17-19 Full Story.

From Russia With Love - Rytov Crowned 2017 Melges 20 European Champion

Congratulations to 2017 Melges 20 European Champions Igor Rytov at the helm of RUSSIAN BOGATYRS and crew members Konstantin Besputin and Anton Sergeev. Full Story.

Rytov Continues to Defend Lead at 2017 Melges 20 European Championship

As Rytov tightens his grasp on the lead at the Europeans, the Melges 20 World League fleet anticipates a very intense final day of racing in Šibenik Full Story.

Russian Bogatyrs Rule After Four Races At 2017 European Championship

Day two in Šibenik, Croatia at the 2017 Melges 20 European Championship delivered three races and as predicted, two of the fleets toughest teams are seated at the top of the scoreboard each sharing in equal points with two more days of racing left to complete. Full Story.

Novoselov’s ‘Victor’ Commands 2017 Melges 20 European Championship

Boiling temperatures, light winds and great aggression — these were the key elements of opening day at the 2017 Melges 20 European Championship taking place in Šibenik, Croatia. Full Story.

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