Tag: Melges 24

LIGHTER WINDS DO NOT AFFECT THE LEADERBOARD

Nefeli (GER673) kicked-off the third event of the Melges 24 European Sailing Series in style, posting two race wins, a third and a second place on day one and defending its lead ahead of Arkanoe by Montura (ITA809) with two second places and another bullet on day two.

LIGHT AIR CHALLENGES THE FLEET

A light breeze prevented the Race Committee of the Marina Portoroz Melges 24 Regatta 2019, the first event of the 2019 Melges 24 European Sailing Series, from getting more than one race sailed today. Some increase in wind is forecast for tomorrow, while tonight sees the Melges 24 Sailors Dinner take place in the Marina Portoroz.

DIFFICULT CONDITIONS FAVOUR CORINTHIANS

The Marina Portorož Melges 24 Regatta, first event in the 2019 Melges 24 European Sailing Series, started with a delay on shore until the southerly wind wrinkled the bay. Thirty teams representing ten nations from all over the Europe managed to complete three races with team Lenny emerging as the early leader.