REGISTRATION OPEN FOR 2019 MELGES 24 NORTH AMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIP HOSTED BY GRAND TRAVERSE YACHT CLUB, AUGUST 15-18
The 2019 Melges 24 North American Championship (NAC)hosted by the Grand Traverse Yacht Club (GTYC) in Traverse City, Mich., is now open for entries. Already, 26 teams have signed up for two days of practice and tuning followed by three extravagant days of world-class, championship racing on the warm waters of West Grand Traverse Bay.
Supported by the International Melges 24 Class Association (IM24CA) in conjunction with the U.S Melges 24 Class Association (USMCA), all boat owners worldwide are invited to register and race. The Class anticipates big-fleet racing with as many as 40-50 teams on the line.
Visit the Official 2019 Melges 24 North American Championship Yachtscoring Site and Register Online. An early entry fee is in effect until May 31, 2019. The Notice of Race (NOR) is also available for full and complete event details.
The NAC marks the first of three major regattas during the Fall in North America. The Canadian National Championship happens on September 19-22 in Tecumseh, Ontario, Canada, followed by the legendary Fall Championship in Lake Geneva, Wisc. (the home of the Melges 24) on October 5-6.