COMPETITOR ANNOUNCEMENT NO. 1 : 2019 North American Championship

Dear Melges 24 Teams:

As a registered competitor for the 2019 North American Championship, please read the list below of very important items required to complete your entry:

Please make sure you have paid your entry fee. If not, you can do so by logging into the Owner's Corner here:

Each Melges 24 shall produce a valid measurement certificate before the close of registration at 1800 hrs Aug 15, 2019. Documents may be submitted before registration to IM24CA Administrator Piret Salmistu via email at

Per NOR Item No. 21, proof of insurance is required for every Melges 24. You may send this document in advance to Regatta Chairman, Scot Zimmerman at

Class Membership is required for all Melges 24 Owners and Drivers (if not the Owner). For all U.S. boats, you will join online at this link here. Competing teams from outside the U.S. should View this complete National Class Directory regarding joining their respective National Class.

For boats that qualify for the Corinthian division, sailors shall submit a Corinthian Declaration Form that includes sailor classifications, World Sailing sailor ID numbers and date of expiration to USM24CA Admin no later than July 31, 2019. Entries accepted on or after August 1, 2019, shall not be eligible for the Corinthian Trophy and will sail in the open division. If you believe your team qualifies for the all- amateur division, complete the online Corinthian Declaration form:

Taking care of these basic entry items in advance will ensure a problem-free check-in when we meet you in Traverse City!