Talamone - Next Up For Sailing Series® Melges 20
8 June 2016
Talamone, Italy - The Melges 20 International fleet will inch closer to reaching critical mass in lovely Talamone, Italy for the third act of the Sailing Series®. As we look ahead to three amazing days of racing that will include a total of eight races, forty teams are set and ready to go representing an impressive ten nations.
With two events complete and two to go prior to the World Championship in Scarlino on August 25-28, the competition will be intense.
Atop the 2016 Sailing Series® ranking is Richard Davies aboard Section 16 with a big lead, eleven points over current runner-up Guido Miani on Out of Reach. Michael Illbruck’s Pinta is storming the competition seated in third. Alessandro Rombelli’s STIG and Matteo Marenghi Vaselli’s Raya complete the top five. View the Current 2016 Sailing Series® Ranking.
MEDIA AND RACING COVERAGE
As with other Melges 20 events in Europe and around the world, racing updates will be posted online at the Official Melges 20 Facebook Page. Tune in for the latest racing information, results, video interviews, and photos. Race reports, press releases and photos will be made available online each day post racing at melges20.com.