US Sailing Olympic Development Program to support the Midwest High Performance Sailing Camp

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8 August 2017

Midwest High Performance Sailing Camp Melges 14 ODP

US Sailing Olympic Development Program to support the Midwest High Performance Sailing Camp

LAKE GENEVA, Wisc. (Aug. 8, 2017) – The Midwest’s top junior sailors will sail Melges 14s September 22-24 in the Midwest High Performance Sailing Camp.

These sailors will receive Olympic-class coaching in one of the hottest new one-design sailboats. It’s a great opportunity to get connected with the US Sailing Olympic Development Program.

The event is organized by Melges and the Melges 14 Class, supported by the US Sailing Olympic Development Program and hosted by the Geneva Lake Sailing School at the Buddy Melges Sailing Center in Fontana, Wisconsin. The cost is $170 per sailor and covers food and a t-shirt. The application deadline is August 31.

 

Apply here – Deadline 8/31: bit.ly/ODPMidwestCamp

Questions – Marek Valasek: sail@glss.org

Charter Boat Arrangements – Andy Burdick: andy@melges.com

 

Midwest High Performance Sailing Camp Melges 14 ODP

 

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About Melges Performance Sailboats
For more than 70 years, Melges has proudly delivered superior-built scows and sportboats around the world — New to the Melges family are the Melges 14 and Melges 40. Melges Performance Sailboats provides continuous customer service and product support unlike anyone else. Every Melges boat is signed, sealed, endorsed and delivered race ready by the best, for the best. For more information, visit Melges.com.

About the Melges 14
Built by Melges Performance Sailboats and designed by Reichel/Pugh, the Melges 14 is a modern singlehanded one-design made for one or two people. With its large cockpit and open transom, there’s never a need to bail. The carbon mast and boom complement its flexible sail plan with three rigs: Gold, Blue and Red. With boats in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa, the Melges 14 has emerged as a high performance one-design fleet. Sailors can order a custom Melges 14 dolly, easily car top it or tow it behind any vehicle. It’s a perfect beach boat, family sailboat or a one-design racing platform. It’s speed, quality, durability, comfort and fun wrapped into one dynamic sailing package. For more information, visit Melges14.com.

For more information on this story, contact:
Hannah Noll, Melges Performance Sailboats
Hannah@melges.com · (262) 275-1110