Notice Of Race And Entry Form Now Available For The 2009 Melges 32 U.S. National Championship, July 24-26
18 June 2009
The Notice of Race (NOR) and Entry Form for the 2009 Melges 32 U.S. National Championship slated for July 24-26, hosted by the California Yacht Club (CYC) is now available.
Download A NOR | Download An Entry Form
This will be the fourth U.S. National Championship for the Melges 32. This year the event travels to the West Coast for some of the most tactically challenging, top-notch one design racing.
"We look forward to having three days of tactical racing on Santa Monica Bay for these world class sailors and their competitive, fun one-design boats. It will show case these boats for expansion of the Class in the Los Angeles Southern California area," says Regatta Chairman Bill Moore.
Be sure to also to Download The Marina Del Rey Brochure, graciously supplied by Chairman Moore. If you have never been to this area before, if offers some great insite to near-by accommodations, restaurants and features a nice layout of the vicinity.
"This is such a great time to sail on the West Coast and experience California style one design yachting," says Stephen Pugh, North American Fleet President. "The Melges 32 is what makes it all exciting, challenging and extremely competitive. This event also presents teams the perfect opportunity to warm up to an awesome North Americans in early September."
More information can be found online at the official Nationals Website, from race documents to local services and weather links.
Melges Performance Sailboats will be onsite at Nationals with parts, service and five-star customer service. They will be there ready to assist racers with questions, tips, tricks — all the good stuff to help Melges 32s go fast! "Great customer service and support! Melges is the way to go!", "Great people and easy to deal with, very helpful by phone or e-mail", "Excellent customer service from expertly knowledgeable people. I never have to wonder about an order from Melges and if I have to call to ask a question they always are ready to respond promptly." - This is what Melges customers have to say! Everyone is encouraged to stop by and say hello, or visit and shop online prior to the championship at Melges.com.
CALLING ALL COMPETITORS : RACE DOCS DEADLINE
All teams expecting to compete are required to submit all crew and owner declarations by July 3rd to IM32CA Class Admin, Joy Dunigan via e-mail or fax to: +1 (912) 756-6728.
MORE WEST COAST RACING TO COME
The Nationals is one of three amazing West Coast events scheduled for the class in 2009. The very first Melges 32 North American Championship takes place on September 6-8, hosted by the Sausalito Yacht Club, Download A NOR & Register Online. Last, but certainly not least is the 2009 Rolex Big Boat Series on September 10-13 at the St. Francis Yacht Club. Download A NOR.
Stay close to the official Web site of the International Melges 32 Class Association for race reports, photos and video interviews will be delivered each day. Subscribe to the IM32CA RSS Feed, or tune into the Official Melges 32 Blog for the latest race updates as it's happening. Join the Melges 32 on Twitter.