From Savona to Marina di Ravenna, The Audi Melges 20 Gets People Talking

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1 December 2009

The last week-end the Audi Melges 20 Winter Tune-in Savona arrived at its second act. Despite the bad weather conditions in all north-Itlay area, the passion and the lust for sailing won. On saturday a great wind from South allowed an exciting training session.

"The growing number of teams that are taking advantage of this quietness from races for training is significant" says Federico Michetti, CEO of Melges Europe . "A crucial thing is put solid basis to work on before starting the new competitive season. This is surely the key element in the creation of a successful team"

Yesterday rainy day didn't affect the schedule of Winter Tune- Up. With heavy sea and 6 kn wind conditions it has been useful to make a lot of speed-test in order to develop the technical skills of helmsman. With the partnership of Savona's Assonautica, it has been possible to accomplish the Audi Melges 20 sea tests for people interested in entering the Melges's World. The last appointment of Winter Tune-Up is on 12-13th December.

Even in Marina di Ravenna the Audi Melges 20 has been noted for his incredibles performances. On Sunday took place the second date of Winter Championship. More than 70 boats were on the starting line and with 15-20 wind knots the Audi Melges 20 highlights himself winning the second race in his class and obtaining the second place in the first race. A lot of fans appreciated the Audi Melges 20 sea tests carried out during the previous days, enjoying the boat's simplicity and speed even with light wind conditions.

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