A Winning History in The Melges 20 Class

Your Melges 20 gives you exhilarating speed in a simple, sleek shell. Capture every knot with 3Di sails from North. With multiple cuts to choose from, you’ll find the ideal asymmetric spinnaker for the conditions. Combine those with your trusted North 3Di mainsail and jib, and feel the performance of your Melges 20.

Melges 20 NEWS

How wide is your groove? Sounds like a question from the ‘60s, doesn’t it? In this story, North expert Skip Dieball explains the upwind groove and tells us what to… Read More

“Winning the Europeans is a like a cherry on top of a cake,” says Filippo Pacinotti, skipper of the 2019 Melges 20 European champion Brontolo Racing. Along with trimmer Federico… Read More

  North Sails Melges 20 Class Expert, Giulio Desiderato, called tactics onboard the winning Argentinian boat, Boogie 2.0 during the Melges 20 World League Event 2. The three day event… Read More

All sailboats have a different feel when you steer them. Some have a naturally heavy windward helm, and some have very neutral or sometimes even leeward helm. All things being… Read More

Starting a World Championship with a deep score can be tough, but it was no match for Alessandro Rombelli’s team STIG. Having 16 points on the scoreboard after just one… Read More

In a single weekend, North Sails customers and experts filled the #NSVictoryList with numerous podium finishes from around the globe. On Monday morning, the North Sails office was buzzing with… Read More

Melges 20 Results

2021 Victory
World League – Act 1
Igor Rytov
1*, 3*, 4, 6, 7, 9, 10
2021 Victory
Winter Series Event 3
Drew Freides
1, 3, 4, 5*
2020 Victory
World Championship
Filippo Pacinotti
1, 2*, 4, 5, 6*, 8, 9*
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