NORTH RESULTS

2016

Worlds 1,2,3*,4,5*,7
North Americans
1,2*,3,4*,8,10
US Nationals
1,2,3
Russian Open
1
European Series Overall
1,2
European Series Act 4
2,3,4,5
European Series Act 1
2,3
Miami Winter #1
1,2,3,4,6
Miami Winter #2
1,2,3,4*,5,8,9
Miami Winter #3
1,2,4,5,7,8
Monaco Series
1st

2015

Worlds
1,2*,3,4,5,6
Pacific Coast
1,2,4,5,6,7
Summer Keelboat Invite
1,2,3,4,5
Summer Sportboat SF
1,2,3
Melges Rocks
1,2

2014

Worlds 1,4,5,7,8,10
Newport Regatta
1
Bacardi Miami SW
1,2,3
Long Beach Race Week
1,3
Miami Winter #2
1*,3,4,6,7,8
Charleston RW 2*,4,5,7,8,9,10

2013

Worlds
1
Nationals
1,3,5,6,9*,10
North Americans
1,3,5,6,9,10
Pre-Worlds, Miami #1
1
Charleston RW
2*,3,4,5,8,10
Miami Winter Series Event 2 1*,2
Miami Winter Series Event 1 1

2012

Nationals
2,4,5,6,7,8,9
Charleston RW 1
Miami Championship 1,3,4,5,6,8,1

2011

Newport Bacardi Week
1
Miami Bacardi Cup 1,2,3

2010

Audi Gold Cup 1,2*,3,4*,5,6*,7,8*
Audi Cup Series Scarlino 1*,2*,3*
Miami Race Week 1
Miami Winter Series Event 1
1,4,5,6,7,8
Miami Winter Series Event 2
1,3,5




M20 Gallery
2016 Melges 20 Worlds
Congratulations Michael Illbruck and team Pinta!
© NS/ZGN
Melges 20 2016 European Series
Congratulations team Out of Reach!
2016 Melges Rock Regatta
Congratulations Drew Freides and team Pacific Yankee.
© JOY | Melges 20 Class Association
2015 Melges Worlds
Congratulations John Kilroy! North 1,2*,3,4,4,5,6!
© JOY | Melges 20 Class Association
2015 Melges 20 Worlds
1,2*,3,4,5,6 powered by North!
© JOY | Melges 20 Class Association

MELGES 20 SAILS


North is proud to announce the Melges 20 2016 sail line. After many hours of testing and the incredible results our sails achieved at the 2015 Worlds in San Francisco we are confident to offer the FASTEST sails available in the market and yet, extremely USER-FRIENDLY designs that are forgiving and powerful.

 © NS/ZGN Congratulations Michael Illbruck and team Pinta -  2016 World Champions!

1,2,3*,4,5,6*,7
powered by North Sails

Sail inventory:
Pinta: M16 mainsail, LM Jib and V4-2R & R2

Read interview Freddy Michetti


Congratulations Guido Miani and team Out of Reach for winning the 2106 European Series!

Overall Series:

1. Guido Miani
Out of Reach, powered by North Sails
2. Michael Illbruck  Pinta, powered by North Sails

Sail inventories:
Out of Reach: M16 mainsail, LM Jib and PZR & R3 spinnakers
Pinta:
M16 mainsail, LM Jib and V4 & R2 spinnakers



AP-6 Mainsail

Dominant at the 2015 Worlds, the AP-6 mainsail is your choice for speed and performance for the 2016 circuit.

The AP-6 mainsail is built using North's exclusive 3DL technology. A 3DL sail stretches less for its weight, holds its design shape over a wider wind range and retains its designed shape longer than conventionally built sails.

The AP-6 3DL mainsail features:

  • Performance roach
  • 2 Leech battens
  • 3 Full length battens
  • Insignia
  • Sail numbers
  • Roll bag


  • Order Online  - USA only or, contact the Melges 20 experts or your local North Sails dealer.

    M-16 Mainsail

    The M-16 mainsail is built using North's exclusive 3DL technology. A 3DL sail stretches less for its weight, holds its design shape over a wider wind range and retains its designed shape longer than conventionally built sails.

    The M-16 3DL mainsail features:

  • Performance roach
  • 2 Leech battens
  • 3 Full length battens
  • Insignia
  • Sail numbers
  • Roll bag


  • Order Online  - USA only or, contact the Melges 20 experts or your local North Sails dealer.


    LM All-Purpose Jib
    (Formerly J11-B)

    Designed to be a powerful all-purpose jib that excels in all conditions. It features a fuller profile when compared to the MH design.

    The LM Jib is also made form North's exclusive 3DL technology which allows the jib to hold its shape over a wide wind range.

  • 2 Vertical Battens
  • Roll Bag



  • Order Online  - USA only or, contact the Melges 20 experts or your local North Sails dealer.



    MH Jib

    The MH Jib features a flatter vertical profile well suited to stronger winds and flat water.

    The MH Jib is also made form North's exclusive 3DL technology which allows the jib to hold its shape over a wide wind range.

  • 2 Vertical Battens
  • Roll Bag


  • Order Online  - USA only or, contact the Melges 20 experts or your local North Sails dealer.


    V4-2R Reacher

    The V-4 Reacher is recommended for winds above 10 knots. Manufactured from Dynakote 75 spinnaker cloth. Also available in AirX 650.

    The V-4 features:

  • Radial construction
  • Two-spinnaker take down patches
  • Sail bag


  • Order Online  - USA only or, contact the Melges 20 experts or your local North Sails dealer.


    R-3 Runner

    The R-3  is recommended for winds 0-15 knots. Manufactured from Dynakote 75 spinnaker cloth. Also available in AirX 650.

    The R-3 features:

  • Radial construction
  • Two-spinnaker take down patches
  • Sail bag


  • Order Online  - USA only or, contact the Melges 20 experts or your local North Sails dealer.

    Contact the  Melges 20 Experts for additional information and questions about our products.

    Tuning your Melges 20 for Speed

    >> Download the North Melges 20 Tuning Guide (Updated January 2016!)



    Have a Question? Ask the Melges 20 Experts


    For additional information contact the North Melges 20 Experts:

    EUROPE

    FEDERICO MICHETTI , Italy
    ANDREA CASALE, Italy
    GIULIO DESIDERATO, Italy

    NORTH AMERICA

    HARRY MELGES, Zenda
    ANDY BURDICK, Zenda
    VINCE BRUN, San Diego
    TIM HEALY, Rhode Island
    MAX SKELLEY, Chesapeake
    JEREMY WILMOT, Connecticut


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