After three days of racing in Riva del Garda, ITA-854 Maidollis, owned by Gian Luca Perego
with Carlo Fracassoli at the helm, Enrico Fonda at tactics, Stefano Lagi, Giovanni Ferrari and "Tano" Felci is the winner of Show #2 of 2017 Melges24 Tour valid as National Championship and Race 2 of 2017 European Sailing Series.
Three birds in one shot for the team second ranked at last Worlds in Miami. A result which confirms the good level of our crew capable to control the two strong American teams (USA-851, USA-848) and the best Europeans crews they all did their best to catch the 854 during the weekend.
Altea ITA-722, Racchelli/Ceradini, is fourth at just 3 points from the podium.
Great result for ITA-778 Taki 4 which gets the first place in the Cortinthians Division and the fifth place at 5 points from Altea in overall.
Super-fast the second and third Coorinthian Teams on the podium, GBR-694 and EST-790, ranked 7th and 11th in the overall scoring list.
The date of 2018 Melges24 European Championship has been announced at the opening ceremony: August 4th - 10th 2018
An other event will be arranged about one month before in the same area in order to train all teams inside the Wind Machine before the continental event.