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Melges 32 World Championship images by Max Ranchi

by Max Ranchi Photography on 21 Sep 2013
Races 2, 3, 4 - 2013 Melges 32 World Championship © Max Ranchi Photography http://www.maxranchi.com
Enjoy these images from races 2, 3 and 4 of the Melges 32 World Championship by photographer Max Ranchi.









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